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" Straight mine eye hath caught new pleasures Whilst the landscape round it measures ; Russet lawns, and fallows gray, Where the nibbling flocks do stray ; Mountains, on whose barren breast The labouring clouds do often rest ; Meadows trim with daisies... "
Englische Dichter: Eine Auswahl englischer Dichtungen mit deutscher Uebersetzung - Page 188
1856 - 735 pages
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1826
...tale Under the hawthorn in the dale. Straight mine eye hath caught new pleasures Whilst the landscape round it measures, Russet lawns, and fallows gray,...flocks do stray, Mountains on whose barren breast The lab'ring clouds do often rest, Meadows trim with daisies pied, Shallow brooks, and rivers wide. Towers...
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Poetry and Poets: A Collection of the Choicest Anecdotes Relative ..., Volume 1

Richard Ryan - 1826 - 292 pages
...and fallows grey, Where the nibbling flocks do stray ; Mountains, on whose barren breast The lab'ring clouds do often rest; Meadows trim with daisies pied,...and rivers wide ; Towers and battlements it sees, llosom'd high in tufted trees. Hard by, a cottage chimney smokes From betwixt two aged oaks, &c.'...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - 1827 - 346 pages
...hawthorn in the dale, fa""'^ Straight mine eye hath caught new pleasures, ' While the landscape round it measures, Russet lawns, and fallows gray,...flocks do stray ; Mountains on whose barren breast The lab'ring clouds do often rest ; Meadows trim with daisies pied ; Shallow brooks, and rivers wide*....
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A Short History of English Versification from the Earliest Times to the ...

Max Kaluza - 1911 - 396 pages
...landscape round it measures; Russet lawns and fallows grey, Where the nibbling flocks do stray; M6untains, on whose barren breast The labouring clouds do often...with daisies pied, Shallow brooks and rivers wide; T6wers and battlements it sees B<5som'd high in tufted trees, Where perhaps some Beauty lies, The Cynosure...
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St. Ursula's Convent, Or, The Nun of Canada: Containing Scenes from Real Life

Julia Catherine Beckwith Hart - 1991 - 237 pages
...exclaimed, "Straight mine eye has caught new pleasures, While the landscape round it measures, Russet lawn, and fallows gray, Where the nibbling flocks do stray: Mountains, on whose barren breast The lab'ring clouds do often rest: Meadows trim with daisies pied; Shallow brooks and rivers wide." 'I...
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Romantic Parodies, 1797-1831

David A. Kent, D. R. Ewen - 1992 - 409 pages
...remark, that if Mr. John Milton proposeth to make himself merry with Russet lawns, and fallows grey. Where the nibbling flocks do stray; Mountains on whose...Shallow brooks, and rivers wide Towers and battlements, &c. &c. &c. he will either find himself egregiously disappointed, or he must possess a disposition...
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The Works of John Milton: With an Introduction and Bibliography

John Milton - 1994 - 601 pages
...hath caught new pleasures, Whilst the landscape round it measures: 70 Russet lawns, and fallows grey, Where the nibbling flocks do stray; Mountains on whose...clouds do often rest; Meadows trim with daisies pied; 26 JOHN MILTON: THE ENGLISH POEMS Towers and batdements it sees Bosomed high in tufted trees, Where...
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Poetry, Space, Landscape: Toward a New Theory

Chris Fitter - 1995 - 322 pages
...painting : Straight mine eye hath caught new pleasures Whilst the landscape round it measures . . . Mountains on whose barren breast The labouring clouds...brooks and rivers wide. Towers, and battlements it sees Bosomed high in tufted trees.231 Chamberlayne in Pharonnidda (1659) is conscious both of wide visibility...
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The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots

Joseph Twadell Shipley - 2001 - 636 pages
...center of attraction. (Ursa Major: the Great Bear, points to Polaris; see seplm. For ursa, see rkthos. ) Towers, and battlements, it sees, Bosom'd high in...trees, Where perhaps some beauty lies, The cynosure of neighboring eyes. -Milton, L'Allégro os: the ash tree. Known from early times, the ash has tough,...
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The Major Works

John Milton - 2003 - 966 pages
...hath caught new pleasures Whilst the landscape round it measures, 70 Russet lawns, and fallows grey,0 Where the nibbling flocks do stray, Mountains on whose...labouring clouds do often rest: Meadows trim with daisies pied,0 Shallow brooks, and rivers wide, Towers, and battlements it sees Bosomed high in tufted trees,...
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