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" Pope had only a little, because Dryden had more ; for every other writer since Milton must give place to Pope ; and even of Dryden it must be said, that, if he has brighter paragraphs, he has not better poems. "
The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ... - Page 55
1793
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 25

History - 1800
...energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority mud, with fome hefitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not < to be inferred that of this poetical vigour Pope had only a litlle, becaule Dryden had more; for every other writer fince Milton muft give place to Pope ; and...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...energy which collecls, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority muft, with fome hefi* tation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that...little, becaufe Dryden had more ; for every other writer fmce Milton muft give place to Pope ; and even of Dryden it muft be faid, that if he has brighter paragraphs,...
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prefaces biographical and crirical to the works of the english poets

samuel johnson - 1781
...energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates; the fuperiority muft, with fome hefitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that...little, becaufe Dryden had more ; for every other writer fince Milton muft give place to Pope ; and even of Dryden it muft be faid, that if he has brighter...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: With Critical Observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781 - 503 pages
...energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority muft, with fome hefitation, be 'allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that...little, becaufe Dryden had more ; for every other writer fince Milton muft give place to Pope ; and even of Dryden it muft be faid, that if he has brighter...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 65

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1781
...energy which collefl-, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority muft, with fome hefitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that...becaufe Dryden had more; for- every other writer, fince Milton, muft give place to Pope; and even of Dryden it muft be faid. that if be has brighter...
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Prior. Congreve. Blackmore. Fenton. Gay. Granville. Yalden. Tickell. Hammond ...

Samuel Johnson - Poets, English - 1781
...combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority muftj with fome hefitation, be allowed to Diydem It is not to be inferred that of this poetical vigour Pope had only a little, becaufe Dryden had more j for every, other writer fince Milton muft give place to Pope ; and even of Dryden it muft be faid,...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 65

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781
...energy which collects, cornbines, amplifies, and animates; the iV.periority muft, with fome hefitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that of this poetical vigour Pop" had only a little, becaufe Dryden had more ; for every other- writer fince Milton muft give place...
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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
...energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority muft, with fome hefitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that...little, becaufe Dryden had more ; for every other writer fince Milton muft give place to Pope ; and even of Dryden it muft be faid, that, if he has brighter...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the fuperiority muft, with fome hefitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that...little, becaufe Dryden had more; for every other writer fince Milton muft give place to Pope; and even of Dryden it muft be faid, that, if he has brighter...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates ; the.fuperiority muft, with fome hefitation, be allowed to Dryden. It is not to be inferred that...little, becaufe Dryden had more ; for every other writer fince Milton muft give place to Pope ; and even of Dryden it muft be faid, that, if he has brighter...
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