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" When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was pleasing ; all my mind was set Serious to learn and know, and thence to do, What might be public good ; myself I thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things. "
Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Prefaces - Page 135
edited by - 1821 - 807 pages
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A Biographical History of England: from Egbert the Great to the ..., Volume 2

James Granger - Great Britain - 1824
...Metaphysicce," and " Institutiones Medicce." Lugd. Bat. 1624 ; small duodecimo. POETS. JOHN MILTON, (Mat. 10.) " When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...born to promote all truth, All righteous things." PARAD. REG. C. Johnson p. 1618 ; Cipriani fh sh. The original, which was sold at Mr. Charles Stanhope's...
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A biographical history of England, adapted to a methodical catalogue of ...

James Granger - 1824
...Metaphysics," and " Institutiones Medico:." Lugd. Bat. 1624 ; small duodecimo. POETS. JOHN MILTON, (Mat. 10.) " When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...born to promote all truth, All righteous things." PARAD. REG. C. Johnson p. 1618 ; Cipriani/, h. sh. The original, which was sold at Mr. Charles Stanhope's...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...and hear What from without comes often to my ears, 111 sorting with my present state compartí ! 200 When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, 205 i All righteous things : therefore аЬогс ту years, ! The law of G ml I ruad, and found it...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...and hear What from without comes often to my ears, III sorting with my present state compar'd ! 200 When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...to do What might be public good ; myself I thought 1Q5. — meditations'] This is the reading in Milton's own edition ; in all the rest that I have seen...
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A Plea for Religion and the Sacred Writings: Addressed to the Disciples of ...

David Simpson - Apologetics - 1825 - 345 pages
...Christ spent most of his leisure in this manner. Our great Epic bard hath represented him as saying: "When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...and thence to do "What might be public good; myself 1 thought Born to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things: therefore above my years...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1826
...hear What from without comes often to my ears, 193 111 sorting with my present state compar'd ! soo When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...it sweet, Made it my whole delight, and in it grew eos To such perfection, that ere yet my age Had measur'd twice six years, at our great feast I went...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben ..., Volume 3

Anecdotes - 1826
...hours, after having displayed the most amazing proofs of intellectual talent. SIR PHILLIP SYDNEY. " When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...born to promote all truth, All righteous things." PARADISE REGAINED. Sir Philip Sydney was one of the brightest ornaments of Queen Llizabeth's court....
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 3

Reuben Percy - Anecdotes - 1826
...hours, after having displayed the most amazing proofs of intellectual talent. SIR PHILIP SYDNEY. " When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...to do What might be public good : myself I thought Bora to that end, born to promote all truth, All righteous things." PAHADISE REGAINED. Sir Philip Sydney...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors, Volume 4

John Milton - 1826
...and hear What from without comes often to my ears, 111 sorting with my present state compar'd ! 200 When I was yet a child, no childish play To me was...to learn and know, and thence to do, What might be publick good ; myself I thought It should be observed, that D'Anville, in the map of Palestine in his...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: To which is Prefixed the Life of the Author

John Milton - 1829 - 375 pages
...while I consider What from within -! feel myself, and hear What from without comes often to myears, 111 sorting with my present state compar'd ! When I was...Serious to learn and know, and thence to do What might he puhlic good : myself I thought ""«", to U»t end, horn to.promote all truth, JlA\ righteous things...
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