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" ... fancy, or the variation, driving or moulding of that thought, as the judgment represents it proper to the subject; the third is Elocution, or the Art of clothing and adorning that thought so found and varied, in apt, significant and sounding words:... "
Poetical Works - Page 41
by John Dryden - 1808
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The miscellaneous works: containing all his original poems, tales ..., Volume 1

John Dryden, Samuel Derrick - Poetry - 1760
...found and varied, in apt, fignificant, and founding words : the quicknefs of the imagination js feen in the invention, the fertility in the fancy, and the accuracy in the expreffion. For the two firft of thefe, Ovid is famous amongft the poets ; for' the latter, Virgil....
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...found and varied, in apt, fignificant, and founding words : the quicknefs of the imagination is feen in the invention, the fertility in the fancy, and the accuracy in the expreffion. For the two firft of thefe, Ovid is famous amongft the poets; for the latter, Virgil. Ovid...
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Original Poems, Volume 1

John Dryden - English poetry - 1773
...in the faney, and the aeeuraey in the expreflion. For the two firft ofthefe, Ovid is famous amongft the poets; for the latter, Virgil. Ovid images more...often the movements and affections of the mind, either eombating between two eontrary paflions, or extremely difeompoied by one. His words therefore are the...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 41-42

John Bell - English poetry - 1777
...apt significant, and sounding words : the quickness of the imagination is seen in the invention, th& fertility in the fancy, and the accuracy in the expression;...therefore, are the least part of his care ; for he pictures Natute in disorder, with which the study and choice of words is inconsistent. This is the proper wit...
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The Works of the English Poets: Dryden

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...in the fancy, and the accuracy in the expreffion. For the two firft of thefe, Ovid is famous amongft the poets ; for the latter, Virgil. Ovid images more...of the mind, either combating between two contrary paffions, or extremely difcompofed by one. His words therefore nre the leaft part of his care ; for...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 13

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...found and varied, in apt, fignificant, and founding words i the quicknefs of the imagination is feen in the invention, the fertility in the fancy, and the accuracy in the expreffion. For the two firft of thefe, Ovid is famous amongft the poets ; for the latter, Virgil....
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 6

English poetry - 1795
...fo found and varied, in apt, Cpbficint, and founding words : the quickncfb of tke inupnation is feen in the invention, the fertility in the fancy, and the accuracy in the exprsfficm. Fo: the two firft of thefe, Ovid is famous MMOjrft the poets ; for the latter, Virgil....
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose

Vicesimus Knox - English prose literature - 1797
...fertility in the fancy, and accuracy in the expreffion. For the firfl of thcfe, Ovid is famous amongft the poets ; for the latter, Virgil. Ovid images more...of the mind, either combating between two contrary pallions. 910 or extremely difcompofed by one. His words therefore are tlie leaft part of his care...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose ..., Volume 2

1797 - 1120 pages
...fertility in the fancy, and accuracy in the expreflion. For the firft of thefe, Ovid is famous among It the poets ; for the latter, Virgil. Ovid images more often the movements and a/Fections of the mind, either combating between two contrary paffions, or or extremely difcompofed...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...found and varied, in apt, fignificant, and founding wotds : the quicknefs of the imagination is feen in the invention, the fertility in the fancy, and the accuracy in the expreflion. For the two firft of thefe, Ovid is famous amongft the poets ; for the latter, Virgil....
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