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" ... up and stirring, in winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour or to devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors, or cause them to be read, till the attention be weary, or memory... "
The life of Milton, and Conjectures on the Origin of Paradise Lost, by ... - Page 111
by William Hayley - 1810
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The Tract Magazine and Christian Miscellany

1871
...and great men need scarcely be adduced. John Milton writes of himself that he was at his studies " in winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour or to devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824
...gives this account of himself at an earlier period of kn life. " Those morning haunts " are where they should be, at " home; not sleeping, or con""cocting the surfeits of an irrear feast, but up and stirring, 1753. E. ' them to be read, till the atten' tion be weary, or memory...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 16

Francis Bacon - 1834
...excessive sleep, Milton, speaking of his own morning occupations, says, " My morning haunts are, where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...winter, often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rises, or not much tardier, to...
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A Treatise on Christian Doctrine: Compiled from the Holy Scriptures Alone

John Milton - 1825 - 711 pages
...living during his early years in the Apology for Smectymnuus. ' Those morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour or devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read...
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Letters on the Importance, Duty, and Advantages of Early Rising: Addressed ...

Alfred Cecil Buckland - 1825 - 218 pages
...him by an anonymous writer, (the son of Bishop Hall) says ; my " morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...and stirring; in winter, often ere the sound of any bs\\ awake men to labour, or to devotion; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not...
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A Treatise on Christian Doctrine: Compiled from the Holy ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1825
...where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the curfeitt of an irregular feast, bnt up and stirring, in winter, often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour or devotion ; in cummer as oft with the bird, that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read...
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A Selection from the English Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1826
...fails him, to give him and envy the more vexation, I will tell him. Those morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, tq read good authors, or cause them to be read, till the attention be weary, or memory have its full...
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The Christian Examiner, Volume 3

1826
...licentious habits, he thus gives an account of his morning hours. ' Those morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read...
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American Tracts

1827
...licentious habits, he thus gives an account of his morning hours. ' Those morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to...
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Remarks on the Character and Writings of John Milton: Occasioned by the ...

William Ellery Channing - 1828 - 116 pages
...be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting tiie surfeits of an irregular feast, but up and siirring, in winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men...with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, (o read good authors, or cause them to be read, till the attention be weary, or memory have its full...
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