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" Or the unseen Genius of the wood. But let my due feet never fail, To walk the studious cloister's pale, And love the high embowed roof, With antique pillars massy proof, And storied windows richly dight, Casting a dim religious light. "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 391
1823
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The book of poetry [ed. by B.G. Johns].

Book - 1841 - 139 pages
...good, Or th' unseen genius of the wood. But let my due feet never fail To walk the studious cloister's pale, And love the high embowed roof With antique...dight, Casting a dim religious light : There let the peeling organ blow To the full-voiced quire below, In service high and anthems clear. As may with sweetness...
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John Milton: Introductions

Roy Daniells - Literary Criticism - 1973 - 343 pages
...preserved, with its organ, in Penseroso: But let my due feet never fail, To walk the studious cloisters pale, And love the high embowed roof, With antique...pillars massy proof, And storied windows richly dight, Cast1ng a dim religious light, There let the pealing organ blow, To the full voiced choir below, In...
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The Central literary magazine, Volume 4

Birmingham central literary assoc - 1879
...striking. The pensive man continues : — " Let my due feet never fail To walk the studious cloisters pale, And love the high embowed roof, With antique...proof; And storied windows richly dight, Casting a dim religious light." Both the characters depicted in these remarkable poems resemble each other in their...
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A Critical History of English Literature, Vol. 2, Volume 2

David Daiches - 1979 - 289 pages
...is associated with religion and study. But let my due feet never fail To walk the studious cloisters pale, And love the high embowed roof, With antique...religious light. There let the pealing organ blow To the full-voic'd choir below In service high and anthems clear. . . . There is an Anglican (if not a Catholic)...
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Is There a Text in this Class?: The Authority of Interpretive Communities

Stanley Eugene Fish - Literary Criticism - 1980 - 394 pages
...(147); and in response to the ecstasy-making sounds of the "Service high and Anthems clear": With antic Pillars massy proof And storied windows richly dight,...light. There let the pealing Organ blow, To the full voic'd choir below, In Service high and Anthems clear, As may with sweetness, through mine ear, Dissolve...
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Richard Crashaw

Thomas F. Healy - English poetry - 1986 - 161 pages
...those held in Peterhouse in the 1630s: But let my due feet never fail, To walk the studious cloister's pale, And love the high embowed roof, With antique...religious light. There let the pealing organ blow, To the full-voiced choir below In service high, and anthems clear, As may with sweetness, through mine ear,...
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Cambridge Street-Names: Their Origins and Associations

Ronald Gray, Derek Stubbings - History - 2000
...been thought, in his 'II Penseroso': But let my due feet never fail, To walk the studious cloister's pale, And love the high embowed roof, With antique...religious light. There let the pealing organ blow, To the full-voiced choir below, In service high, and anthems clear, As may with sweetness, through mine ear,...
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Structures of Reform: The Mercedarian Order in the Spanish Golden Age

Bruce Taylor - History - 2000 - 506 pages
...Morgan But let my due feet never fail To walk the studious cloister's pale, And love the high embowèd roof, With antique pillars' massy proof, And storied windows richly dight, Casting a dim religious light. MILTON, // Penseroso, 11. 155-60. CONTENTS Acknowledgements xiii Note on Terms and...
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Sister Ignatia: Angel of Alcoholics Anonymous

Mary C. Darrah - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 356 pages
...sure feet never fail to walk the studious cloister pale, And love the high embowered roof, with antic pillars massy proof, And storied windows richly dight,...There let the pealing organ blow, to the full voiced choir below, In service high and anthems clear, as may with sweetness through mine ear, dissolve me...
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Centered on the Word: Literature, Scripture, and the Tudor-Stuart Middle Way

Daniel W. Doerksen, Christopher Hodgkins - History - 2004 - 367 pages
...central tenet of ecclesiastical polity: But let my due feet never fail, To walk the studious cloister's pale, And love the high embowed roof, With antique...religious light. There let the pealing organ blow, To the full-voiced choir below. . . . (lines 155-62) The speaker is oblivious to extremist Puritan disdain...
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