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" In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside. "
Specimens of the British poets - Page 10
by British poets - 1809
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The poetical works of Alex. Pope. With a sketch of the author's life

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1825 - 524 pages
...in their doublets dress'd. In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold ; Alike fantastic, if tot new or old : Be not the first by whom the new are...the last to lay the old aside. But most by numbers judge a poet's song ; And smooth or rough, with them, is right or wrong : In the bright muse though...
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The Philomathic journal

Philomathic institution - 1825
...his Essay on Criticism : " In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold, Alike fantastic if too new or old : Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside." ELEGY ON THE DEATH OF CAPELL LOFFT, ESQ.* O'BR the dark waters of the sleepless sea, Too...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...the first by whom the new are try'd, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside. But most by numbers judge ee the title and the right Against her old superiors first to fight; If she reform by text, thousand eharms eonspire, Her voiee 8 all these tuneful fools admire ; Who haunt Parnassus but to...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson - 1826 - 133 pages
...in their doublets dress'd. In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold ; Alike fantastic, if too the powers, Heaven's golden gates, kept by the winged Hours ; Commission'd in altern whole aaide. But most by numbers judge a poet's song ; And smooth or rough, with them, is right or...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828
...in their doublets drest. In words as fashions the same rule will hold, Alike fantastic if too newer old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside. irtll. ESSAY ON CRITICISM. 121 liilo they ring round the same unvaried chimes, 'itli sure...
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Etymology and Syntax of the English Language

Alexander Crombie - English language - 1830 - 430 pages
...by every lexicographer. " In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold ; Alike fantastic, if too new or old : Be not the first, by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside." Pope's Essay on Criticism. In short, in this, as in every other question on this subject,...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, Esq: to which is prefixed the life of ...

Alexander Pope, Homer, Samuel Johnson - 1830 - 442 pages
...in their doublets dress'd. In words, as fashions, tho same rule will hold ; Alike fantastic, if too / whole aside. But most by numbers judge a poet's song ; And smooth or rough, with them, is right or...
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The Poetic Reader: Containing Selections from the Most Approved Authors ...

Joseph Emerson - English poetry - 1832 - 95 pages
...unlearn'd, and make the learned 140 In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold ; Alike fantastic, if too new or old ; Be not the first, by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last, to lay the old aside. 14 Flies o'er th' unbending corn, and skims along the main. Avoid extremes ; and shun...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832
...heavy mules' are neither horse' nor ass'. POPE. 41 HARMONY OF EXPRESSION. BUT most by numbers judge a poet's song ; And smooth or rough, with them is right or wrong : In the bright Muse though thousand charms conspire, Her voice is all these tuneful fools admire ; Who haunt Parnassus but to...
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The American First Class Book: Or, Exercises in Reading and ..., Book 4

John Pierpont - Readers - 1835 - 480 pages
...with country, town, and court. In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new or old : Be not the first by whom the new are...the last to lay the old aside. But most by numbers judge a poet's song; And smooth or rough, with them, is right or wrong. In the bright Muse though thousand...
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