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" And here give me leave to mention what Monsieur Boileau has so very well enlarged upon in the preface to his works, that wit and fine writing doth not consist so much in advancing things that are new, as in giving things that are known an agreeable turn. "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. In Verse and Prose: Containing the ... - Page 26
by Alexander Pope - 1806
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 8

English poetry - 1795
...convinced of their truth and folidity. And here give me leave to mention what Mon» fleur Boileau has To well enlarged upon in the preface to his works : that...advancing -things that are new, as in giving things that . с known an aagreeabíe turn. It is impoffibe for os, who live in the latter ages of the world, to...
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Bell's edition: The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to ...

English poetry - 1796
...convinced of their truth and " solidity. And here give me leave to mention " what Mons: Boileau has so well enlarged upon " in the Preface to his Works; that wit and fine " writing doth not consist so much in advancing " things that are new, as in giving things " that are known an agreeable...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 77-78

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...to his Works; that wit and fine " writing doth not consist so much in advancing " tilings that ate new, as in giving things "that are known an agreeable turn. It is im" possible for us, wlio live in the hitter ages cf " the world, to make observations in criticism,...
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Select British Classics, Volume 14

English literature - 1803
...convinced of their truth and solidity. And here give me leave to mention what Monsieur Boileau has so very well enlarged upon in the preface to his works, that wit and fine writing do not consist so much in advancing things that are new, as in giving things that are known, an agreeable...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: with his last corrections ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester), Colley Cibber - 1804 - 754 pages
...upon in the preface to his works, that " wit and fine writing do not consist so much in ad" vancing things that are new, as in giving things that " are known an agreeable turn. It is impossible for " us, who live in the latter ages of the world, to make " observations in criticism,...
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The works of ... Joseph Addison, collected by mr. Tickell

Joseph Addison - 1804
...convinced of their truth and solidity. And here give me leave to mention what Monsieur Boileau has so very well enlarged upon in the preface to his works, that wit and fine writing do not consist so much in advancing things that are new, as in giving things that are known an agreeable...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1807
...convinced of their truth and solidity. And here give me leave to mention what Monsieur Boileau has so well enlarged upon, in the Preface to his Works, that wit and fine writing do not consist so much in advancing things that arc new, as ill giving things that are known an agreeahle...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1807
...convinced of their truth and solidity. And here give me leave to mention what Mons. Boileati has so well enlarged upon in the Preface to his Works; that wit and line writing doth not consist so much in advancing things that are new, as in giving things that arc...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. To which is prefixed the life of the ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...convinced of their truth and solidity. And here give me leave to mention what Monsienr Boilean has so well enlarged upon in the preface to his works ; that wit and fine writing doth not consist so mnch in advancing things that are new, as in giving things that are known an agreeable turn....
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...convinced of their truth and solidity. And here give me leave to mention what Mons. Boileau has so well enlarged upon in the Preface to his Works ; that wit and fine writing doth not consist so much in advancing things that are new, as in giving things that are known an agreeable tarn....
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