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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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Remarks on the Character and Writings of John Milton: Occasioned by the ...

William Ellery Channing - 1828 - 48 pages
...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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Discourses, Reviews, and Miscellanies

William Ellery Channing - 1830 - 603 pages
...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...often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labor, or devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors,...
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Discourses, Reviews, and Miscellanies

William Ellery Channing - 1830 - 603 pages
...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...often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labor, or devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors,...
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The History of Godmanchester in the County of Huntingdon: Comprising Its ...

Robert Fox - 1831 - 391 pages
...And where my morning haunts are he wisses not I'll tell him.q Those morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...stirring ; in winter, often ere the sound of any bell awaken men to labour or devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier,...
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The History of Godmanchester ...

Robert Fox - 1831 - 391 pages
...And where my morning haunts are he wisses not I'll tell him.i Those morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...stirring ; in winter, often ere the sound of any bell awaken men to labour or devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier,...
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The Metropolitan, Volume 21

1838
...off the allurements of slumber " his morning haunts were where they should be, in his study not sleeping, or concocting the surfeits of an irregular...up and stirring. In winter, often ere the sound of the bell awake men to labour or devotion in summer, as oft with the bird that first rises, or not...
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The Life of Thomas Ken, D.D., Deprived Bishop of Bath and Wells: Viewed in ...

William Lisle Bowles - 1831
...latitude, but there can be no doubt that, like the bitter antagonist of his order, Milton, " he was up and stirring in winter often ere the sound of any bell awakens men to labour or devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

1832
...habits : " Those morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping or concoctinst the surfeits of an irregular feast, but up and stirring...winter, often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour or devetion ; in summer as oil with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read...
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The Monthly Repository and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 2

1832
...following is Milton's own description of his morning occupations. " My morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the...surfeits of an irregular feast ; but up, and stirring j in winter, often ere sound of any bell awakes men to labor or to devotion ; in summer, as oft with...
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John Milton: His Life and Times, Religious and Political Opinions: With an ...

Joseph Ivimey - 1833 - 397 pages
...MILTON'S early rising was for sensual pursuits. In reply, he says: "My morning haunts are, where they should be, at home; not sleeping or concocting the...irregular feast, but up and stirring; in winter often before the sound of any bell awakens men to labour or devotion; in summer as oft as the bird that first...
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