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" Adam, well may we labour still to dress This garden, still to tend plant, herb, and flower, Our pleasant task enjoin'd ; but, till more hands Aid us, the work under our labour grows, Luxurious by restraint ; what we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or... "
The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The Rambler - Page 117
by John Hawkins - 1787
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...talk injoin'd, but till more hands Aid us, the work under our labor grows, Luxurious by reftraint; what we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind, no One night or two with wanton growth derides Tending to wild. Thou therefore now advife, Or bear...
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The Rambler: In Four Volumes..

Samuel Johnson - 1784
...itffrung; impoffible to mix With ble/ednef1. —What we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bindj One night or two with wanton growth derides,. ••...wide As we need walk, till younger hands ere long ' Affift us. The reft in the fifth place has the fame inconvenience as in the feventh and third, that...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem in Twelve Books, Volume 2

John Milton - 1784 - 463 pages
...human Jitc. For not to irkfome toil, but to delight He made- us, and delight to reafon join'd. Tiiefc paths and bow'rs doubt not but our joint hands Will keep from wilderncfs with eafe, as wide 2,fJ For folitude fometimes is beft fociety, And fhort retirement urges...
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Paradise lost a poem, with a biogr. and critical account of the author [by E ...

John Milton - 1789
...tafli injoin'd ; but till more hands Aid us, the work under our labour grows, Luxurious by reftraint ; what we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind, 21 o One night or two with wanton growth derides, Tending to wild. Thou therefore now advife, Or hear...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 11

English poets - 1790
...tafk injoin'd, but till more hands Aid us, the work under our labor grows, Luxurious by reftraint; what we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind, 210 One night or two with wanton growth derides Tending to wild. Thou therefore now advife, Or bear...
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The Rambler

Samuel Johnson - 1792 - 463 pages
...Drawn back, redounded (as a fto.*1) on thofe From whom it $(rung\ impoflible to mix With blejfiini]i. What we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind, ' C caa* One night or two with wanton growth derides, Tending to iv:ld. The paths and bow'rs doubt...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 5

English poetry - 1795
...talk injoin'd ; but till more han<Js Aid us, the work under our labour grows Luxurious by reflraint ; what we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or...or two with wanton growth derides, Tending to wild. Thou therefore now advife, Or bear what to my mind firft thoughts prefect ; Let us divide our labours,...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ...

John Milton - 1795
...task enjoin'd, but till more hands Aid us, the work under our labour grows, Luxurious by restraint ; what we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind, 210 One night or two with wanton growth derides Tending to wild. Thou therefore now advise, Or hear...
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Paradise Lost: With Notes, Selected from Newton and Others, to ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton, Samuel Johnson - 1796
...human life. For not to irksome toil, but to delight He made us, and delight to reason join'd. These paths and bow'rs doubt not but our joint hands Will keep from wilderness with ease, as wide As we need walk, till younger hands ere long Assist us : but if much...
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Cowley. Denham. Milton. Butler. Rochester. Roscommon. Otway. Waller. Pomfret ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...hurmn life. For not to irkfome toil, but to delight He made us, and delight to reafon join'd. Thcfe paths and bow'rs doubt not but our joint hands Will keep from wildernefs with cafe, as wide 345 As we need walk, till younger hands ere Jong Affid us : but if much converfe perhaps...
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