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" If some things are too luxuriant it is owing to the richness of the soil; and if others are not arrived to perfection or maturity, it is only because they are overrun and oppressed by those of a stronger nature. "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with His Last ... - Page 352
by Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - 1760
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The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ...

Homerus - 1720
...author's work is a wild paradife, where if we cannot fee all the beauties fo diffinctly as in an order'd Garden, it is only becaufe the number of them is infinitely greater. 'Tis like a copions"nurfery which contains the feeds and firft productions of every kind, out of which thole who...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Alexander Pope, Esq: Faithfully ...

Edmund Curll - Poets, English - 1745
...tells us, that the ///^ is a wild Paradife, where if we cannot fee all the Beauties, as in an order'd , Garden, it is only becaufe the Number of them is - infinitely greater. Sometimes he compares him to a copious Nurfery, which contain the Seeds and firft Productions of every...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections, Additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...Nature. Our author's work is a wild paradife, where if we cannot fee all the beauties fo diftinctly as in an ordered garden, it is only becaufe the number...according to his fancy, to cultivate and beautify. If fome things are too luxuriant, it is owing to the richnefs of the foil ; and if others are not arrived...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...Nature. Our author's work is a wild paradife, where if we cannot fee all the beauties fo diftinctly as in an ordered garden, it is only becaufe the number...kind, out of which thofe who followed him have but felecled fome particular plants, each according to his fancy, to cultivate and beautify. If fome things...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...Nature. Our author's work is a wild paradife, wh^re if we cannot fee all the beauties fo diftin&ly as in an ordered garden, it is only becaufe the number of them is infinitely greater. JTis like a copious nurfery which contains the feeds and firft productions of every kind, out of which...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope - 1752
...Nature. Our author's work is a wild pamdife, \vherc if we cannot lie all the beauties fo diilindUy as in an ordered garden, it is only becaufe the number of them is infinitely greater. Tis Hke a copious norfery which contains the feeds and firft productions of every kind, out of which thole...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions, and ...

Alexander Pope - 1754
...Nature. / Our author's work is a wild paradife, where if we cannot fee all the beauties fo diftinflly as in an ordered garden, it is only becaufe the number...firft productions of every kind, out of which thofe whb followed him have but fele&ed fome particular plants, each according to his fancy, to cultivate...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Letters

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1757
...Nature. • Our author's work is a wild parndife, where if we cannot fee all the beauties fo diftirftly as in an ordered garden, it is only becaufe the number...of them is infinitely greater. 'Tis like a copious mirfery which contains the feeds and firil produflions of every kind, out of which thofewho followed...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Four Volumes Complete. With His Last ...

Alexander Pope - 1778
...Nature. Our Author's work in a wild paradife, where if we cannot fee ail the beauties ib diftinftly as in an ordered garden, it is only becaufe the number of them is iefinitely greater. "Tis like a copious nuvlery which contains the feeds and firftproduftions of every...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 35

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...the feeds and firft produftions of every kind, out of which thofe who followed him have but felefted fome particular plants, each according to his fancy, to cultivate and beautify. If fome things are too luxuriant, it Js owing to the richneis of the foil ; and if others are not arrived...
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