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" Now high, now low, now master up, now miss, And he himself one vile antithesis. Amphibious thing ! that acting either part, The trifling head, or the corrupted heart ; Fop at the toilet, flatterer at the board, Now trips a lady, and now struts a lord. "
A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the ... - Page 149
by John Burke - 1832
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Revised and arranged expressly for the ...

Alexander Pope - 1849
...the board, Now trips a lady, and now struts a lord. Eve's tempter thus the rabbins have express'd, A cherub's face, a reptile all the rest, Beauty that shocks you, parts that none will trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust. Not fortune's worshipper, nor fashion's...
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Essays and Marginalia, Volume 2

Hartley Coleridge, Derwent Coleridge - 1851
...thought, and lame in expression. Hobhouse, in his Radical days, applied the last couplet to Canning — " Beauty that shocks you, parts that none can trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust." In sentences thus balanced, it is naturally to be expected that...
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

English poetry - 1852
...corrupted heart, fop at the toilet, flatterer at the board, Now trips a lady, and now struts a lord. illiam will trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust, Not Fortune's worshipper, nor Fashion's...
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Sketches of the Irish Bar, Volume 1

Richard Lalor Sheil - Ireland - 1854 - 388 pages
...comes down to us, as the Sporus of Pope's severe Satire, in which his character is thus limned: — " Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams...shocks you, parts that none can trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust." In June, 1826, the Earldom of BrUtol was raised into a Marquisato....
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by R. Carruthers

Alexander Pope - 1854
...board, Now trips a lady, and now struts a lord. Eve's tempter thus the Rabbins have express'd, 330 A cherub's face, a reptile all the rest. Beauty that shocks you, parts that none will trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust. Not Fortune's worshipper, nor Fashion's...
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Satire and Satirists: Six Lectures

James Hannay - Satire - 1854 - 276 pages
...half-venom, spits himself abroad." It concludes : " Eve's tempter thus the rabbins have expressed, — A cherub's face, a reptile all the rest ; Beauty that shocks you, parts that none will trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust." This Satire, or libel if you like,...
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Satire and satirists, 6 lectures

James Hannay - 1854
...half-venom, spits himself abroad." It concludes : " Eve's tempter thus the rabbins have expressed, — A cherub's face, a reptile all the rest ; Beauty that shocks you, parts that none will trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust." This Satire, or libel if you like,...
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Abrégé des vies des saints pour tous les jours de l'année: ouvrage ..., Volume 1

C. Richard - Saints - 1854 - 564 pages
...puppet squeaks. Eve's tempter, thus thé Rabbins hâve exprest — A cherub's face, a reptile ail thé rest, Beauty that shocks you, parts that none can trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks thé dust." In Juiie, 1826, tho Earldom of Bristol was raised into a Marquisato....
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The Old Court Suburb: Or, Memorials of Kensington, Regal, Critical ..., Volume 2

Leigh Hunt - Kensington (London, England) - 1855 - 288 pages
...the board, Now trips, a lady ; and now struts, a lord. Eve's tempter thus the Rabbins have express'd, A cherub's face, a reptile all the rest ; Beauty that shocks you, parts that none will trust, Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust." Lord Hervey, assisted by Lady Mary...
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THE WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE

DR. WARBURTON - 1856
...the buard, Now trips a lady, and now struts a lord. Eve's tempter thus the Rabbins have expressed, \ cherub's face, a reptile all the rest; Beauty that shocks you, parts that none will trust Wit that can creep, and pride that licks the dust. Not fortune's worshipper nor fashion's...
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