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" They err, who count it glorious to subdue By conquest far and wide, to overrun Large countries, and in field great battles win, Great cities by assault : what do these worthies, But rob and spoil, burn, slaughter, and enslave Peaceable nations, neighbouring... "
Paradise Regain'd: A Poem, in Four Books. To which is Added Samson Agonistes ... - Page 110
by John Milton - 1785
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1880 - 625 pages
...things not glorious, men not worthy of fame. JO They err who count it glorious to subdue By conquest far and wide, to overrun Large countries, and in field great battles win, Great cfties by assault. What do these worthies But rob and spoil, burn, slaughter, and enslave Peaceable...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: Reprinted from the Best Editions, with ...

John Milton - 1881 - 562 pages
...Hast thou seen my servant Job ? ' Famous he was in Heaven, on earth less known ; Where glory is false glory, attributed To things not glorious, men not worthy of fame. They err who count it glorious to subdue By conquest far and wide, to over-run Large countries, and in fields great battles win, Great...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by ..., Volume 2

Matthew Arnold - English poetry - 1882
..."Hast thou seen my servant Job?" Famous he was in heaven, on earth less known ; Where glory is false glory, attributed To things not glorious, men not worthy of fame. They err, who count it glorious to subdue By conquest far and wide, to overrun Large countries, and in fields great battles win, Great...
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Harper's Cyclopaedia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - American poetry - 1882 - 958 pages
...few, and glory scarce of few is raised. ****** They err who couut it glorious to subdue By conquest alpable and unpcrccived Of others' sight — familiar were to hers : And this the world c assault. What do these wortlm-* But rob and spoil, burn, slaughter, and enslave Peaceable nations,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1886 - 581 pages
...Hast thou seen my servant Job P Famous he was in heav'n, on earth less known; Where glory is false glory, attributed To things not glorious, men not worthy of fame. They err who count it glorious to subdue By conquest far and wide, to overrun Large countries, and in field great battles win, Great...
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Poetical Works: Reprinted from the Chandos Poets. With Memoir, Explanatory ...

John Milton - 1886
...Hast thou seen my servant Job t Famous he was in heav'n, on earth less known; Where glory is false glory, attributed To things not glorious, men not worthy of fame. They err who count it glorious to subdue By conquest fa*' and wide, to overrun Large countries, and in field great battles win, Great...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Poetry

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1871
...care. But Hilton supplies what is here wanting. They err who count it glorious to subdue By conquest far and wide, to over-run Large countries, and in field great battles win, Great cities by assault. What do these worthies, But rob and spoil, burn, slaughter, and enslave Peaceable nations,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: English and Latin, Volume 2

John Milton - 1892 - 1 pages
...Hast thou seen my servant Job V ' famous he was in Heaven; on Earth less known, Where glory is false glory, attributed To things not glorious, men not worthy of fame. They err who count it glorious to subdue 7 1 By conquest far and wide, to overrun Large countries, and in field great battles win, Great...
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Beacon Lights of Patriotism: Or, Historic Incentives to Virtue and Good ...

Henry Beebee Carrington - American literature - 1894 - 443 pages
...more. WILLIAM HENRY BURLEIOH. 11. TRUE GLORY. THEY err, who count it glorious to subdue By conquest far and wide, to overrun Large countries, and in field great battles win, Great cities by assault. What do these worthies But rob and spoil, burn, slaughter, and enslave Peaceable nations,...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions, Volume 2

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1895
..."Hast thou seen my servant Job?" Famous he was in heaven, on earth less known ; Where glory is false glory, attributed To things not glorious, men not worthy of fame. They err, who count it glorious to subdue By conquest far and wide, to overrun Large countries, and in fields great battles win, Great...
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