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" Then came another fellow with a bunch of carrots upon his head, and a capon upon his fist, describing a Projector who begged a patent of monopoly, as the first inventor of the art to feed capons fat with carrots, and that none but himself might make use... "
The Dramatic Works and Poems of James Shirley - Page 256
by James Shirley, William Gifford, Alexander Dyce - 1833 - 1 pages
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London Magazine: Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer..., Volume 41

English essays - 1772
...bead, and a capon upon his fill, defcribing a projector who begged a patent of monopoly, as the firft inventor of the art to feed capons fat with carrots; and that none but himfelf fhould make ufe of that invention, and have the privilege for fourteen years, according to...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Satires, &c

Alexander Pope - 1752
...Capon upon his fift, defcribing a Projector who " begg'da patent of Monopoly as the rirft invcnter of the art " to feed Capons fat with Carrots, and that none but himfelf " might make ufe of that invention, etc. Several other prd" jecTors were in like manner perfonated...
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Satires, &c

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1752
...Capon upon his fift, defcribing a Proje&or who *' begg'da patent of Monopoly as the firft inventer of the art " to feed Capons fat with Carrots, and that none but himfelf " might make ufe of that invention, etc. Several other pro" jedors were in like manner perfonated...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with ..., Volume 4

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English poetry - 1760
...and a Capon upon his ' fift, defcribing a Projector who begged a patent of Mono* poly, as the firft inventor of the art to feed Capons fat with * Carrots, and that none but himfelf might make ufe of that "When the Queen frown'd, or fmil'd, he knows; and what A fubtle Minister...
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Kirby's Wonderful and Scientific Museum: Or, Magazine of ..., Volume 1

R. S. Kirby - Characters and characteristics - 1803
...upon a little horse, with a great bit hi his mouth, and upon the man's head was a bit, with headrstall and reins fastened, and signified a projector, who...but himself might make use of that invention, and hav<; the privilege for fourteen, years, according to the statute. Several other projectors were in...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Satires. On receiving from the Right ...

Alexander Pope, William Lisle Bowles, William Warburton, Joseph Warton - 1806
...head, and a Capon upon his fift, defcribing a Projector who begged a patent of Monopoly, as the firft inventor of the art to feed Capons fat with Carrots, and that none but himfelf might make ufe of that invention, &c. Several other Projectors were in like man• -ner perfonated...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. In Verse and Prose: Containing ..., Volume 4

Alexander Pope - Literary Criticism - 1806
...head, and a Capon upon his fift, defcribing a Projector who begged a patent of Monopoly, as the firft inventor of the art to feed Capons fat with Carrots, and that none but himfelf might make ufe of that invention, &c. Several other Projtftors were in like manner perfunated...
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ...

Alexander Pope - 1806
...head, and a Capon upon his fift, defcribing a Projector who begged a patent of Monopoly, as the firft inventor of the art to feed Capons fat with Carrots, and that none but himfelf might make ufe. of that invention, &c. Several other Projectors were in like manner perforated...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1822
...describes: " In this Antimasque of Projectors," says he, " came a fellow with a bunch of Carrots on his head, and a Capon upon his fist, describing a...none but himself might make use of that invention, &c. Several other Projectors were in like manner personated in this Antimasque; and it pleased the...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1822
...describes : " In this Antimasque of Projectors," says he, " came a fellow with a bunch of Carrots on his head, and a Capon upon his fist, describing a...none but himself might make use of that invention, &c. Several other Projectors were in like manner personated in this Antimasque; and it pleased the...
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