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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with His Last ... - Page 24
by Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - 1760
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Satires, &c

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...name. Pretty ! in amber to obferve the forms 169 Of hairs, or ftraws, or dirt, or grubs, or worms ! The things, we know, are neither rich nor rare, But...got there. Were others angry : I excus'd them too ; Well might they rage, I gave them but their due. As man's true merit 'tis not hard to find ; 175...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections, Additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...name. Pretty ! in amber to obferve the forms 169 Of hairs, or ftraws, or dirt, or grubs, or worms ! The things, we know, are neither rich nor rare, But...got there. Were others angry : I excus'd them too ; Well might they rage, I gave them but their due. As man's true merit 'tis not hard to find ; 175...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 4

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1751
...name. Pretty ! in amber to obferve the forms 169 Of hairs, or ftraws, or dirt, or grubs, or worms ! The things, we know, are neither rich nor rare, But...got there. Were others angry : I excus'd them too ; Well might they rage, I gave them but their due. As man's true merit 'tis not hard to find ; 175...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Satires, &c

Alexander Pope - 1752
...i foi the m oft deleft able things in nature, The things we know, are neither rich nor rare, 1 7 1 But wonder how the devil they got there. Were others...j Well might they rage, I gave them but their due, A man's true merit 'tis not hard to find; 175 But each man's fecret ftandard in his mind, That Cafting-weight...
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Anecdotes of Polite Literature ...

Literature - 1764
...Shakefpear's name. Pretty in amber to obferve the forms Of hairs, or ftraws, or dirt, or grubs, or worms ! The things we know, are neither rich nor rare, But wonder how the devil they got there *. Verfe 167. The The imagery in thefe lines is exceffive]y beautiful, the fatire poignant to the...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq

Alexander Pope - 1777 - 195 pages
...ooferve the lorms Of hairs, or ftraws, or dirt, or grubs, or worms ( The things we know are neither lich nor rare, But wonder how the devil they got there. Were others angry : I excus'd them too; Well might they rage, I gave them but their due. A man's true merit 'tis not hai'd to find ; But each...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 33

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...name. Pretty ! in amber to obferve the forms Of hairs, or ftraws, or dirt, or grubs, or worms ! 170 The things we know are neither rich nor rare, But...got there. Were others angry : I excus'd them too; Well might they rage, I gave them but their due. A man's true merit 'tis not hard to find; 175 But...
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A tour through Sicily and Malta: in a series of letters to William ..., Volume 2

Patrick Brydone, William Beckford - Malta - 1780
...feet above the level of the fea. They are of the commoneft kinds, cockles, muffels, oyfters, &c. " The things we know are neither rich nor rare ; " But wonder how the devil they got there." POPE. By what means they have been lifted up to this vaft height, and fo intimately mixed with the...
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Anecdotes of painting in England: with some account of the principal artists ...

George Vertue - Gardening - 1786
...hugged by the royal fupporter*. A lion, an unicorn, and a king on fuch an eminence are very furprifing : The things, we know, are neither rich nor rare^ But wonder how the devil they got there. He alfo rebuilt fome part of All-Sou{s college, * Oxford, the two towers ovqr the gate of which are...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. in Six Volumes Complete: Imitations, moral ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1787
...Sbaktfpear's name. Pretty ! in amber to obferve the forms Of hairs, oritraws, or dirt, or grubs, or worms! 170 The things we know are neither rich nor rare, But...wonder how the devil they got there. Were others angry: ] excus'd them too ; Well might they rage, I gave them but their due. A man's true merit 'tis not hard...
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