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" Thro' the sweet-briar, or the vine, Or the twisted eglantine; for it is evident, that he meant a sort of honey-suckle by the eglantine; though that word is commonly used for the sweet-briar, which he could not mention twice in the same couplet. " If I... "
Watlington hill; a poem - Page 48
by Mary Russell Mitford - 1812
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence, of Sir William Jones, Volume 1

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - 1806
...elegantly described in the Pensieroso. Most of the cottage windows are overgrown with sweet briars, vines, and honey-suckles ; and that Milton's habitation...weeks at Oxford in the Summer, I shall be inclined to to hire and repair this venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a circle of friends, in honour...
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence, of Sir William Jones

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - 1806 - 531 pages
...sweetbriars, vines, and honey-suckles ; and that Milton's habitation had the same rustic prnament, we may conclude from his description of the lark bidding...I ever pass a month or six weeks at Oxford in the Summeiv I shall be inclined to hire and repair this venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a...
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The Poetical Register, and Repository of Fugitive Poetry for 1801-11, Volume 8

English poetry - 1814
...estate. The tradition of his having lived there is current among the villagers: one of them shewed us a ruinous wall that made part of his chamber; and...the summer, I shall be inclined to hire and repair to this venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a circle of friends in honour of Milton, the...
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The Poetical Register, and Repository of Fugitive Poetry ..., Volume 8

English poetry - 1814
...Pensieroso. Most of the cottage windows are overgrown with sweetbriars, vines, and honey- suckl es ; and that Milton's habitation had the same rustic ornament,...the summer, I shall be inclined to hire and repair to this venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a circle of friends in honour of Milton, the...
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The Poetical Register, and Repository of Fugitive Poetry for 1801-11, Volume 8

English poetry - 1814
...a sort of honey-suckle by the eglantine ; though that word is commonly used for the sweet-briar, i which he could not mention twice in the same couplet....the summer, I shall be inclined to hire and repair t^this venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a circle of friends in honour of Milton, the most...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 22

British prose literature - 1821
...meant a sort of honeysuckle by the eglantine ; though that word is commonly used for the sweet-brier, which he could not mention twice in the same couplet. If I ever pass a month or six weeks at Oxford it) the summer, I shall be inclined to hire and repair this venerable mansion, and to make a festival...
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The Young Lady's Book of Classical Letters: Consisting of Epistolary ...

Conduct of life - 1836 - 320 pages
...meant a sort of honeysuckle by the eglantine, though that word ia comrttonly used for the sweet-brier, which he could not mention twice in the same couplet...venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a circle of iriends in honour of Milton, the greatest scholar, as well as the sublimest pcet, that our country...
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Homes and Haunts of the Most Eminent British Poets

William Howitt - Literary landmarks - 1857 - 706 pages
...commonly used for the sweet-briar, which he could not mention twice in the same couplet. " If ever I pass a month or six weeks at Oxford in the summer, I shall be inclmed to hire and repair this venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a circle of friends in...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1859 - 762 pages
...meant a sort of honeysuckle by the eglantine, though that word is commonly used for the sweetbrier, which he could not mention twice in the same couplet....weeks at Oxford, in the summer, I shall be inclined lo hire and repair this venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a circle of friends, in honor...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1872 - 776 pages
...meant a sort of honeysuckle ly the eglantine, though that word is commonly used for the sweetbrier, which he could not mention twice in the same couplet....pass a month or six weeks at Oxford, in the summer, 1 shall be inclined to hire and repair this venerable mansion, and to make a festival for a circle...
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