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" ... our sage and serious poet Spenser, whom I dare be known to think a better teacher than Scotus or Aquinas, describing true temperance under the person of Guion, brings him in with his Palmer through the cave of Mammon, and the bower of earthly bliss,... "
Recollections of a Literary Life, Or, Books, Places, and People - Page 344
by Mary Russell Mitford - 1853
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Areopagitica: 24 November> 1644. Preceded by Illustrative Documents

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1869 - 80 pages
...known to think a better teacher then Scotus or Aquinas, defcribing true temperance under the perfon of Guion, brings him in with his palmer through the cave of Mammon, and the bowr of earthly bliffe that he might fee and know, and yet abflain. Since therefore the knowledge and...
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Areopagitica: 24 November> 1644. Preceded by Illustrative Documents

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1868 - 80 pages
...think a better teacher then Scotus or Aquinas, defcribing true temperance under the perfon . _.- ^ - of Guion, brings him in with his palmer through the ;^ cave of Mammon, and the bowr of earthlv^bliffe that he might fee and know, and yet abftain. fcinfce thereAl fore the knowledge...
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... Areopagitica: 24 November 1644. Preceded by Illustrative Documents ...

John Milton - Freedom of the press - 1869 - 80 pages
...think a better teacher then Scotus or Aquinas, defcribing true temperance under the perfon of Guión, brings him in with his palmer through the cave of Mammon, and the bowr of earthly bliife that he might fee and know, and yet abftain. Since therefore the knowledge and...
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Selections from the Prose Works of John Milton: With Critical Remarks and ...

John Milton - 1870 - 338 pages
...whiteness is but an excremental whiteness, which was the reason why our sage and serious poet Spencer (whom I dare be known to think a better teacher than...bliss, that he might see and know, and yet abstain. " Since therefore the knowledge and survey of vice is in this world so necessary to the constituting...
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Selections from the Prose Works of John Milton: With Critical Remarks and ...

John Milton - 1870 - 338 pages
...whiteness is but an excremental whiteness, which was the reason why our sage and serious poet Spencer (whom I dare be known to think a better teacher than...bliss, that he might see and know, and yet abstain. " Since therefore the knowledge and survey of vice N2 is in this world so necessary to the constituting...
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Outlines of History: With Original Tables, Chronological, Genealogical and ...

Robert Henlopen Labberton - History - 1870 - 238 pages
...like Pope, find it charming in old age as well as in youth. Milton, in his "Areopagitica," speaks of "our sage and serious poet, Spenser, whom I dare be...to think a better teacher than Scotus or Aquinas." And an eminent modern critic asserts that " the shaping spirit of imagination was never possessed in...
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The administration of the Holy Spirit in the body of Christ, 8 lects ...

George Moberly - 1870
...De Superstitione, addressed to Henry VIII. Tutor to Edward VI. Spenser, Edmund, about 1553—1598. 'Our sage and serious poet, Spenser, whom I dare be...think a better teacher than Scotus or Aquinas.'— Milton, Areopagitica. King James I. Bacon, Lord, 1561—1626. Selden, John, 1584—1654. Twysden, Sir...
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Among My Books

James Russell Lowell - 1870 - 686 pages
...in the highest vocation of all, that of teacher, and Milton calls him " our sage and serious poet, whom I dare be known to think a better teacher than Scotus or Aquinas." And good Dr. Henry More was of the same mind. I fear he makes his vices so beautiful now and then that...
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OUTLINES OF HISTORY; WITH ORIGINAL TABLES CHRONOLOGICAL, GENEALOGICAL AND ...

ROBERT H. LABBERTON - 1871
...like Pope, find it charming in old age as well as in youth. Milton, in his " Areopagitica," speaks of "our sage and serious poet, Spenser, whom I dare be...to think a better teacher than Scotus or Aquinas." And an eminent modern critic asserts that " the shaping spirit of imagination was never possessed in...
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The Prose Works of John Milton ...: With a Preface, Preliminary ..., Volume 2

John Milton, James Augustus St. John - 1871
...rejects it, is but a blank virtue, not a pure ; f her whiteV",. lness is but an excremental whiteness; which was the reason why our sage and serious poet Spenser, (whom I dare be I known to think a better teacher than Scotus or Aquinas,) j describing true temperance under the person...
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