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" Harp ? harp ? lyre ? pen and ink, boy, you mean ! Muse, boy, muse ? your nurse's daughter you mean ! Pierian spring? oh! ay! the cloister pump, I suppose!' Nay, certain introductions, similes, and examples, were placed by name on a list of interdictions.... "
The Massachusetts Teacher - Page 17
1855
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The Literary and Scientific Repository, and Critical Review, Volume 3

1821 - 526 pages
...an abomination to him." In fancy, I can almost hear him now, exclaiming, " Harp? Harp 1 Lyre 1—Pen and ink, boy, you mean ! Muse, boy, muse ? —Your nurse's daughter, you mean! Pierian spring ?—O, aye; the cloister pump, 1 presume !" It is, however, but just to notice the passages which are...
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New Monthly Magazine, and Universal Register, Volume 26

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth, William Ainsworth - 1829 - 606 pages
...used to stop him thus, ' Harp, harp, lyre ? pen and ink, boy, you mean!—Muse, boy, muse? Your Muse's daughter, you mean !—Pierian spring ? oh, ay ! the cloister pump, i suppose !" " In the ¡deal we shall never rival the ancients. The exquisite fables of Greece were a sort of...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumes 156-157

1834 - 734 pages
...Hippocrene, were all an abo¿nination to him. In fancy, I can almosthear him now exclaiming—_.”HarØ Harp? Lyre? Pen and ink, boy, you mean! Muse, boy, muse? Your nurse': daughter, you mean! Pierian spring? Oh, aye! the cloister.pansp, Iuppose !“ “Of Providence,...
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A History of the Royal Foundation of Christ's Hospital: With an Acount of ...

William Trollope - 1834 - 550 pages
...Hippocrene, were all an abomination to him. In fancy I can almost hear him now exclaiming,—Harp ? Harp ? Lyre ? Pen and ink, boy, you mean ! Muse, boy ? Muse! Your nurses daughter, you mean ! Pierian spring ? Oh! Aye ! the cloister pump, I suppose ! " There was one...
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A history of the royal foundation of Christ's hospital

William Trollope - 1834 - 538 pages
...Hippocrene, were all an abomination to him. In fancy I can almost hear him now exclaiming,—Harp ? Harp ? Lyre ? Pen and ink, boy, you mean ! Muse, boy ? Muse ! Your nurses daughter, you mean ! Pierian spring ? Oh ! Aye! the cloister pump, I suppose ! " There was one...
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American Journal of Education

William Russell, William Channing Woodbridge, Fordyce Mitchell Hubbard - 1839 - 590 pages
...were all an abomination to him. In fancy, I can almost hear him now, exclaiming, " Hurpl Harp 1 Lyre 1 Pen and ink, boy, you mean! Muse, boy, Muse ? Your Nurse's daughter, you mean! Pierian spring? Oh, aye ! the cloister-pump, I suppose !" Nay, certain introductions, similes, and examples, were placed...
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The Relation of the Poet to His Age: A Discourse Delivered Before the Phi ...

George Stillman Hillard - 1843 - 68 pages
...Coleridge relates that his teacher, Dr. Bowyer, did, when he met with them in the exercises of his boys; "Muse, boy, Muse — your nurse's daughter, you mean!...Pierian spring ? Oh, ay, the cloister pump I suppose." The green coats of the fairies, and, the tinkling of their silver bells, have also passed away, never...
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Coleridge, and the Moral Tendency of His Writings

William Mitchell - 1844 - 144 pages
...Hippocrene, were all an abomination to him. In fancy, I can almost hear him now exclaiming—'Harp? harp? lyre? pen and ink, boy, you mean! muse, boy,...? your nurse's daughter, you mean! Pierian spring? Oay! the cloister pump, I suppose.'" It would have been well for himself, and better for the world,...
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The Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1849 - 578 pages
...abomination to him. In fancy, I caji almost hear him now exclaiming— * Harp ! harp! lyre ! pen arid ink, boy, you mean ! muse, boy, muse ! your nurse's daughter, you mean ! Pierian spring ! О ay ! the cloister pump, I sup[>ose.' " In his " Literary Life," Coleridge has gone into the conduct...
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Biographia Literaria; Or, Biographical Sketches of My Literary ..., Volumes 1-2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1852 - 874 pages
...Hippocrene, were all an abomination to him. In fancy I can almost hear him now, exclaiming " Harp ? Hurp ? Lyre ? Pen and ink, boy, you mean ! Muse, boy, Muse...Your nurse's daughter, you mean ! Pierian spring ? Oh aye ! the cloister-pump, I suppose !" Nay certain introductions, similes, and examples, were placed...
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