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" I am now indented ; as being a work not to be raised from the heat of youth, or the vapours of wine, like that which flows at waste from the pen of some vulgar amorist, or the trencher fury of a rhyming parasite ; nor to be obtained by the invocation... "
Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ... - Page 199
by George Walker - 1825 - 615 pages
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productins of ...

Robert Chambers - 1853
...that for some few years yet I may go on trust witli him toward the payment of what I am now indebted, as being a work not to be raised from the heat of youth or the vapours of wine ; like that which Hows at waste from the pen of some vulgar amorist, or the trencher-fury of a rhyruin; parasite ; nor...
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Selections from the Prose and Poetry of John Milton

John Milton - 1923 - 310 pages
...that for some few years yet I may go on trust with him toward the payment of what I am now indebted, as being a work not to be raised from the heat of...that which flows at waste from the pen of some vulgar amourist, or the trencher fury of a rhyming parasite; nor to be obtained by the invocation of dame...
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The Outline of Literature, Volume 2

John Drinkwater - 1923 - 1136 pages
...reader that, for some years yet I may go on trust with him toward the payment of what I am now indebted, as being a work not to be raised from the heat of youth or the vapours of wine . . . but by devout prayer to that eternal Spirit, who can enrich with all utterance and knowledge...
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The Twentieth Century, Volume 17

1885
...from the prose of Milton to illustrate his less exalted verse : for indeed this poem is at least ' a work not to be raised from the heat of youth, or...pen of some vulgar amorist, or the trencher fury of some rhyming parasite ' such as Wither in homelier and humbler style has branded with no less righteous...
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Faultlines: Cultural Materialism and the Politics of Dissident Reading

Alan Sinfield - 1992 - 365 pages
...in the Defence, Milton finds the logic of divine poetry more compelling: he contemplates a work not "to be obtained by the invocation of Dame Memory and...daughters, but by devout prayer to that eternal Spirit." 78 In Paradise Regained (1671), Milton adds a fourth temptation to the biblical account of Jesus in...
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Milton: The life

William Riley Parker - 1996 - 1539 pages
...pleasant though they were rugged and difficult indeed' (239). Poetry thus delightful and didactic is 'not to be raised from the heat of youth or the vapours...pen of some vulgar amorist or the trencher fury of a riming parasite, nor to be obtained by the invocation of Dame Memory and her siren daughters, but by...
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Faultlines: Cultural Materialism and the Politics of Dissident Reading

Alan Sinfield - 1992 - 365 pages
...in the Defence, Milton finds the logic of divine poetry more compelling: he contemplates a work not "to be obtained by the invocation of Dame Memory and...siren daughters, but by devout prayer to that eternal Spirit."78 In Paradise Regained (1671), Milton adds a fourth temptation to the biblical account of...
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The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy

Ian Balfour - 2002 - 346 pages
...of Church Governmentwhere he speaks of 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 fury of a riming parasite, nor to be obtained by the invocation of Dame Memory and her Siren daughters, but by...
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The Major Works

John Milton - 2003 - 966 pages
...that for some few years yet I may go on trust with him toward the payment of what I am now indebted, as being a work not to be raised from the heat of...from the pen of some vulgar amorist, or the trencher fury0 of a rhyming parasite, nor to be obtained by the invocation of Dame Memory and her siren daughters,...
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