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" Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too profuse to give any certain account of what the mind at home, in the spacious circuits of her musing, hath liberty to propose to herself, though of highest hope and hardest attempting; whether that epic... "
Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of the Tatler ... - Page 34
by Nathan Drake - 1805
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The Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an Introductory Essay ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1858
...might seem too profuse to give any certain account of what the mind at home, in the spacious circuit of her musing, hath liberty to propose to herself,...other two of Virgil and Tasso, are a diffuse, and the bvok of Job a brief, model." — P. 69. THESE latler words deserve particular notice. I do not doubt...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1858 - 762 pages
...England hath had her noble achievements made small by the unskilful handling of monks and mechanics. Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too...circuits of her musing, hath liberty to propose to herself,1 though of highest hope and hardest attempting ; whether that epic form whereof the two poems...
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The Complete Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: With an ..., Volume 4

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1858
...his own transcendent ideal. NOTES ON MILTON. 1807.* (Hayley quotes the following passage : — ) " Time serves not now, and, perhaps, I might seem too...account of what the mind at home, in the spacious circuit of her musing, hath liberty to propose to herself, though of highest hope and hardest attempting...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1859 - 762 pages
...England hath had her noble achievements made small by the unskilful handling of monks and mechanics. Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too...circuits of her musing, hath liberty to propose to herself,1 though of highest hope and hardest attempting ; whether that epic form whereof the two poems...
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A Compendious History of English Literature and of the English ..., Volume 2

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1861
...such as those of Homer and of Virgil, and his own Paradise Lost. Milton's words in full are : — " Time serves not now, and, perhaps, I might seem too...the mind at home, in the spacious circuits of her Amusing, hath liberty to propose to herself, though of highest hope and hardest attempting; whether...
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Selections from the prose writings of John Milton, ed. with memoir, notes ...

John [prose Milton (selected]) - 1862
...England hath had her noble achievements made small by the unskilful handling of monks and mechanics. Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too...Tasso, are a diffuse, and the book of Job a brief model : or whether the rules of Aristotle herein are strictly to be kept, or nature to be followed,...
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A manual of English literature and of the history of the English language ...

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1862 - 536 pages
...such as those of Homer and of Virgil, and his own Paradise Lost. Milton's words in full are : — " Time serves not now, and, perhaps, I might seem too...Tas-so, are a diffuse, and the book of Job a brief, model." Dunster accordingly thinks that we may suppose the model which Milton set before him in his...
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A Manual of English Literature, and of the History of the English Language ...

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1863 - 536 pages
...such as those of Homer and of Virgil, and his own Paradise Lost. Milton's words in full are : — " Time serves not now, and, perhaps, I might seem too...Tasso, are a diffuse, and the book of Job a brief, model." l)unster; accordingly thinks that wo may suppose the model which Milton set before him in his...
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...there ought no regard be sooner had, than to God's glory, by tbe honor and instruction of my country. Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too...of her musing, hath liberty to propose to herself, 1 though of highest hope and hardest attempting; whether that epic form whereof the two poems of Homer,...
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Outlines of English Literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - American literature - 1864 - 489 pages
...Man. We say fortunately, for we know that he long hesitated as to what subject he should choose: — "Time serves not now, and perhaps I might seem too...the spacious circuits of her musing, hath liberty io propose to herself, though of highest hope and hardest attempting. . . . And lastly, what king or...
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