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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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Milton & His Poetry

William Henry Hudson - Poetry - 1971 - 184 pages
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The Minor Poems in English [of] John Milton

John Milton - English poetry - 1972 - 362 pages
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The Minor Poems in English

John Milton - 1972 - 362 pages
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Scenes from American Life: A Play in Two Acts

Albert Ramsdell Gurney - American drama - 1970 - 65 pages
...her; to GIRL.) She doesn't memorize Milton. - . . GRANDMOTHER. (Reciting as she walks out.) "Hence! Vain deluding joys, The brood of folly, without father...mind with all your toys! Dwell in some idle brain . . ." (She is out by now. BILLY looks at his GIRL and then trots after his GRANDMOTHER.) (The piano...
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Great and Familiar: The Heritage of English Poetry

American poetry - 1974 - 316 pages
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The Later Renaissance in England: Nondramatic Verse and Prose, 1600-1660

Herschel Baker - English literature - 1975 - 962 pages
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The Central literary magazine, Volume 4

Birmingham central literary assoc - 1879
...of mirth is worthless, and its contrasted pleasures. First, cries " the pensive man :" — " Hence, vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly, without father...bested, Or fill the fixed mind with all your toys!" But how far this grand puritan poet was from proscribing the true enjoyments of life is shown by the...
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The New Golden Treasury of English Verse

Edward Leeson - English poetry - 1980 - 506 pages
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Jacobean and Caroline Poetry: An Anthology

Thomas Grant Steven Cain - English poetry - 1981 - 334 pages
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