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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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Proceedings of the New Jersey Historical Society, Volumes 9-10

New Jersey - 1864
...spirits, purged and refined, Shake oft' that clog of hnman frailty. Give me Leave to enjoy myself. That place that does Contain my books, the best companions,...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...
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Better Days for Working People

William Garden Blaikie - Industrial relations - 1865 - 268 pages
...those who have a taste for reading, books are a source of perennial and ever fresh enjoyment. " 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 Defacing their ill-played...
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Better Days for Working People

William Garden Blaikie - Industrial relations - 1865 - 268 pages
...those who have a taste for reading, books are a source of perennial and ever fresh enjoyment. "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 Defacing their ill-played...
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Memories of Merton

John Bruce Norton - English poetry - 1865 - 355 pages
...Leave to enjoy myself. That place that docs Contain my books the best companion is, To me a lordly court, where hourly I Converse with the old sages...for variety I confer With kings and emperors, and wcigh thcir couusels, Calling thcir vietories, if unjustly got, Unto a striet aecount."—FLEICHER....
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The Doctor, &c, Volume 1

Robert Southey - 1865 - 694 pages
...sciocchezze de1 mortal».^ t OHIABBERA. CHAPTER СХП. HUNTING IN AN EASY CHAIR. THE DOCTORS BOOKS. That place that does contain My books, the best companions, Is to me A glorious court, where hourly I convene With the old sages and philosophers ; And sometimes for variety I confer With Kings and Emperors,...
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Laurie's Graduated series of reading lesson books, Book 6

James Stuart Laurie - 1866
...bring the whole series within the reach of the poorest classes of schools in the country. THE EDITOR. 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 Works of Beaumont and Fletcher: The maid's tragedy; Philaster; A king ...

Francis Beaumont - 1866
...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 emprrors, and weigh their counCidling their victories, if unjustly got, [sels ; Unto a strict account,...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine, Volume 2

1866
...cannot get from the histories of the period. What wonder, then, that we feel, and can truly say, — " That place that does Contain my books, the best companions,...hourly I Converse with the old sages and philosophers " ? But although we thus love books as a whole, we cannot help cherishing a special liking to some...
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The art of illuminating as practised in Europe from the earliest times ...

William Robert Tymms - 1866
...reading, we hold converse with the wise; in the business of life, generally with the foolish." (Idem.) "That place that does Contain my books, the best companions,...me a glorious court, where hourly I Converse with (he old sages and philosophers." (J. FLETCHER.) " Bookes arc a part of man's prerogative, In formal...
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Life of General Robert Hatton: Including His Most Important Public Speeches

James Vaulx Drake - Generals - 1867 - 458 pages
...which knowledge is acquired. Doubtless he could say with the poet : " 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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