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" As one who, long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth issuing on a summer's morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass,... "
A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ... - Page 103
by Samuel Johnson - 1805
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Paradise lost, a poem, Volume 2

John Milton - 1817
...sapient king Held dalliance with his fair Egyptian spouse. Much he the place admir'd, the person more. As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kino, Or dairy,...
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The Tatler; corrected from the originals, with a preface ..., Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...accounted for. On this occasion I could not but reflect upon a beautiful simile in Milton : VoL. V. E As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight : The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 44

1838
...Such is the aspiration of the man surrounded by the vexations of urban life. Hear Milton-. As onewho long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoined, from each thing met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany, Volume 6

1818
...those qualities, I answer, what is Cooty but a tatler ? what, the editor of his tale but a tatler ? As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoiu'd, from each thing met conceive* delight : The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 18

1818
...absolutely changed the objects themselves for the better. Milton has a beautiful passage of this kind. " As one who long in populous city pent Where houses...morn to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass,1 or kine Or...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 18

1818
...absolutely changed the objects themselves for the better. Milton has a beautiful passage of this kind> " As one who long in populous city pent Where houses thick and sewers annoy the :dr, Forth issuing on a summer's morn to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1820 - 807 pages
...sapient king Held dalliance with his fair Egyptian spomp. Much he the place admir'il, the person more. h shade, Made vocal by my song, and taught his praise....Lord, be bounteous still To give us only good ; and Adjoin'd, from each tiling met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1820 - 407 pages
...praise. Unblemished let me live, or die unknown ; O, grant me honest fame, or grant me none, Pefe12. As one, who long in populous city pent. Where houses...to breathe, Among the pleasant villages and farms AtJjoir?d, from each thing met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kiuĞ, Or...
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The Works: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings by Robert Anderson, Volume 2

John Moore - 1820
...permit him to enjoy the exhilarating view of green fields, and to breath the free air of the country, As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight, The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy...
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A view of society and manners in Italy

John Moore, Robert Anderson - 1820
...permit him to enjoy the exhilarating view of green fields, and to breath the free air of the country, As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight^ The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy...
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