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" Horace sung instead of David's Psalms ; whence you may find that we don't think a poet worth Christian burial. The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and fitter, I think, for Hudibras than him ; because the cavalcade was mostly burlesque ; but... "
Notes and Queries - Page 362
1894
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The Works of the Late Ingenious Mr. George Farquhar: Containing ..., Volume 1

George Farquhar - Rare books - 1772
...bury'd after an extraordinary fafhion ; for I do believe there was never fnch another Buri:;! den. ' The Oration indeed was great and ingenious, worthy the Subject, and like the Author, whofe Prefcriptions can reftore the Living, and his Pen embalm the Dead. And fo muck !or Mr. Dryden,...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden, Now First ...

John Dryden, Edmond Malone - 1800
...don't think a poet worth Christian burial. The pomp of the ccrqmony was a kind of rhapsody, and fitter, I think, for Hudibras, than him; because the cavalcade...ingenious, worthy the subject, and like the author j whose prcscriptions can restore the living, and his pen embalm the dead.—And so much for Mr. Drydcn;...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden ..., Volume 1, Part 1

John Dryden - 1800
...don't think a poet worth Christian burial. The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and fitter, I think, for Hudibras, than him ; because the cavalcade was mostly burlesque : but he was an extraordihary man, and buried after an extraordinaryfashion ; for I do believe there was never such...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected ...

John Dryden, Sir Walter Scott - English literature - 1808
...think a poet worth Christian burial. The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and fitter, J think, for Hudibras, than him ; because the cavalcade...author; whose prescriptions can restore the living, and bis pen embalm the dead. And so much for Mr Dryden ; whose burial was the same as his life, — variety,...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius, Natives of Great ...

Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...think a poet worth Christian burial. The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and, fitter, I think, for Hudibras than him ; because the cavalcade...subject, and like the author, whose prescriptions can * Mrs. Thomas says that the Dr. was mounted upon a beer barrel for a rostrum, the head of which gave...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius: Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...Christian burial. The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and, fitter, I think, for Iludibras than him ; because the cavalcade was mostly burlesque:...subject, and like the author, whose prescriptions can * Mrs. Thomas says that the Dr. was mounted upon a beer harrel for a rostrum, the head of which gave...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. ...: Life of Dryden

Sir Walter Scott - Chivalry - 1827
...boğriaL The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and fitter, I think, tbr Hudihras, than hfm ; because the cavalcade was mostly burlesque: but he was an extraordinary man, and barieii after am extraordinary iashion ; tor I do believe there was never such; another burial seen....
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The Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Life of Dryden

Sir Walter Scott - Novelists, English - 1834
...don't think a poet worth Christian burial. The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and fitter, I think, for Hudibras, than him; because the cavalcade...and buried after an extraordinary fashion ; for I do be* lieve there was never such another burial seen. The oration, indeed, was great and ingenious, worthy...
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Chambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers. [Continued as ...

Chambers's journal - 1857
...don't think a poet worth Christian burial. The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and fitter, I think, for Hudibras than him, because the cavalcade...fashion ; for I do believe there was never such another huvial seen. The oration, indeed, was great and ingenious, worthy the subject, and like the author,...
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The Literature of Society, Volume 2

Mrs. A. T. Thomson - Authors, English - 1862
...don't think a poet worth Christian burial. The pomp of the ceremony was a kind of rhapsody, and fitter, I think, for Hudibras than him ; because the cavalcade...an extraordinary fashion ; for I do believe there never was such another burial seen. The oration, indeed, was great and ingenious, worthy the subject,...
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