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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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Leaves from an Invalid's Journal, and Poems

Mrs. E. N. Gladding - Diaries - 1858 - 235 pages
...The just reproof, the counsel sage, The consolation kind and true." MRS. KALE'S VIGIL OF LOVB. "The place that does Contain my books, the best companions, is To me a glorious court. Can I then Part with such constant pleasures, to embrace Uncertain vanities? No! be it your care To...
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A critical dictionary of English literature, and British and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1859
...mine own." — SIR WILLIAM WALLER : Meditation upon tlit Ctmtentmtnt I have in my Book» and Study. " ⸦T̸e$ lá zG ѩX 3! ކ \ tx | t2X MB ;H O3 ǟ D... 3 ʹϐ \X Hư / Y: 1x? * ] 7 " V I ]& *0 & & | U NNr 5 Calling their victories, if unjustly got, Unto a strict account; and in my fancy, Deface their ill-placed...
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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature, and British and ..., Volume 1

Samuel Austin Allibone - English literature - 1859 - 3140 pages
...as mine own." — SIR WILLIAM WALLER: Meditation upon tkt Contentment I have in my Book* and Study. "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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Works, Volume 4

Leigh Hunt - English literature - 1859
...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 emperoi's, and weigh their counsels; THr: INDICATOR. [CHAP. in. Calling their victories, if unjustly...
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Our Christian classics: readings from the best divines, with ..., Volumes 1-2

Christian classics - 1859
...moment's monopoly of royalty. But — " That place that doth contain My books, the best compamons, is to me A glorious court, where hourly I converse...philosophers ; And sometimes for variety I confer TVith kings and emperors, and weigh their counsels." Not only is there the pleasant sense of property...
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Friends for the fireside: recollections [&c.].

Anne Mathews - 1860
...they know, too, where it is bestowed with the greatest sincerity, how unprofitable a bounty it is. The 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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A pilgrimage to the shrines of Buckinghamshire [signed J.L.].

J. Leadbetter - 1860
...does Contain my books, the bost companion, is To me a glorious court, where hourly, I, Converse with old sages and philosophers ; And sometimes for variety,...I confer With kings and emperors, and weigh their councils. Can I then Part with such pleasures, to embrace Uncertain vanities ? No ! Be it your care...
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The graduated series of reading-lesson books

Graduated series - History - 1861
...469 Causes of the Gulf Stream . . . Household Words . . . 471 The Winds Euff . .... 476 Imdhmam. ty 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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What illuminating was. (What illuminating should be). With illustr. by W.R ...

Matthew Digby Wyatt (sir.) - 1861
...we hold converse with the wise ; in the business of life, generally with the foolish." — BACON. " That place that does Contain my books, the best companions,...hourly I Converse with the old sages and philosophers." J. FLETCHER. " Bookes are a part of man's prerogative, In formal inke they thoughts and voyces hold,...
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The Ladies' Companion

Women's periodicals, English - 1862
...far as those subjects are touched upon in his beloved books. * * * " 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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