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" And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful hermitage, The hairy gown and mossy cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew, Till old experience do attain To something like prophetic... "
Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in progress to which ... - Page 257
by Robert Deverell - 1813
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The Works of John Milton: With an Introduction and Bibliography

John Milton - Poetry - 1994 - 486 pages
...with sweetness, through mine ear, Dissolve me into ecstasies, And bring all Heaven before mine eyes. And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...The hairy gown and mossy cell, Where I may sit and righdy spell 170 Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew, Till old experience...
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Darke Hierogliphicks: Alchemy in English Literature from Chaucer to the ...

Stanton J. Linden - Literary Criticism - 373 pages
..."pealing Organ" and "full voic'd Choir," these influences come to be identified with prophetic wisdom: And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...and Mossy Cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every Star that Heav'n doth shew, And every Herb that sips the dew; Till old experience do attain...
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A Sourcebook about Music

Alan J. Hommerding, Diana Kodner - Music - 1997 - 166 pages
...with sweetness, through mine ear, Dissolve me into ecstasies, And bring all heaven before mine eyes. And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...and mossy cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew, Till old experience do attain...
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2000 Lectures and Memoirs

British Academy - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 716 pages
...Oxford I THE YOUNG JOHN MILTON concluded his poem // Pensero'so with a prayer for a peaceful old age. And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...and mossy cell. Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew. And every herb that sips the dew: Till old experience do attain...
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Complete Poems and Major Prose

John Milton - Poetry - 2003 - 1059 pages
...sweetness, through mine car, Dissolve me into ecstasies, 165 And bring all Heav'n before mine eyes. And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...Melancholy give, 175 And I with thee will choose to live. (1631?) 156. fale: enclosure. The word repeats the the belief about "the beautiful stars," for every...
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...with sweemess, through mine ear, Dissolve me into ecstasies, And bring all heaven before mine eyes. And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...hairy gown and mossy cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell,0 170 Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew; Till old experience...
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L'allegro, Il Penseroso, Comus, and Lycidas: Easyread Comfort Edition

John Milton - Poetry - 2006 - 68 pages
...with sweetness, through mine ear, Dissolve me into ecstasies, And bring all Heaven before mine eyes. And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...and mossy cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew, Till old experience do attain...
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The Invention of Evening: Perception and Time in Romantic Poetry

Christopher R. Miller - Art - 2006 - 262 pages
...time but rather the syntax of achievement, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew, Till...experience do attain To something like prophetic strain. (170-4) Milton's construction of "until" crystallizes a wish-fulfillment, the dissolution of ordinary...
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Be a Poet

Nancy Bogen - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2007 - 420 pages
...the peaceful hermitage, The Hairy Gown and Mossy Cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of even,' Star that Heav'n doth shew, And every Herb that sips...Prophetic strain. These pleasures Melancholy give, And I with thee will choose to live. Note howMilton managed to relieve monotony by including a seven-syllable...
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The Minder Brain

Joe Herbert - Medical - 2007 - 474 pages
...episodes of ineffectual violence and muffled shrieking. Ian McEwan. Amsterdam. (Jonathan Cape, London.) And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...gown and mossy cell Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth show, And every herb that sips the dew: Till old experience do attain...
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