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The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ... - Page 49
1793
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The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...come nearer to the truth. THE i THE perfon of Pope is well known not to have been formed by the niceft model. He has, in his account of the Little Club,...feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effect of his application. His ftature...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: With Critical Observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781 - 503 pages
...come nearer to the truth. THE THE perfon of Pope is well known not to have been formed by the niceft model. He has, in his account. of the Little Club,...feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effect of his application. His ftature...
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Prior. Congreve. Blackmore. Fenton. Gay. Granville. Yalden. Tickell. Hammond ...

Samuel Johnson - Poets, English - 1781
...well known not to have been formed by the niceft model. He has, in his account of the Little Clnb> (compared himfelf to a fpider, and is defcribed as...feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effecl: of his application. His ftature...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 65

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781
...had come nearer to the. truth. THE perfon of Pope Is well known not to have been formed by the niceft model. He has, in his account of the Little Club,...have been beautiful in his infancy.; but he was of a conftitutton originally feeble and weak; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets;: with critical observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781 - 503 pages
...come nearer to the truth. THE THE perfon of Pope is well known not to have been formed by the niceft model. He has, in his account of - the Little Club,...have been beautiful in his infancy ; but he was of a conflitution originally feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafdy diftorted, his...
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The beauties of Pope

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1783 - 278 pages
...Haiiti and Character. •tt A HE perfon of Pipe is well known not to hav« " been formed by the niceft model. He has, in " his account of the little Club,...himfelf " to a fpider, and is defcribed as protuberant be*' hind and before. He is faid to have been beau" tiful in his infancy ; but he was of a conftitu"...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...niceft model. He has, in his account of the Little Club, compared hirnfelf to a fpider, and by another is defcribed as protuberant behind and before. He...feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender frame are eafily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the effect of his application. His ftature...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...t'»t VOL. IV. G 5 time a' ( 0 THE perfon of Pope is well-known not to have been formed by the niceft model. He has, in his account of the Little Club, compared himfelf to a fpider, ",< and by another is defcribed as protuberant behind and before. He is faid to have been beautiful in his...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English ...

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...t'ut IV. G c. time 9o PO !> E. THE perfon of Pope is well-known not to have been formed by the niceft model. He has, in his account of the Little Club, compared himfelf to a ipider, and by another is defcrlbed as protuberant behind and before. He is faid to have been beautiful...
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Johnson's Lives of the the English Poets: Abridged: with Notes and Illustrations

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1797 - 239 pages
...commentator the Bifhop of Gloucefter. Speaking of Pope's perfon and private manners, Dr. Johnfon fays, " He compared himfelf to a fpider, and is defcribed as...originally feeble and weak ; and as bodies of a tender form are ealily diftorted, his deformity was probably in part the eflect of his application. His ftature...
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