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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 Practical Quotations: English and Latin, with an Appendix ...

Jehiel Keeler Hoyt - Quotations - 1882 - 899 pages
...without a clue to direct the readers within. i. FULLEE — Worthies of England. How Index learning omen's eyes this doctrino j. POPE— The Dunciad. Bk. I. Line 279. Those authors, whose subjects require them to be voluminous,...
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Out in the Open: A Budget of Scraps of Natural History, Gathered in New Zealand

Thomas Henry Potts - Botany - 1882 - 301 pages
...careful folk, who perchance remember a couplet of one of our English satirists — " How index-hurting turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." As it is not intended to present a purely scientific treatise on the various species of Murenidan that...
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Familiar quotations [compiled] by J. Bartlett. Author's ed

Familiar quotations - 1883
...Line 93. Next o'er his books his eyes began to roll, In pleasing memory of all he stole. Line 127. How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail. Line 279. And gentle Dulness ever loves a joke. '/'//< Dunciad. Bool ii. Line 34. Till Peter's keys...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Anna Lydia Ward - American poetry - 1883 - 761 pages
...one of such ; I stood Among them, but not of them. 2389 Byron: Ch. Harold. Canto iii. St. 113 INDEX. Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail. 2390 Pope : Dunciad. Bk. i. Line 279. INDIAN SUMMER. To her bier Comes the year Not with weeping and...
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The Bookmart: A Monthly Magazine of Literary and Library ..., Volumes 1-2

Richard Halkett - Bibliography - 1883
...figure of the giant mass Of things to come, at large."— Troilus and CrettsUa. Pope, too, tells us "How index-learning turns no student pale. Yet holds the eel of science by the tail."I>imcioti. В. 2. But we doubt if much harm was ever done in this way. The very ambition thus...
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Literary News, Volume 4

American literature - 1883
...cover of this volume. In very artistic fashion it illustrates Pope's distich: " How index learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail. EGYPT. — The Athenäum, Dec. 16. notices the following new works : " The Cities of Egypt," by RS...
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Knight's New Mechanical Dictionary: A Description of Tools, Instruments ...

Edward Henry Knight - Industrial arts - 1884 - 960 pages
...PUBLICATIONS, UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE. llllustratrD uutt) more tljan фггг ttwusauD fngratomgg. 'How Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of Science by the tail." POPE. First Steam Engine. (Вио, ISO BC) BOSTON: HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN AND COMPANY. HEW YORK: 11 EAST...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith: A New Ed. Containing Pieces ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith, Henry George Bohn - 1885
...whom he appears to have studied, and whose languages he seems perfectly to have 1 Query, from Pope's " How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." See ' Dunciad,' bk. i., 11. 279-80, Elwin and Courthorpe's edition, 1882. —ED. 2 By Dr. John Ward,...
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Notes & Queries

William White - Questions and answers - 1885
...foot."— Swift, Tale of a Tub, sect, v (published 1704). Four-and-twenty years later, Pope wrote : — " How Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." The Dunciad, i. 270 (published 1728). One ought not, I suppose, to call this a plagiarism ; but does...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Biographies. Criticisms. Later collected essays

Oliver Goldsmith - 1885
...studied, and whose languages he seems perfectly to have 1 Query, from Pope's " How index -learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." See ' Dunciad,' bk. i., 11. 279-80, Elwin and Courthorpe's edition, 1882. —En. 2 By Dr. John Ward,...
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