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" How calm and quiet a delight Is it, alone, To read and meditate and write, By none offended, and offending none ! To walk, ride, sit, or sleep at one's own ease ; And, pleasing a man's self, none other to displease. "
The Library of the Old English Prose Writers ...: Walton's Lives - Page xciv
1832
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The Complete Angler: Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation...: Prefixed, the ...

Izaak Walton, Sir John Hawkins - Fishing - 1775
...converfe at will, And would be glad to do fo foil, For it is tbou alone that keep'ft the foul atvekf. V. How calm and quiet a delight Is it, alone, To read,...none offended, and offending none ! To walk, ride, fit* or Jleep at one's own eafe / And, plea/ing a man's felf, none other to difpleafs, VI. Ob my beloved...
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An excursion to Windsor, in July 1810. Also A sail down the river Medway ...

John Evans, John Evans (M.A., Edinburgh.) - 1817
...converse at will, And would be glad to do so still, Fsr it is thou alone that keep'st the soul awake ! How calm and quiet a delight Is it alone To read,...one's own ease, And pleasing a MAN'S self— none others to displease! COTTON. Sir William Temple's only son, a young man of talents and accomplishments,...
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Time's Telescope

Almanacs, English - 1821
...awake. How calm and quiet a delight It is alone To read, and meditate, and write, By none offended, nor offending none ; To walk, ride, sit, or sleep at one's...And pleasing a man's self, none other to displease ! * — . 1642. — COLONEL LOVELACE IMPRISONED in the Gatehouse, at Westminster, by order of the House...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Sir John Hawkins - Fishing - 1822 - 383 pages
...converse at will, And would be glad to do so still, For it is thou alone that keep'st the soul awake. How calm and quiet a delight Is it, alone, To read, and meditate, and write, Oh my beloved nymph, fair Dove ; Princess of rivers, how I love Upon thy flowery banks to lie ; And...
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The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton:: Extensively ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1824 - 416 pages
...thee I here converse at will, And would be glad to do so still, For, it is thou alone, that keep'st the soul awake. V. How calm, and quiet a delight,...And, pleasing a man's self, none other to displease. VL Oh, my beloved Nymph! fair Dove! Princess of Rivers! how I love Upon thy flowery banks to lie. And...
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The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton: Estensively ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1824 - 416 pages
...converse at will, And would be glad to do so still, For, it is thou alone, that keep'st the soul awake. How calm, and quiet a delight, Is it, alone To read,...And, pleasing a man's self, none other to displease. V! Oh, my beloved Nymph ! fair Dove I Princess of Rivers! how I love Upon thy flowery banks to lie,...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...converse at will, And would be glad to do so still, For it is thou alone that keep'st the soul awake. How calm and quiet a delight Is it, alone To read,...And, pleasing a man's self, none other to displease. CONTESTATION. I CAN go nowhere but I meet With malcontents and mutineers, As if in life was nothing...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1833 - 328 pages
...converse at will, And would be glad to do so still, For it is thou alone that keep Vi, the soul awake. How calm and quiet a delight Is it, alone, To read...And, pleasing a man's self, none other to displease. 0 my beloved nymph, fair Dove, Princess of rivers, how I love Upon thy flowery banks to lie, And view...
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The Complete Angler ; Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation; Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton - 1833
...converse at will, And would be glad to do so still, For it is thou alone that keep 'st the soul awake. How calm and quiet a delight Is it, alone, To read and meditate and write, By none offended, and offend-'ne none'i To walk, ride, sit, or sleep at one's own ease, And, pleasing a man's self, none...
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The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton - Fishing - 1835 - 328 pages
...converse at will, And would be glad to do so still, For it is thou alone that keep 'st the soul awake. How calm and quiet a delight Is it, alone, To read...own ease. And, pleasing a man's self, none other to Jispkas-e. 0 my beloved nymph, fair Dove, Princess of rivers, how I love Upon thy flowery banks to...
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