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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 Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 16, Issue 2

Francis Bacon, Basil Montagu - 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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Selections from the works of Taylor, Hooker, Barrow [and others] by B. Montagu

Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.) - 1834
...grew and the Lord blessed him. Judges, xiii. THE POET'S MORNING. Mv 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 read...
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The Monthly Repository, and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 2

1832
...description of hia morning occupations. " My morning haunts are wheie they should be, at homo ; not sleeping, or concocting the surfeits of an irregular...feast; but up, and stirring; in winter, often ere sound of any bell awakes men to labor or to devotion; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rises,...
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The Works of Wm. Ellery Channing, Volume 1

William Ellery Channing - 1835
...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 devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read...
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The Prose Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1835 - 976 pages
...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...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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A Popular and Practical Introduction to Law Studies

Samuel Warren - 1835 - 552 pages
...Hearken to the cheering and spirit-stirring strains of Milton ! " My 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 to devotion ; in summer, as oft as the bird that first rises, or not much...
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Materials for thinking, extracted from the works of ancient and modern ...

1837
...cultivation of his understanding, thus describes his own habits; "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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Ward's miscellany (and family magazine)., Volume 1

1837
...cultivation of his understanding, thus describes his own habits: "Those morning haunts are where they should be at home ; not sleeping, or concocting...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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Lives of Sacred Poets, Volume 2

Robert Eldridge Aris Willmott - 1838 - 363 pages
...of his own habits of life are eloquent and interesting. " His morning haunts," he declared, " were at home ; not sleeping or concocting the surfeits...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...
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Selections from the Works of Taylor, Latimer, Hall, Milton, Barrow, South ...

Basil Montagu - 1839 - 350 pages
...thousands of those that rise against his just power.* THE POET'S MORNING. 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 * Dr. Symmons, in his Life of Milton, says, Abstinence in diet was one of Milton's favourite virtues...
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