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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 Rambler [by S. Johnson and others].

1801
...Drawn back, redounded (as a flood) on thofe From whom itjprung; importable to mix With lle/ednefs. What we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or...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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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1801
...Drawn back, redounded (as a flood) on thofe From whom itjfrrung ; impofiible to mix With bh/ednefs. - What we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or...wide As we need walk, till younger hands ere long AfGft us. The reft in the fifth place has the fame inconveni? ence as in the feventh and third, that...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1801
...Drawn back, redounded (as a flood) on thofe From whom hjprung ; impoffible to mix With ble/cdncft. What we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or...bind, One night or two with wanton growth derides, Tendmg to wild. The paths and bow'rs doubt not but onr joint hands Will keep from wildernefs with eafe...
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Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711

John Milton - 1801
...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, 510 One night or two with wanton growth derides Tending to wild. Thou therefore now advise, Or hear...
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Select British Classics, Volume 6

English literature - 1803
...back, redounded (as a flood) on those From whom it sprung ; impossible to mix With bUtsedneti. i -' What we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or...night or two with wanton growth derides, Tending to •;•;;;'./. The paths and bow'rs doubt not but our joint hand* Will keep from wilderness with ease...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 5

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...redounded (as a flood) on those From whom it sprung; impossible to mis With blestedness. What we hy day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind. One...night or two with wanton growth derides. Tending to u-ild. The paths and how'rs doubt not but our joint hands Will keep from wilderness with case as wide...
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The Rambler, by S. Johnson, Volume 2

1806
...Drawn back, redounded (as a floodj on these From whom it tpt ang; impossible to mix With tlessedness. —What we by day Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind, One nij;ht or two with wanton growth derides, Tending to -wild. The path and bnw'rs doubt not but our joint...
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The British Essayists;: Rambler

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...Drawn back, redounded (as a flood) on those From whom it ip rung; impossible to mix With blesstdness. Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop, or bind, One night...two with wanton growth derides, Tending to 'wild. What we by day The paths and bow*rs doi:bt not but our joint hands Will keep from wilderness with ease...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton,: With Notes of Various Authors. To which ...

John Milton, Henry John Todd - 1809
...hack, redounded as a flood on thofe " From whom itfprung ; impoflible to mix " With bleffedneft." " What we by day " Lop overgrown, or prune, or prop,...night or two with wanton growth derides " Tending to Kild" < " Thefe paths and bowers doubt not but our joint hand* " Will keep from wildernefs with eafe,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton,: With Notes of Various Authors. To which ...

John Milton, Henry John Todd - 1809
...tafk enjoin'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, 210 One night or two with wanton growth derides Tending to wild, Thou therefore now advife, Or bear...
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