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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 Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia ..., Volume 1

Edward Balfour - East Asia - 1871
...difficulty was to frame a copious index of contents ; for Pope has well said that " Inde* Learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of Science by the tail." This Indexing will add to the bulk of the book, but greatly abo to ita value as a work of reference...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With memoir, critical diss., and ...

Alexander Pope - 1872
...Prose swell'd to verse, verse loit'ring 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 : 289 bounty, to order him two hundred pounds for it. And this he doubts not grieved Mr P.' — P....
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1873 - 600 pages
...seat of Fools. Here to her Chosen all her works she shews; Prose swell'd to verse, verse loit'ring into prose: How random thoughts now meaning chance...decay, And these to Notes are fritter'd quite away; How Index- learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail :. , 280 How, with...
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 28

George Smith, William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1873
...trust certain stern reviewers, there are writers who have learnt the principle that Index learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of Science by the tall. And the first four lines, at least, of the great prophecy at the conclusion of the third book...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1874 - 778 pages
...93. Next o'er his books his eyes began to roll, In pleasing memory of all he stole. Booh i. Line 127. How 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. Booh ii. Line 34. Till Peter's keys some christen'd...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 19; Volume 82

1874
...trust certain stern reviewers, there are writers who have learnt the principle that Index learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of Science by the tail. And the first four lines, at least, of the great prophecy, at the conclusion of the third book is thought...
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Hours in a Library: De Foe's novels. Richardson's novels. Pope as a moralist ...

Sir Leslie Stephen - English essays - 1874
...trust certain stern reviewers, there are writers who have learnt the principle that Index learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of Science by the tail. And the first four lines, at least, of the great prophecy at the conclusion of the third book is thought...
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Familiar quotations ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1875 - 864 pages
...93. 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. Till Peter's keys some christen'd...
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POPE, SELECTED POEMS; THE ESSAY ON CRITICISM; THE MORAL ESSAYS; THE DUNCIAD

THOMAS ARNOLD - 1876
...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 decay, And these to notes are fritterM quite away : How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the...
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An attempt to catalogue and classify a ... collection of books

F. Weaklin - 1876
...INDEXES. " So, Mr. Index, what news with you ? " , FIELDING.—" The Author's Preface" Act II. sc. iv. " How Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." POPE. — " The Dunciad" Bk. i, line 279. " Get a thorough insight into the Index, by which the whole...
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