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" Though Somnus in Homer be sent to rouse up Agamemnon, I find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer were but to act our antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America, and they are already past their first sleep in... "
Poems - Page 113
by Samuel Rogers - 1834 - 295 pages
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The Harvard Monthly, Volumes 27-28

1899
...Agamemnon, I find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer were but to act our Antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep ? or have slumbering thoughts...
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Miscellanies, ęsthetic and literary: to which is added The theory of life ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1880 - 442 pages
...secogitations,—making tables of cobwebbes, and wildernesses of handsome groves. To keep our eyes open longer were but to act our Antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia." Think you, my dear Friend, that there ever was such a reason given before for going to bed at midnight;—to...
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Sir Thomas Browne's Religio Medici: Urn Burial, Christian Morals, and Other ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1886 - 262 pages
...I find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer, were but to act our Antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia. Btft who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep t or have slumbering thoughts...
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A History of Elizabethan Literature

George Saintsbury - English literature - 1887 - 471 pages
...Cyrus, where he determines that it is time to go to bed, because " to keep our eyes open longer were but to act our antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia." A fancy so whimsical as this, and yet so admirable in its whimsies, requires a style in accordance...
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Miscellaneous Notes and Queries, Volumes 9-10

Questions and answers - 1892
...I find no such effect in the,se drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer, were but to act our Antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep ? or have slumbering thoughts...
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The Sewanee Review, Volume 11

American fiction - 1903
...Agamemnon, I find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer were but to act our antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep? or have slumbering thoughts...
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Miscellaneous Literary, Scientific, and Historical Notes ..., Volumes 9-10

1892
...Agamemnon, I find no such effect in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer, were but to act our Antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep ? or have slumbering thoughts...
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English Prose: Selections : with Critical Introductions by Various ..., Volume 2

Sir Henry Craik - English prose literature - 1894
...Agamemnon, I find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer were but to act our antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep ? or have slumbering thoughts...
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English Prose: Selections, Volume 2

Sir Henry Craik - English prose literature - 1894
...Agamemnon, I find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer were but to act our antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep ? or have slumbering thoughts...
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Sir Thomas Browne's Hydriotaphia and the Garden of Cyrus

Sir Thomas Browne - Gardening - 1896 - 208 pages
...find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes r open longer, were but to act our Antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed JO2 us from everlasting sleep? or have slumbering thoughts...
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