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" The truth is, that in these days the grand "primum mobile" of England is cant; cant political, cant poetical, cant religious, cant moral; but always cant, multiplied through all the varieties of life. "
The Literary and Scientific Repository, and Critical Review - Page 98
by Charles Kitchell Gardner - 1821
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The London Magazine, Volume 3

John Scott, John Taylor - Literary Criticism - 1821
...forgive him, and here it is. " The truth is, that in these days the grand primian mobile of £ngland is cant; cant political, cant poetical, cant religious,...while it lasts, will be too powerful for those who can only exist by taking the tone of the times. I say cant, because it is a thing of words, without the...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 9

Political Science - 1821
...following invective. " The truth is, that in these days the grand " primum mobile" in England is cant j cant political, cant poetical, cant religious, cant...cant, multiplied through all the varieties of life." " Quis tulerit Gracchos, &c." But to resume the argument. Lord Byron having resolved to magnify the...
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The Mirror

1822 - 61 pages
...No such thing ; I am willing to believe him a good man, almost as good a man as Pope, but no better. The truth is, that in these days the grand " primum...while it lasts will be too powerful for those who can only exist by taking the tone of the time. I say cant, because it is a thing of words, without the...
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The works of lord Byron, comprehending the suppressed poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1822
...No such thing ; I am willing to believe him a good man, almost as good a man as Pope, but no better. The truth is, that in these days the grand "primum...while it lasts will be too powerful for those who can only exist by taking the tone of the time. I say cant, because it is a thing of words, without the...
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The life and genius of lord Byron. To which is prefixed A sketch on lord ...

Cosmo Gordon (sir.) - 1824
...appropriate motto of this poem should be this sentence of Lord Byron in his letter to Murray : '— « The truth is , that in these days the grand « primum mobile » of England is cant; cant political, cant-poetical, cant religous , cant moral ; but always cant, multiplied through all the varieties of...
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Essai sur le génie et la caractère de lord Byron, par A. P....t; précédé d ...

Joseph Jean M.C. Amédée Pichot - 1824
...cette tartuferie morale , politique, religieuse et littéraire dénoncée dans la lettre à Murray. « The truth is , that in these days the grand « primum mobile » of England is cant ç cant political , cant poetical , cant religions, cant moral, cant always , cant multiplîed through...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical notice by J. W. Lake

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.), J W. Lake - 1825
...willing to believe him a good man, almost as good a man as Pope, but no better. The truth is, that iu these days the grand «primum mobile» of England is cant; cant political, cant portical, cant religious, cant moral; but always cant, multiplied through all the varieties of life....
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The Works of Lord Byron: Comprising the Suppressed Poems, Volumes 10-11

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1826
...cant; cant political, cant poetical, cant religions, cant moral; hnt always cant, mnltiplied throngh all the varieties of life. It is the fashion, and while it lasts will he too powerfnl for those who can only exist hy taking,the tone of the time. I saycnnl, hecanse it...
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The Royal lady's magazine, and archives of the court of St. James's

Horticultural journal - 1832
...the poor. " The truth is," as Lord Byron has well observed, " that in these days the grand prinatm mobile of England, is cant; cant political, cant poetical,...while it lasts, will be too powerful for those who only exist by taking the tone of the time. I say cant,' his lordship adds, " because it is a thing...
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The complete works of Lord Byron: including his suppressed poems ..., Volume 4

Baron George Gordon Byron Byron - 1832
...No such thing ; I am willing to believe him a good man, almost as good a man as Pope, but no better. The truth is, that in these days the grand " primum mobile" of England is cant; c«nt political, cant poetical, cant religious, cant moral ; but always cant, multiplied through all...
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