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The poetical works of Alexander Pope - Page 91
by Alexander Pope, Alexander Dyce - 1831
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The North American Review, Volume 44

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1837
...apparition, and he goes away swelling with indignation at its impenetrable aristocracy. Or, a brother of Sir Plume, " Of amber snuff-box justly vain. And the nice conduct of a clouded cane," he looks for great effects to an exhibition of himself which really reflects credit on nobody but the...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 2

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - 1837
...please him; and, accordingly,—a rich trait of character,—he was never weary of repeating the lines, "Sir Plume, of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane." Though he had mixed so much with the world, yet Nash was a man of great simplicity of character. He...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...Men, monkeys, lap-dogs, parrots, perish all ! She said ; then raging to Sir Plume repairs, And bid» his Phix'bns promised ( I forget the year) When those...Averted half your parents' simple prayer ; Anil gave caae, And thus broke out — " My lord, why, what the devil ! " Z — ds ! damn the Lock ! 'fore Gad,...
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Cheveley: Or, The Man of Honour, Volume 1

Baroness Rosina Bulwer Lytton Lytton - Fiction - 1839
...for society, one is tired of stalking from room to room, night after night, like a resuscitated "' Sir Plume, of amber snuffbox justly vain, And the nice conduct of a dandled cane.' " In short, in England one has the " far niente" without the " dolce ;" and it was of...
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The Works of George Campbell, Volume 2

George Campbell - Theology - 1840
...of the humorous, take as a contrast to the two last examples, the following delineation of a fop : Sir Plume (of amber snuff-box justly vain , And the...earnest eyes and round unthinking face, He first the snuff-tox open'd, then the case, And thus broke out, " My Lord, why, — what the devil ? Z- — ds...
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The American Biblical Repository

Bela Bates Edwards, Absalom Peters, Selah Burr Treat, John Holmes Agnew - Theology - 1840
...Isaac, and enabled to stand in the court of Queen Anne at the same degree of greatness with Pope's " Sir Plume, of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane." Thus "the Aristo of the North," after having filled the world with his fame, received the honor of...
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The Biblical repositor (and quarterly observer) [afterw.] The American ...

Edward Robinson - 1840
...Isaac, and enabled to stand in the court of Queen Anne at the same degree of greatness with Pope's " Sir Plume, of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded cane." Thus "the Aristo of the North," after having filled the world with his fame, received the honor of...
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Biblical Repository and Classical Review

Religion - 1840
...Isaac, arid enabled to stand in the court of Queen Anne at the same degree of greatness with Pope's " Sir Plume, of amber snuff-box justly vain, And the nice conduct of a clouded "cane." Thus "the Aristo of the North," after having filled the world with his fame, received the honor of...
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Essays

Leigh Hunt - 1841 - 79 pages
...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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Select works of the British poets, in a chronological series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...monkeys, lap-dogs, parrots, perish all !" She said; then raging to Sir Plume repaira, And bids her bean s mind the fair ideas drew Of fame and honor, which...Not to bo gather'd but by birds of prey. O DRYDEN. cose. And thus broke out : — " My Lord, why, what the devil ? Z— ds! damn the Lock! 'fore Gad,...
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