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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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Miscellaneous Notes and Queries with Answers in All Departments of ..., Volume 2

Questions and answers - 1885
...PRINCE," Manchester, NH 6. Can any of your readers give me the source of the couplet : " Index- learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." HC BOLTON. c. How came Firenze to be transformed into Florence, and Livorno into Leghorn, in geographical...
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Annual Report, Part 1

Smithsonian Institution - Science - 1886
...TO THE LITERATURE OF URANIUM, 1789-1885. By H. CAEEINÖTON BOLTON. PREFACE. " Index-learning tarns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." Dunciad, I, 279. When engaged in researches on the compounds of aranium, nearly twenty years ago, the...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life (v.l, 1709-1765; v.2 1765-1776; v.3, 1776 ...

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1887
...Priestley. 8 Badcock, in using the term ' index-scholar] was referring no doubt to Pope's lines : — ' How Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail.' Dunciad, i. 279. APPENDIX H. (Notes on Boswelfs note on pages 421-422.) ' The last lines of the inscription...
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The English Illustrated Magazine, Volume 5

Foreign Language Study - 1888
..."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 frittered quite away : How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science hy the...
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Science, Volume 12

John Michels - Science - 1888
...not been indexed in any text-book, and never will be. It is not for us, then, here to-day, to try " How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail ; " but, on the contrary, to remark that from this index-learning, from these histories of science...
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Address of S. P. Langley: President of the American Association for the ...

Samuel Pierpont Langley - Biography & Autobiography - 1888 - 23 pages
...has not been indexed in any text-book, and never will be. It is not for us, then, here to-day, to try "How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tall ; " but, on the contrary, to remark that from this index-learning, from these histories of science...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Poetry

Alexander Pope, John Wilson Crocker - 1882
...all memory of sense behind ; jji How Prologues iuto Prefaces decay, And those9 to Notes are frittered quite away : How Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the Tail : 1 In the MS.: "Let Prvn and Withers « H« writ a poem carted the dm o-~ now their wreaths rerign."...
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The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 34

Technology - 1889
...been indexed in any text-book, and never will be. It is not for us, then, here to-day, to try — " How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail " ; but, on the contrary, to remark that from this index-learning, from these histories of science...
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Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Association for the Advancement of Science - Science - 1889
...has not been indexed in any text-book, and never will be. It is not for us, then, here to-day, to try "How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tall ; " but, on the contrary, to remark that from this index-learning, from these histories of science...
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The Popular Science Monthly, Volume 34

Technology - 1889
...text-book, and never will be. It is not for us, then, here to-day, to try — •' How index-learning tarns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail " ; but, on the contrary, to remark that from this index-learning, from these histories of science...
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