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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 49
1866
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

English poetry - 1840
...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- warbled notes the summer long; There flowery hill Hymettus, with the sound Of bees' industrious...
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A Dictionary, Geographical, Statistical, and Historical: Of the ..., Volume 1

John Ramsay McCulloch - Geography - 1841
...human mind. This important eera in the history of Athens has been beautifully alluded to by Milton: — See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement,...Industrious murmur oft invites To studious musing ; there Ilyssus rolls His whispering stream ; within the walls then view The schools of ancient gaRes ; liis...
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Chapters on the Poets of Ancient Greece

Henry Alford - BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY - 1841 - 263 pages
...REGAINED. JOHN MILTON. Or hospitable, in her sweet recess, City or suburban, studious walks and shades; See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement,...industrious murmur oft invites To studious musing; there Ilissus rolls His whisp'ring stream : within the walls then view The schools of ancient sages : his...
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Advice in the Pursuits of Literature, Containing Historical, Biographical ...

Samuel Lorenzo Knapp - Books and reading - 1841 - 296 pages
...famous native wits, Or hospitable, in her sweet recess, City, or suburban, studious walks and shades ; See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement,...the sound Of bees, industrious murmur oft invites The studious musing ; their Ilissus rolls His whisp'ring stream : within the walls then view The schools...
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A Grammar of the Greek Language: A Practical Grammar of the Attic and Common ...

Alpheus Crosby - Greek language - 1841 - 239 pages
...native to famous will Or hospitable, in her sweet recess, City or suburban, studious walks and shades. See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement,...long ; There flowery hill Hymettus with the sound Of bees1 industrious murmur oft invites To studious musing ; there Ilissus rolls His whispering stream...
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Ruins of Ancient Cities: With General and Particular Accounts of ..., Volume 1

Charles Bucke - Cities and towns, Ancient - 1841
...there the olive groves of Apademe, Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird Thrills her thick-warhled notes the summer long. There, flowery hill, Hymettus,...industrious murmur, oft invites To studious musing; there Ilissus rolls His whispering stream. Within the walls then view The schools of ancient sages ; his...
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Chromatography; Or, A Treatise on Colours and Pigments: And of Their Powers ...

George Field - Artists' materials - 1841 - 424 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,...bird Trills her thick-warbled notes the summer long." MILTON : Paradise Regained, B. iv. 1.243. OLIVE is the third and last of the tertiary colours, and...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...hospitable, in her sweet recess, City or suburban, studious walks and shades. See there the olive-grove nd praise, whose Hymeltus, with the sound Of bees' industrious murmur, oft invites To studious musing; there Ilissus...
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A Grammar of the Greek Language: A Practical Grammar of the Attic and Common ...

Alpheus Crosby - Greek language - 1841 - 239 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 -warbled notes the summer long ; There flowery hill Hymettus with the sound Of bees' industiious...
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A Scripture Herbal

Lady Maria Callcott - Botany, Medical - 1842 - 544 pages
...venerable avenue on the banks of the Ilyssus, set with Plane trees and skirted with olives, which formed " Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird Trills her thick-warbled notes the summer long." * Ecclus. xxiv. 14. POMEGRANATE. Punica Granatum, — Pomegranate. POMEGRANATE. Exod. xxviii. 33, 34.;...
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