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" Neither do I think it shame to covenant with any knowing reader, that for some few years yet I may go on trust with him toward the payment of what I am now indebted... "
The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine - Page 281
1866
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review

Religion - 1849
...hour of execution arrived. And as the work was great, so the preparation was great likewise : — " A work not to be raised from the heat of youth, or the vapors of wine, like that which flows at waste from the pen of some vulgar amorist, or the trencher...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1850
...whose mquisitorious and tyrannical duncery no free and splendid wit can flourish. Neither do I think it yś4л – `% H]|3TX T nE2 jj n T"C̑F % [" ʕK jt" ' 7 Ƶ h:< A C :Q/F [p ܚ GT S E | 1 am now indebted, as being a work not to be raised from the heat of youth or the vapours of wine ;...
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The Guardian, Volumes 32-33

Conduct of life - 1881
...himself the experience and the practice of all that which is praiseworthy." " Neither do I think it shame to covenant with any knowing reader that for some few years yet I may go on trust toward the payment of what I am now indebted, as being not a work to be ra:sed from the best of youth,...
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The Paradise Lost

John Milton - Bible - 1850 - 542 pages
...of the qualifications which he regarded as requisite and which he hoped to employ in preparing it: "A work not to be raised from the heat of youth or the vapors of wine ; nor to be obtained of dame Memory and her siren daughters, but by devout prayer to...
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The Biblical Repository and Classical Review, Volume 5

Theology - 1849
...hour of execution arrived. And as the work was great, so the preparation was great likewise: — " A work not to be raised from the heat of youth, or the vapors of wine, like that which flows at waste from the pen of some vulgar amorist, or the trencher...
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Success in Life: The Lawyer

Louisa Caroline Tuthill - Judges - 1850 - 177 pages
...of God, rarely bestowed." Yet so conscious was he of the " gift," that he deems himself prepared for a " work," " not to be raised from the heat of youth, or the vapors of wine, like that which flows at waste from the pen of some vulgar amourist, or the trencher...
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The works of John Milton in verse and prose, with a life of the ..., Volume 3

John Mitford - 1851
...doe I think it mame to covnant with any knowing reader, that for fome few yeers yet I may go on truft with him toward the payment of what I am now indebted, as being a work not to be rays'd from the heat of youth, or the vapours of wine, 'like that which flows at waft from the pen...
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Paradise Lost

John Milton - Authors, English - 1851 - 415 pages
...of the " Reformation of Chureh Government," in 1641 : — "Neither do I think it shame to eovenant with any knowing reader, that for some few years yet I may go on trust with him towards the payment of what I am now indebted, as being a work not to bo raised from the heat of youth,...
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London in Modern Times, or, Sketches of the great metropolis during the last ...

London - London (England) - 1851 - 192 pages
...and public civility, to allay the perturbation of the mind, and set the affections in right tune ; a work not to be raised from the heat of youth, or the vapours of wine, nor to be obtained by the invocation of dame Memory and her syren daughters, but by devout prayer to...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1852
...for the task he has left on record, while the project was yet but in embryo.—" I do not think it shame to covenant with any knowing reader, that, for...with him toward the payment of what I am now indebted (an heroic poem,) as being a work not to be raised from the heat of youth, or the vapours of wine;...
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