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" Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise: Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him or he dies; Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master... "
The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ... - Page 166
by Alexander Pope - 1807
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...cunning known ; 175 The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers here. This clue once found, unravels all the rest,...and Wharton stands confest. Wharton, the scorn and worder of our days ! ife Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise ; Born with whate'er could win...
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The Beauties of England and Wales, or, Delineations, topographical ..., Volume 1

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, Thomas Hood, John Harris - Architecture - 1801
...Essays. * WHARTON, the scorn and wonder of our days. Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise; Bom with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies. Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke....
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Topography of Great Britain: Or, British Traveller's Directory: Cornwall

George Alexander Cooke - Roads - 1802
...been finely described by Pope in his Moral Esť says : " Wharton, tlie scorn and wonder of our days, .Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise : Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women or fools must like him, or he dies. Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: with his last corrections ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester), Colley Cibber - 1804 - 754 pages
...cunning known ; 175 The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers here. This clue once found unravels all the rest,...it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies : Tho' wond'ring senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke. 185...
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The Art of Speaking: Containing, an Essay, in which are Given Rules for ...

James Burgh - Oratory - 1804 - 291 pages
...with times. Search then the ruling passion ; There alone The wild are constant, and the cunning known. This clue once found unravels all the rest ; The prospect clears, and IVharton stands confest ; 'Contempt JYhartan ! the scorn * and wonder, f of our 1 Adrairat. daySi Whose...
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A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland ..., Volume 4

Horace Walpole, Thomas Park - English literature - 1806
...the vivid pencil of Pope : " Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was a lust of praise: Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies : Though raptur'd senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke....
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill

John Bell - 1807
...known ; 1 7 5 The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers here.. This clue once found, unravels all the rest,...it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies : Though wond'ring senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke....
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: In four volumes. Collated ..., Volumes 1-2

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...rest, The prospect clears, andWhartou stands confess 'd. Wharton ! the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise : Born...it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies : Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke....
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...cunning known ; The fool consistent, and the false sincere ; Priests, princes, women, no dissemblers here. This clue once found unravels all the rest, The prospect clears, andWharton stands confess 'd. Wharton! tbe scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the...
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Poems by Cowley, Waller, Butler, Denham, Dryden, and Pomfret, Issues 77-79

Abraham Cowley - 1810
...known? 175 the fool consistent, and the false sincere; priest, princes, women, no dissemblers her^ This clue once found unravels all the rest, the prospect...it from the wise, women and fools must like him, or he dies: tho' wond'ring senates hung on all he spoke, the club must ilail him master of the joke. 185...
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