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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Oil
 
Whence is thy learning? hath thy toil
O’er books consum’d the midnight oil?
        Gay.—Shepherd and Philosopher, Line 15; Gay’s Trivia, Book II. Line 558; Shenstone, Elegy XI. Verse 7; Cowper, Retirement; Lloyd, On Rhyme, and Author and Friend.
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