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" Or fill the fixed mind with all your toys! Dwell in some idle brain, And fancies fond with gaudy shapes possess, As thick and numberless As the gay motes that people the sun-beams, Or likest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus "
The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author by S. Johnson - Page 192
by John Milton - 1807
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...Eurydice. These delights if thou canst give, Mirth, with thee I mean to live. MILTON. IL PENSEEOSO. HENCE, vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly, without father...numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams ; Or likest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail ! thou goddess, sage and...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...Perhaps he was afraid of avowing it, on account of the licence of their muse. IL PENSEROSO. Hence, vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly without Father...numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams; 8 Or likeliest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess, sage...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...Perhaps he was afraid of avowing it, on account of the licence of their muse. IL PENSEROSO. Hence, vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly without Father...numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams ;8 Or likeliest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess,...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...Perhaps he was afraid of avowing it, on account of the licence of their muse. IL PENSEROSO. Hence, vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly without Father...numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams; 8 Or likeliest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess, sage...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...Perhaps he was afraid of avowing it, on account of the licence of their muse. IL PENSEROSO. Hence, vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly without Father...thick and numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams;8 Or likeliest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess,...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...Perhaps he was afraid of avowing it, on account of the licence of their muse. IL PENSEROSO. Hence, vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly without Father...with gaudy shapes possess, As thick and numberless As the'gay motes that people the sunbeams; s Or likeliest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus'...
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Imagination and fancy; or Selections from the English poets, with critical ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845
...licence of their muse. IL PENSEROSO. Hence, vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly without Father bred 1 How little you bested, Or fill the fixed mind with...numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams ; B Or likeliest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess,...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...experience and sympathies. Beautiful though " L'Allcgro" is, " II Penseroso" How little you bestead,1 Or fill the fixed mind with all your toys ! Dwell...numberless As the gay motes that people the sun-beams, Or likest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners2 of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou goddess, sage and...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...Milton. HENCE, vain, deluding joys, The brood of folly, without father bred ! How little you bestead, Or fill the fixed mind with all your toys ! Dwell...numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams, Or likest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess, sage and...
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Introduction to American Literature: Or, The Origin and Development of the ...

Eliphalet L. Rice - American literature - 1846 - 420 pages
...PENSEROSO. Hence, vain deluding joys, The brood of folly without father bread, How little you bestead, Or fill the fixed mind with all your toys ! Dwell...numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams, Or likest hovering dreams, The fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou goddess, sage and...
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