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" I doubt not many have been led into that error by the shortness of it, which proceeds not from his following the original line by line, but from the contractions above mentioned. He sometimes omits whole similes and sentences... "
The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ... - Page xix
by Homerus - 1720
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...continually lops them, and often omits the moil beautiful. As for its being efteemed a clofe trandation, I doubt not many have been led into that error by...above-mentioned. He fometimes omits whole fimiles and fentcnces, . and is now and then guilty of miibkes, into which no writer of his learning could have...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections, Additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...circumftances he continually lops them, and often omits* the mofl beautiful. As for its being eftee'med a? clofe tranflation, I doubt not many have been led"...proceeds not from his following the original line by fine, but from the contractions above-nwhtion&L. He fometimes' omits whole fimiles aTid fentences/...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - Literary Criticism - 1751
...circumitances he continually lops them, and often omits the moft beautiful. As for its being efteemed a clofe tranflation, I doubt not many have been led into that error by the ihortnefs of it, which proceeds not from his following the original line by line, but from the contractions...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope - 1752
...being efteemeci * clofe tranflation, I doubt not many have been Ire into that error by the ihortnefs of it, which proceeds not from his following the original line by line, but from the contractions above-mentioneJ He fometimes omits whole fimiles and fentcnces, and is now and then guilty of miAakes,...
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The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland: To the Time ..., Volume 2

Theophilus Cibber, Thomas Coxeter - Poets, English - 1753
...for particulars and circumftances, lops them, and often omits the moft beautiful. As for its being a clofe tranflation, I doubt not, many have been led into that error by the fhortnefs of it, which pro* ceeds not from the following the original line by line, but from the contradtions above mentioned....
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Letters

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1757
...being efleemed a clofe tranflation, I doubt not many have been led into that error by the Ihortnefs of it, which proceeds not from his following the original line by line, but'from the contraftions above-mentioned He fometimes omits whole fimiles and fentences, and is now...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with ..., Volume 6

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English poetry - 1760
...circumftances he" continually lops them, and often omits the moft beautiful. As for its being efteemed a clofe tranflation, I doubt not many have been led...fhortnefs of it, which proceeds not from his following the origirial line by line, but from the contractions above-mentioned. He fometimes omits whole fimiles...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Four Volumes Complete. With His Last ...

Alexander Pope - 1778
...continually lops them, and often omits the moft beautiful. As for its having been efteemed a cloie tranflation, I doubt not many have been led into that...following the original line by line, but from the contraftions above mentioned. He fometimes omits whole fimiles and fenfences, and is now and then guilty...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 35

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...circumftances he continually lops them, and often omits tfce moft beautiful. As for its being efteemed a clofe tranflation, I doubt not many have been led...following the original line by line, but from the contraftions abovementioned. He fometimes omits whole fimiles and fentences, and is now and then guilty...
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The works of the English poets: With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 35

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...continually lops them, and often omits the moft beautiful. As for its being efteemed a clofe tranftalion, I doubt not many have been led into that error by...following the original line by line, but from the contraftions abovementioned. He fometimes omits whole f:miles and fentences, and is now and then guilty...
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