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" THE Life of Dr. PARNELL is a task which I should very willingly decline, since it has been lately written by Goldsmith, a man of such variety of powers, and such felicity of performance, that he always seemed to do best that which he was doing ; a man... "
Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of Old English ... - Page 68
by Sir Egerton Brydges - 1807
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PREFACES BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL TO THE WORKS OF THE ENGLISH POETS.

SAMUEL JOHNSON - 1781
...•fuch variety -of power-s-, •and fuch felfcity"bf performance, that- .fte always feemed to dd beft that which he was doing; a man. who had the art of being minute without tedioufnefs, and general without confufion ; whofe language was copious without exuberance, exaift...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1821
...a man of fuch variety of powers, and fuch felicity of performance, that he always feemed to do beft that which he was doing ; a man who had the art of being minute without tedioufnefs, and general without confufion j whofe language was copious without exuberance, exacT:...
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Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets ...

Samuel Johnson - Poets, English - 1781
...man of "fuch variety of powers., and fuch felicity of performance, that he always feemed to* do beft that which he was doing ; a man who had the art of being minute with-' out tedioufnefs, and general without con-' I fufion ; whofe language was copious' without exuberance,...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1783
...man of fuch variety of powers, and fuch felicity of performance, that he always feemed to do befrthat which he was doing; a man who had the art of being minute without tedioufnefs, and general without confufion; whofe language was copious without exuberance, exact without...
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The lives of the English poets

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1792
...a man of fuch variety of powers, and fuch felicity of performance, that he always feemed to do beft that which he was doing; a man who had the art of being minute without tedioufnefs, and general without confufion ; whofe language was copious without exuberance, exadl without...
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Essays and Criticisms, by Dr. Goldsmith;: With an Account of the ..., Volume 2

1798 - 276 pages
...man of fuch variety of powers, and fuch felicity of performance, that he always feemed to do beft, that which he was doing ; a man who had the art of being minute without tedioufnefs, and general without confufion ; whofe language was copious without exuberance, exact without...
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Lives

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...very willingly •*• decline, since it has been lately written by Goldsmith a man of such irifty of powers, and such felicity of performance, that he always seemed to d bat th which he was doing ja man who had the art of being minute khwt tediousness, ind general...
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The miscellanoeus works of Oliver Goldsmith [ed. by S. Rose].

Oliver Goldsmith, Thomas Percy (bp. of Dromore.) - 1801
...man of fuch -variety of powers, andfuch felicity of performance, .that he always feemed to do beft that which he was doing ; a man who had the art of being minute without tedioufnefs, and general without confujion ; whofe language was copious without exuberance, exatt without...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1801
...a man of fuch variety of powers, and fuch felicity of performance, that he always feemed to do beft that which he was doing ; a man who had the art of being minute without tedioufnefs, and general without confufion ; whofe language was copious without exuberance, exact without...
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The works of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson - 1801
...a man of fuch variety of powers, and fuch felicity of performance, that he always feemed to do beft that which he was doing ; a man who had the art of being minute without tedioufnefs, and general without confufion ; whofe language was copious without exuberance, exact without...
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