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" There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought. "
THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF SAMUEL ROGERS - Page 446
by EPES SARGENT - 1854
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A Manual of English Literature, Historical and Critical: With an Appendix on ...

Thomas Arnold - English literature - 1873 - 567 pages
...greater poet than those of the Mincio. With Galileo he had an interview at Florence. 'There was it that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition.' s The 1 Three poets in three distant ages born, Greece, Italy, and England, did adorn. The first in...
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The Reformation

George Park Fisher - Counter-Reformation - 1873 - 620 pages
...; that nothing had there been written now, these many years, but flattery and fustian. There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought." 2 Violations...
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The Reformation

George Park Fisher - Counter-Reformation - 1873 - 620 pages
...; that nothing had there been written now, these many years, but flattery and fustian. There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought." 2 Violations...
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The poetical works John Milton. Repr., with memoir, notes, &c, Issue 477

John Milton - 1873
...wits ; that nothing had been there written now these many years but flattery and fustian. There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought. And though...
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Masterpieces in English Literature, and Lessons in the English Language ...

Homer Baxter Sprague - English literature - 1874 - 437 pages
...wits ; that nothing had been there written now these many years but flattery and fustian. There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition for * Laic {(*r. Aao?, the people), bclonpinc to the laity or people, as distinguished from the clergy:...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton. Edited, with Introductions ..., Volume 1

John Milton, Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1874 - 613 pages
...conversed with Galileo, then old and blind, near Florence. "There it was," he wrote in 1644 (Areopag.), " that I found and " visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisi" tion, for thinking in Astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and " Dominican licensers thought."...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: Memoir of Milton. Paradise lost

John Milton - 1874
...of their contact with Milton. It was either in Florence, or in its close neighbourhood, that he also "found and visited the "famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisi" tion for thinking in Astronomy otherwise than the " Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought."...
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Restormel: A Legend of Piers Gaveston. The Patriot Priest, and Other Verses

Henry Sewell Stokes - 1875 - 212 pages
...but bemoan the servile condition into which learning then was brought.' ' Then it was,' he adds, ' that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought.' That no thanks...
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Restormel ... The patriot priest, and other verses, by the author ..., Issue 759

Henry Sewell Stokes - 1875
...but bemoan the servile condition into which learning then was brought.' ' Then it was,' he adds, ' that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought.' That no thanks...
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The Life of John Milton: Narrated in Connection with the Political ..., Volume 1

David Masson - 1875
...conjectural, he has himself recorded one, the most interesting of all. " There it was," he says, " that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in Astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought."2 The.words...
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