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" That place, that does Contain my books, the best companions, is To me a glorious court, where hourly I Converse with the old sages and philosophers ; And sometimes for variety I confer With kings and emperors, and weigh their counsels ; Calling their... "
A HISTORY OF VAN BUREN COUNTY MICHIGAN - Page 777
by CAPTAIN O.W. ROWLAND - 1912
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 15

American periodicals - 1840
...empires. That place,' eays FLETCHEB : ' That place thut (Iocs contain My hooks, the best companions, ia to me A glorious court, where hourly I converse With the old sagos and philosophers; And sometimes, for variety, I coufer With kin<r?i and emperors, and weigh their...
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Annals of the Grand Lodge of Iowa, Volume 17

Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Iowa - 1901
...the last dozen years by his predecessors: "That place that does Contain my books, the best companion is, To me a glorious court, where hourly I Converse with the old sages and philosophers." "In the best books great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls...
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The Indicatior: a Miscellany for the Fields and the Fireside

Leigh Hunt - 1845
...purer spirits, purged and refined, Shake off that clog of human frailty. Give me Leave to enjoy myself. That place, that does Contain my books, the best companions,...With kings and emperors, and weigh their counsels ; Calling their victories, if unjustly got, Unto a strict account ; and in my fancy, Deface their ill-placed...
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The Indicator: a miscellany for the fields and the fireside. In ..., Volumes 1-2

Leigh Hunt - 1845
...purer spirits, purged and refined, Shake off that clog of human frailty. Give me Leave to enjoy myself. That place, that does Contain my books, the best companions,...And sometimes for variety I confer With kings and emperu-s, and weigh their counsels; Calling their victories, if unjustly got, Unto a strict account...
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The Indicatior: a Miscellany for the Fields and the Fireside

Leigh Hunt - 1845
...Shake off that clog of human frailty. Give me Leave to enjoy myself. That place, that does Coctain my books, the best companions, is To me a glorious...And sometimes for variety I confer With kings and emperai, and weigh their counsels; Calling their victories, if unjustly got, Unto a strict account...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1858
...Wordsworth. The subject is " Books " : ". . . That place that does contain My books, the best companion is to me ; A glorious court where hourly I converse...philosophers ; And sometimes, for variety, I confer [* The Rev. Edmund (not Edward) Marshall, vicar of Charing, was an occasional writer, chiefly on political...
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Spring flowers gathered for young florists, by S.P.

Spring flowers - 1849
...souls to join the choir of heaven. Goodwyn Barmby. BOOKS. That place which doth contain My books, my best companions, is to me A glorious court, where...hourly I converse With the old sages and philosophers. Beaumont $ Fletcher. My never failing friends are they, With whom I converse night and day. With them...
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The International monthly magazine of literature, science, and art

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1850
...they talked to the great poet, or had a moment's monopoly of Royalty. But "That place that doth contain My books, the best companions, is to me A...court, where hourly I converse With the old sages aud philosophers ; And sometimes for variety I confer With kings and emperors, and weigh their counsels,"...
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Memoirs of the Dukes of Urbino: Illustrating the Arms, Arts, and ..., Volume 3

James Dennistoun - Art, Renaissance - 1851
...which, since the chase had lost its charms, were most conducive to his humour. He might have said, " That place that does contain My books, the best companions,...sages and philosophers, And sometimes for variety confer With kings and emperors, and weigh their counsels, Calling their victories, if unjustly got,...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 25

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1851
...great poet, or had a moment's monopoly of Royally. But " That place that doth contain My books, tue best companions, is to me A glorious court, where hourly I converse With the old sagea and philosophers; And somelimes for variety I confer With kings and emperors, and weigh their...
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