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" But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run Quickly to the green earth's end, Where the bow'd welkin slow doth bend ; And from thence can soar as soon To the corners of the moon. Mortals, that would follow me, Love Virtue, she alone is free... "
Memoir of the Hon. Josiah Gardner Abbott ...: Read Before the Old Residents ... - Page 50
by Charles Cowley - 1892 - 92 pages
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The poetical works of John Milton, with illustr. by E.H. Corbould and J. Gilbert

John Milton - 1864
...fair unspotted side Two blissful twins are to be born, 1010 Youth and Joy ; so Jove hath sworn. But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run, Quickly to the green Earth's end, Where the bowed welkin slow doth bend ; And from thence can soar...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton with a Life of the Author: Preliminary ...

John Milton, Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1865 - 688 pages
...rest i,f the dealing* of Venus, who .-port with his daughter I'lensure.— T. WARTON. 440 COMUS. But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run, Quickly to the green earth's end, Where the bow'd welkin slow doth bend; And from thence can soar as...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - 1865 - 480 pages
...dazzling fence. Line 790. His rod reversed, And backward mutters of dissevering power. Line 816. But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run. Line 1012. LYCIDAS. I come to pluck your berries, harsh and crude, And, with forced fingers rude, Shatter...
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Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays: With a Memoir and ..., Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1866
...incongruous styles, when he is at liberty to indulge his choral raptures without reserve, that he rises even above himself. Then, like his own good Genius bursting...skim the earth, to soar above the clouds, to bathe hi the Elysian dew of the rainbow, and to inhale the balmy smells of nard and cassia, which the musky...
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The Works of Lord Macaulay, Complete: Critical and historical essays

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1866
...incongruous styles, when he is at liberty to indulge his choral raptures without reserve, that he rises even above himself. Then, like his own good Genius bursting..." Now my task is smoothly done, I can fly or I can ran," to skim the earth, to soar above the clouds, to bathe in the Elysian dew of the rainbow, and...
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Critical and historical essays, contributed to The Edinburgh review, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay (baron [essays]) - 1866
...incongruous styles, when he is at liberty to indulge his choral raptures without reserve, that he rises even above himself. Then, like his own good Genius bursting...stands forth in celestial freedom and beauty ; he seem» to cry exultingly, " Now my task is smoothly done, I can fly or I can run," to skim the earth,...
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The advanced lesson book, by E.T. Stevens and C. Hole

Edward Thomas Stevens - 1866
...her fair unspotted side Two blissful twins are to be born, Youth and Joy ; so Jove hath sworn. But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run, Quickly to the green earth's end, Where the bow'd welkin slow doth bend ; And from thence can soar...
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The British Poets, Volume 3

1866
...fair unspotted side Two blissful twins are to be born, 1010 Youth and Joy ; so Jove hath sworn. But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run Quickly to the green earth's end, Where the bow'd welkin slow doth bend, ioi« And from thence can...
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John Milton and His Times: An Historical Novel

Max Ring - 1868 - 308 pages
...folly and intemperance." Finally, King took leave of the audience in the following epilogue : " Bnt now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run, Quickly to the green earth's end, Where the bowed welkin slow doth bend ; And from thence can soar...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: To which is Prefixed a Biography of the ...

John Milton, Edward Phillips - 1868 - 574 pages
...her fair unspotted side Two blissful twins are to be born, Youth and Joy ; so Jove hath sworn. But now my task is smoothly done, I can fly, or I can run Quickly to the green earth's end, Where the bow'd welkin slow doth bend, And from thence can soar as...
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