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" THE reader is indebted for this day's entertainment to an author from whom the age has received greater favours, who has enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the passions to move at the command of virtue. "
Select British Classics - Page 225
1803
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The midwife: or, The old woman's magazine

Midwife - 1750
...inquina vere, £s° genut, £ff demos* Hoc Fonte derivata eludes, In Patriam Populumque jluxit. HoR. TH E Reader is indebted for this Day's Entertainment, to...enlarged the Knowledge of human Nature, and taught the Paffions to move at the Command of Virtue. r fa the RAMBLE R. XTTHEN the SPECTATOR was firft publifhed...
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The Rambler [by S. Johnson and others].

1751
...Primum inquinavere, et genus, et domos ; Hoc fonte derivata eludes, In patriam populumque fuxit. HoR. THE reader is indebted for this day's entertainment...enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the paffions to move at (he command of virtue. To the RAMBLER. WHen the SPECTAToR was full publifhcd in...
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The Rambler: In Four Volumes..

Samuel Johnson - 1784
...and unnumber'd rofe From this polluted fountain head, O'er Rime and o'er the nations fpread. FRANCIS. THE reader is indebted for this day's entertainment...enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the pafllons to move at the command of virtue. To the RAMBLER. SIR, WHEN the SPECTATOR was firft publifhed...
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British Classics

Edward Francis Burney, Richard Corbould - History - 1785
...VARIOUS AND VNNUMBXIt'D ROtI FROM THIS FOLLUTID FOUNTAIN HEAD, ROME AKD 0'IR TH> NATION! (TRIAD. FRANCIS. THE reader is indebted for this day's entertainment...greater favours, who has enlarged the knowledge of human natu re, and taught the paffions to move at the command of virtue. TO THE RAMBLER. 8IR, the Spectator...
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Walker's Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge

History - 1786
...correfpondence which he maintained with feveral ladies of refined that the reader was indebted, for that day'» entertainment, to an author, " from whom the age has received greater favours, who tafte and talents, whofe letters on various has enlarged the knowledge of human na.fubjects, were they...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The Rambler

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...and unqumber'd roft From this polluted fountain head, O'er Rent and o'er the nations fpread. FtAXCi*. THE reader is indebted for this day's entertainment...enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the paXTiODS to move at the command of virtue. SIR, To the RAMBLER. the SPECTATOR was firft publifhed In...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...and unnumber'd rofe From this polluted fountain head, O'er Rome and o'er the nations fpread. FRANCU. THE reader is indebted for this day's entertainment...enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the paflions to move at the command of virtue. t SIR, To the RAMBLER. HEN the SPECTATOR was firft publifhed...
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The Rambler

Samuel Johnson - 1792 - 463 pages
...ROSE FROM THIS FOILVTED F'OONTAIN HEAD, * O'»« ROMX AND O'ER -l HE NATIONS SPREAD. FRAHCK. \ TH E reader is indebted for this day's ' entertainment...an author' from whom the age has received greater javours, who has enlarged'the knowledge of human nature, and taught the palfions to irtovc at the command...
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Encyclopędia britannica: or, A dictionary of arts ..., Volume 16, Part 1

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Reference - 1796
...of the Rambler, which wa» written by Mr Richardfon, obferves, that the reader was indebted for that day's entertainment to an author, " from whom the...enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the pafķions to move at the command of virtue ;" and, in his Life of Rowe, he fays, " The character of...
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A new and general biographical dictionary: containing an historical and ...

William Tooke, William Beloe, Robert Nares - Biography - 1798
...it is well known, was written by Mr. Richardfon ; in the preamble to which Dr. John ton Itylcs him " an author from whom the age has received greater favours,...enlarged the knowledge of human nature, and taught the paffions to move at the command of Virtue." In the " Anecdotes of Bovvyer," are collected a confiderable...
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