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" Where on the ^Egean shore a city stands, Built nobly, pure the air, and light the soil ; Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence, native to famous wits Or hospitable, in her sweet recess, City or suburban, studious walks and shades. See... "
Areopagitica - Page xxviii
by John Milton - 1898 - 159 pages
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 41

Political Science - 1837
...authority and of Milton's judicious epithet, grounded on more than a mythological talc: . '' See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird Trills her wood- war! >lcd notes the summer long." And he feeds horses for the Olympian games on oats,' for no...
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THE LONDON ADN WESTMINSTER

The London and Westminster Review April-August,1838 - 1838
...Greece and Rome, addressed popular audiences, and not as now, readers in privacy: " Athens the eye of Greece, mother of arts, And eloquence, native to...Plato's retirement, where the attic bird Trills her thick-warbl'd notes the summer long ; There flowr'y hill Hymettus, with the sound Of bees, industrious...
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Annual Meeting: Proceedings, Constitution, List of Active Members, and Addresses

American Institute of Instruction - 1838
...far-distant lands. Listen to the apposite and elegant lines of Milton respecting that city. " Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence, native to...Plato's retirement, where the attic bird Trills her thick warbled notes the summer long , There flowery hill Hymettus, with the sound Of bees' industrious...
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Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Instruction ..., Volume 8

American Institute of Instruction - Education - 1838
...apposite and elegant lines of Milton respecting that city. " Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts Aod eloquence, native to famous wits Or hospitable, in...Plato's retirement, where the attic bird Trills her thick warbled notes the summer long; There flowery hill Hymettus, with the sound Of bees' industrious...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes, and a Life of the ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1838
...stands Built nobly, pure the air, and light the soil ; Athens the eye of Greece, mother of arts 240 And eloquence, native to famous wits, Or hospitable,...olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attick bird 245 Trills her thick-warbled notes the summer long ; There flow'ry hill Hymettus with the...
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Greece: pictorial, descriptive, and historical

Christopher Wordsworth (bp. of Lincoln.) - History - 1839
...on the ^Egxan shore a City stands, Built nobly ; pure the air, and light the soil ; ATHENS, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence, native to...thick-warbled notes the summer long ; There flowery hill HYMETTUS, with the sound Of bees' industrious murmur, oft invites To studious musing ; there Ilissus...
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The poetical works of John Milton: with notes and a life of the author, Volume 2

John Milton - 1839
...adopted it. Built nobly, pure the air, and light the soil ; Athens the eye of Greece, mother of arts 240 And eloquence, native to famous wits, Or hospitable,...olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attick bird 245 Trills her thick-warbled notes the summer long ; There flow'ry hill Hymettus with the...
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The Revolt of the Bees

John Minter Morgan - Education - 1839 - 197 pages
...reflect a brighter effulgence as it moves onward through the firmament of heaven. SAADI. CHAPTER XIII. " See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird Trills her thick- warbled notes the summer long ; There flowery hill, Hymettus, with the sound Of bees' industrious...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...Where on the jEgean shore a city stands Built nobly, pure the air, and light the soil, Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence, native to...Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird Trills her thick- warbled notes the summer long ; There flowery hill Hymettus, with the sound Of bees' industrious...
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