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The poetical works of Alexander Pope - Page 91
by Alexander Pope, Alexander Dyce - 1831
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Sketches of the principal picture-galleries in England [repr. from The Lond ...

William Hazlitt - 1824
...and patches, divide his self-love equally with his own person, the true Sir Plume of his day, — " Of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane." There is the same felicity in the figure and attitude of the Bride, courted by the Lawyer. There is...
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The poetical works of Alex. Pope. With a sketch of the author's life

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1825 - 524 pages
...Men, monkeys, lap-dogs, parrots, perish all!' She said ; then raging to Sir Flume repairs, And bide her beau demand the precious hairs (Sir Plume, of...face, He first the snuff-box open'd, then the case, [devil f And thus broke out : — * My Lord, why, what the Z— ds ! damn the lock ; 'fore Gad, you...
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Select Works of the British Poets

John Aikin - 1826 - 807 pages
...sea, to chaos fall. Men, monkeys, lap-dogs, parrots, perish all !" She said ; then raging to sir Plume ago." — " The same." He searches all the shop in...but a stranger here.. The Dean was famous in his t whv, what li« devil ? Z— ds ! damn the Lock ! 'fore Gad, you must In civil ! Plague on 't! 'tis...
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The Paisley magazine

...turns young smiles to tearsSuch is the promise of Thirty Years. MISERIES OF A SNUFFING PROBATIONER. "Sir Plume, of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the...and round unthinking face, He first the snuff-box opened, then the case." Паре of the Lock, Canto 1th. I am no snuffer by profession ; I do not keep...
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Anecdotes of William Hogarth: Written by Himself

William Hogarth - Art - 1833 - 416 pages
...represented as holding the lock of hair in his hand. Sir Plume, — the round-faced and insignificant Sir Plume, ' Of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane,' — for Sir George Brown, who was the only one of the party who took the thing serious. He was angry...
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The Indicator: And, the Companion : a Miscellany for the Fields ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - 1834
...purposes of accomplished gesticulation. One of the most courtly personages in the Rape of the Lock is Sir Plume, of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane. Sir Richard Steele, as we have before noticed, is reproached by a busy-body of those times for a habit...
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Nico[tiana]; Or, [The] Smoker's and Sn[uff-taker's] Companion: Containing ...

Henry James Meller - Self-Help - 1834 - 128 pages
...influence perhaps was greater and more respected than the wig and cane together, as Swift says:-- " Sir Plume, of Amber snuff-box, justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane." N1COTIANA. 65 Well, and what do the faculty say with reference to smoking? Some will tell you it is...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1835
...Sir Plume, a proper name for a soldier, has all the circumstances that agree with prince Eugene : — Sir Plume, of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane, With earnest eyes It is remarkable, this general is a great taker of snuff as well as towns ; his conduct of the clouded...
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The Indicator and the Companion: A Miscellany for the Fields and ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - English essays - 1835
...purposes of accomplished gesticulation. One of the most courtly personages in the Rape of the Lock is Sir Plume, of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane. Sir Richard Steele, as we have before noticed, is reproached by a busy-body of those times for a habit...
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The poetical works of A. Pope: including his translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope, Homer, Samuel Johnson - Poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...raging to sir Plume repairs, And hids her heau demand the precious hairs : (Sir Plume of amher snuff-hox th Lintot.' ' Lintot, dull rugue ! will think your...much :' ' Not, sir, if you revise it, and retouch.' snuff-hox open'd, then the case, And thus hroke out : — ' My Lord, why, what the devil? Z ds ! damn...
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