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" Though Somnus in Homer be sent to rouse up Agamemnon, I find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer, were but to act our Antipodes. The huntsmen are up in America, and they are already past their first sleep... "
Edinburgh Medical Journal - Page 380
1905
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - American literature - 1830 - 844 pages
...low — that we are unwilling to spin out our awaking thoughts into the phantasms of sleep — that to keep our eyes open longer were but to act our antipodes— that the huntsmen are up in America — and that they are already past their first sleep in Persia.'...
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The Library of the Old English Prose Writers ...: Works of Sir Thomas Browne

English literature - 1831 - 370 pages
...in Homer be sent to rouse up Agamemnon, I find no such effects in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer were but to act our antipodes....they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep ? or have slumbering thoughts...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - 1834 - 436 pages
...hour of the night. " But the Hyades run low in the heavens, and to keep our eyes open any longer were to act our Antipodes. The Huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia." BEFORE I conclude, I would say something in favour of the old-fashioned triplet, which I have here...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - Fore-edge painting - 1834 - 320 pages
...hour of the night. " But the Hyades run low in the heavens, and to keep our eyes open any longer were to act our Antipodes. The Huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia." 113 BEFORE I conclude, I would say something in favour of the old-fashioned triplet, which I have here...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1834 - 330 pages
...hour of the night. " But the Hyades run low in the heavens, and to keep our eyes open any longer were to act our Antipodes. The Huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia." BEFORE I conclude, I would say something in favour of the old-fashioned triplet, which I have here...
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Pseudodoxia epidemica, books 4-7. The garden of Cyrus. Hydriotaphia ...

Sir Thomas Browne - 1835 - 532 pages
...in these drowsy approaches of sleep. To keep our eyes open longer, were but to act our Antipodes.7 The huntsmen are up in America, and they are already past their first sleep in Persia. But who can be drowsy at that hour which freed us from everlasting sleep ? or have slumbering thoughts...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1837 - 704 pages
...increased by the corrective and illustrative annotation furnished by the editor and his friends. ' to keep our eyes open longer, were but to act our...they are already past 'their first sleep in Persia.' It was well commented on this, when Coleridge wrote in the margin, ' Think you that there ever ' was...
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Samuel Rogers - 1839 - 60 pages
...hour of the night. " But the Hyades run low in the heavens, and to keep our eyes open any longer were to act our Antipodes. The Huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia." Before I conclude, I would say something in favour of the old-fashioned triplet, which I have here...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of Sir Edward Lytton, Volume 2

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - Great Britain - 1841 - 306 pages
...low — that " we are unwilling to spin out our awaking thoughts into the phantasms of sleep — that to keep our eyes open longer were but to act our antipodes — that the huntsmen are up in America, and they are already past their first sleep in Persia." On...
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Poems

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1843 - 352 pages
...hour of the night. " But the Hyades run low in the heavens, and to keep our eyes open any longer were to act our Antipodes. The Huntsmen are up in America,...they are already past their first sleep in Persia." BEFORE I conclude, I would say something in favour of the old-fashioned triplet, which I have here...
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