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" And here she plann'd the imperial seat of fools. Here to her chosen all her works she shows; Prose swell'd to verse, verse loitering into prose: How random thoughts now meaning chance to find, Now leave all memory of sense behind: How prologues into prefaces... "
The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes [&c.] by G ... - Page 82
by Alexander Pope - 1835
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The Monthly Religious Magazine and Independent Journal, Volumes 21-22

Unitarianism - 1859
...he thumbs his catalogue, and takes a book down from his shelves. And, as Pope says, " Index learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." The literature of the North was for ages unwritten, and only existed in the memories of the bards and...
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Poetical Works: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author

Alexander Pope - Literary Criticism - 1860
...Prose stvcH'd lo verse, verse loitering into prose: How random thoughts now meaning chance tu find. Now leave all memory of sense behind: How prologues into prefaces decay. And these to notes arc fritter* d quite away ; REMARKS. dislike t<> it could only arise from disaffection to the govern*...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, with a life, by A. Dyce

Alexander Pope - 1863
...Prose swell'd to verse, verse loitering into prose : How random thoughts now meaning chance to find. Now leave all memory of sense behind : How prologues...student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail : How, with less reading than makes felons 'scape, Less human genius than God gives an ape, Small thanks...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1865 - 480 pages
...94. Next o'er his books his eyes began to roll In pleasing memory of all he stole. Book i. Line 127. How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail. Book i. Line 279. And gentle Dulness ever loves a joke. Book ii. Line 34. All crowd, who foremost shall...
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New York Medical Journal, Volume 1

Medical - 1865
..." index-learning," according to a medical authority, has its advantages to the reader, in that it " Turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail," so index-making simplifies the labor of the writer by relieving him of all literary obligations save...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

1867
...Prose swell'd to verse, verse loitering into prose: How random thoughts now meaning chance to find, Now leave all memory of sense behind : How prologues...student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail ; How, with less reading than makes felons 'scape, Less human genius than God gives an ape, Small thanks...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Quotations - 1867 - 715 pages
...Betler. He ranged his troops and preached up patience, Backed his opinions with quotations. Prior. Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of Science by the tail. Pope, Dunciad, I.280. Some for renown on scraps of learning dote, And think they grow immortal as they...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, ed. with notes and intr. memoir by A.W ...

Alexander Pope - History - 1869
...Prose swell'd to verse, verse loit'ring into prose: How random thoughts now meaning chance to find, 175 Now leave all memory of sense behind ; How Prologues...student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail : 180 How, with less reading than makes felons scape, Less human genius than God gives an ape, Small...
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Treasury of choice quotations

Treasury - History - 1869
...Next o'er his books his eyes began to roll In pleasing memory of all he stole. Booh\. Line 127. H ow index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail. Booh i. Line 279. And gentle Dulness ever loves a joke. Boah a. Line 34. All crowd, who foremost shall...
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