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" Built nobly, pure the air, and light the soil ; Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence, native to famous wits Or hospitable, in her sweet recess, City or suburban, studious walks and shades. See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's... "
The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine - Page 47
1866
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...walks and shades;0 See there the olive-grove of Academe,0 Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird0 Trills her thick-warbled notes the summer long, There flowery hill Hymettus with the sound0 Of bees' industrious murmur oft invites To studious musing; there Ilissus rolls0 His whispering...
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John Milton: Paradise regained and Samson Agonistes

John Martin Evans - Literary Collections - 2003 - 396 pages
...-there " the Attie Bird / Trills her thiek-warbl'd notes the summer long ; / There fWry hill Hymtttus with the sound / Of Bees industrious murmur oft invites / To studious musing ; there Ilissus rolls / E|er whispering stream" l4.244-250). Building upon these lures, Satan reeommends to...
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The Poetics of Melancholy in Early Modern England

Douglas Trevor - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 252 pages
...that seems too good to be true: City or suburban, studious walks and shades; See there the olive-grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird...industrious murmur oft invites To studious musing (4.243-249) Golden Age Athens, with its thriving intellectual community, its various walks, its hilltops...
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Caribbean Legion: Patriots, Politicians, Soldiers of Fortune, 1946-1950

Charles. Ameringer - Political Science - 2010
...nanve to famous wits Or hospitable, in her sweet recess, City or suburhan, studious walks and shades; See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird Trills her thick -warbled notes the summer long. — John Milton, Paradise Regained, bk. iv, line 240 Luck or...
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Oxford

Edward Thomas - Oxford (England) - 2005 - 227 pages
...same stream of verse, while I saw the Christ Church groves, the Hinksey Hills, and the grey Isis — See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement,...industrious murmur oft invites To studious musing; there Ilissus rolls His whispering stream. But the dark entry to the city, on the western side, suddenly...
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Northrop Frye on Milton and Blake, Volume 16

Northrop Frye, Angela Esterhammer - Literary Collections - 2005 - 490 pages
...native to famous wits Or hospitable, in her sweet recess, City or Suburban, studious walks and shades; See there the Olive Grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attic Bird Trills her thick-warbl'd notes the summer long, There flowrie hill Hymettus with the sound Of Bees industrious...
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