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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: With Critical Observations on ... - Page 172
by Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 503 pages
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 65

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781
...both excelled likewife in profe ; but Pope did not borrow his .profe from his predeceflbr. The flyle of Dryden is capricious and varied, that of Pope is...his mind to his own rules of compofition. Dryden is fomerimes vehement and rapid ; Pope is always fmooth, uniform, and gentle. Dryden's page is a natural...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...lifcewife in profe ; but Pope did fiot borrow his profe from his pfredeceffor. The ftyle of D1y den is capricious and varied, that of Pope is cautious...mind, Pope conftrains his mind to his own rules of compofitiort. Dryden is fometimes vehement and rapid j Pope is always fmooth, uni-* form, and gentle....
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 65

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1781
...his profe from his predeceffor. The ftyle of Dryden is capr.cious and varied, that of Pope iscantiouS and uniform ; Dryden obeys the motions of his own...his mind to his own rules of compofition. Dryden is fometimts vehement and rapid ; Pope is always fmooth, uniform, and gentle. D'yden's page is a natural...
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prefaces biographical and crirical to the works of the english poets

samuel johnson - 1781
...either; for both excelled likewife in profe; but Pope did not borrow his profe from his predeceflbr. The ftyle of Dryden is capricious and varied, that of Pope is cautious and uniform ; Dry. den obeys the motions of his own mind, Pope conftrains his mind to his own rules of compofition....
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with His Life, and Notes on His ...

Samuel Johnson - 1787
...either; for both excelled likewife in profe ; but Pope did not borrow his profe from his predecefibr* The ftyle of Dryden is capricious and varied; that...rules of compofition. Dryden is fometimes vehement and rapid; Pope is always fmooth, uniform, and gentle. Dryden's page is a natural field, rifing into inequalities,...
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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
...excelled likewife in profe ; but Pope did not borrow his profe from his predeceflbr. The ftyle of Dryd.cn is capricious and varied; that of Pope is cautious...rules of compofition. Dryden is fometimes vehement and rapid ; Pope is always fmooth, uniform, and gentle. Dryden's page is a natural field, riling into inequalities,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
...either ; for both excelled likewife in profe ; but Pope did not borrow his profe from his predeceflbri The ftyle of Dryden is capricious and varied; that...; Dryden obeys the motions of his own mind ; Pope conftraihs his mind to his own rules of compofition. Dryden is fometimes vehement and rapid ; Pope...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1789 - 398 pages
...from liis predeceffbr. The ftyle of Dryden is ca-- .priciuus and .varied ; that of Pope is caufious and uniform : .Dryden obeys the motions of his own...mind ; Pope. conftrains his mind to his own rules of compofjtioB. Dryden is unneiimes vehement and rapid ; Pope is always imcoth, uniform, and gentle. Dryden's...
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The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ...

1793
...both excelled likewife in prole ; but Pope did not borrow his prole from his predeccflor. The Ityle of Dryden is capricious and varied, that of Pope is...; Dryden obeys the motions of his own mind ; Pope conihains his mind to his own rules of composition Drvden is forrietirnes vehement and rapid ; Pope...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 8

English poetry - 1795
...excelled likewife in profe; but Pope did not borrow hi* profe from his predcceflbrs. The ftyle of Drydeu is capricious and varied ; that of Pope is cautious and uniform. Dryden obferves the motions nf his own mind ; Pope conftrains his mind to his own rules of competition. Dryden...
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