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" It is not enough that nothing offends the Ear, but a good Poet will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things he treats of. So that there is (if one may express it so) a Style of Sound. As in describing a gliding Stream, the Numbers shou'd... "
The Dunciad, in four books - Page 49
by Alexander Pope - 1770
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Letters of Mr. Pope, and Several Eminent Persons, from the Year ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1735
...farther particulars. There are indeed certain Niceties, which tho'not much obferved even by correcl: Verfifiers, I cannot but think deferve to be better...will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things he treats of. So that there is (if one may exprefs it fo) a Style of Sound. As in defcribing...
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Letters of Mr. Pope, and Several Eminent Persons, from the Year ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1735
...much obferved even by correcl: Verfifiers, I cannot but think deferve to be better regarded. '. , J. It is not enough that nothing offends the Ear, but...will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things he treats of. So that there is (if one may exprefs it fo) a Style of Sound. As in defcribing...
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Mr. Pope's literary correspondence for thirty years; from 1704 to 1734 ...

Alexander Pope - Literary Collections - 1735 - 439 pages
...«-l'O i\*>,,.: •'' . -:^} ,".•;,;...-:.,.'.-./. 1 ; vM* It is not enough that nothing offend* the Ear, but a good Poet will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things ht treats of. So that there is (if one may cxprefs it fo) a Style of Sound. As in deicribing...
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The Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1737
...indeed certain Niceties, which tho' not much obferved even by correft verifiers, I cannot but thinfc" deferve to be better regarded. i . It is not enough...will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things he treats of. So that there is (if one may exprefs it fo) a Style of Sound. As in defcribing...
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Letters of Mr. Alexander Pope: And Several of His Friends

Alexander Pope - Authors, English - 1737 - 307 pages
...•not much obferved even by correct verifiers, I cannot but think deferve to be better regarded. 1. It is not enough that nothing offends the ear, but...will adapt the very Sounds as well as Words to the things he treats of, fo that there is (if one may exprefs it fo) a Style of Sound : as in defcribing...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections, Additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...made on • the Earl of Peterborow, juit before the glorious campaigns of Barcelona and Valentia. P, i. It is not enough that nothing offends the ear,...will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things he treats of. So that there i* (if one may exprefs it fo) a Style of Sound. As in. defcribing...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 7

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1751
...Earl of Peterborow, juft before the glorious campaigns of Barcelona and Valentia. P. VII. E i. It r. It is not enough that nothing offends the ear> but...will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things he treats of. So that there is (if one may exprefs itfo) a Style of Sound. As in defcribing...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Letters

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...Peterborow, jail before the glorious campaigns .of Barcelona and Valentia. P. VOL. VII. £ J.It 1. It is not enough that nothing offends the ear, but...will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things he treats of. So that there is(if one may exprefs it fo) a Style of Sound. As in defcribing...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Letters

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1757
...farther particulars. There are indeed certain Niceties, which, tho' not much obferved even by correft verfifiers, I cannot but think, deferve to be better...is not enough that nothing offends the ear, but a goodNPoet will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, to the things he treats of. So that there is...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Four Volumes Complete. With His Last ...

Alexander Pope - 1778
...farther particulars. There are indeed certain Niceties, which, tho' not much pbferved even by porreft verfifiers, I cannot but think, deferve to be better...Poet will adapt the very Sounds, as well as Words, fq the thing he treats of So that there is (if one may exprefs, if fo) a Style of Sound. As in defcribing...
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