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" For to satisfy such as want either is not in the nature of this undertaking, since a mere modern wit can like nothing that is not modern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek. "
The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ... - Page xxi
by Homerus - 1720
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...or with whatever happinefs he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pleafe but a few ; thofe only who have at once a tafte of poetry, and competent...want either, is not in the nature of this undertaking ; fince a mere modern wit can like nothing that is not modern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek....
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 6

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1751
....or with whatever happinefs he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pleafe but a few ; thofe only who have at once a tafte of poetry, and competent...want either, is not in the nature of this undertaking ; fim:ea mere modern wit can like nothing that is not modern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek....
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...or with whatever happinefs he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pleafe but a few ; thofe only who have at once a tafte of poetry, and competent...want either, is not in the nature of this undertaking ; fince a mere modern wit can like nothing that is not modern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek....
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections, Additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pleafe but a few ; thofc only who have at once a tafre of poetry, and competent learning. For to fatisfy...want either, is not in the nature of this undertaking j fmce a mere modern wit can like nothing that Is not modern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek....
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope - 1752
...or with whatever happinefs he may perform luch a work, he muft hope to pleafe but a fewj tbofc only who have at once a tafte of poetry, and competent learning. For to fatisfy fuch as want cither, is not in the nature of this undertaking; finer a mere modern wit can like nothing that is...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions, and ...

Alexander Pope - 1754
...or with whatever happinefs he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pleafe but a few ; thofe only who have at once a tafte of poetry, and competent...either, is not in the nature of this undertaking; fince a mere modern wit can like nothing that is not maJern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek....
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Letters

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1757
...he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pteafe but a few ; thofe only who have at twice a taile of poetry, and competent learning. For to fatisfy...that is not modern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek. "What I have done is fubmitted to the publick, from whofe opinions I am prepared to learn ;...
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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
...with whatever happiriefs he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pleafc but a few ; thofe only who have at once a tafte of poetry, and competent...For to fatisfy fuch as want either, is not in the natiire of this undertaking ; fince a mere modern wit can like nothing that is not modcriit and a pedant...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Four Volumes Complete. With His Last ...

Alexander Pope - 1778
...or with whatever happinefs he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pleafe but a tow ; thofe only who have at once a tafte of poetry, and competent learning. For to fatisfy fuch as \\;ant cither, is not in the nature of this undertaking; fince a mere modern wit can like nothing that...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 35

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...or with whatever happinefs he may perform fuch a work, he muft hope to pleafe but a few ; thofe only who have at once a tafte of poetry, and competent...that is not modern, and a pedant nothing that is not Greek. . What I have done is fubmitted to the Publick, from whofe opinions I am prepared to learn ;...
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