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" Such was Roscommon, not more learn'd than good, With manners generous as his noble blood; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, And every author's merit, but his own. "
Works: in English verse - Page 51
by Horace - 1767
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Works of Mister Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - English letters - 1717 - 408 pages
...wafter-piece is writing well. Such was Rofcommon—not more learn'd than good, With manners gen'rous as his noble blood ; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, And ev'ry author's merit but his owh.Such late was Wiiljh'f— -the Mufe's judge and friend, Who juftly...
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations: By Several Hands. Particularly, I ...

Alexander Pope - 1720
...mafler-fieee is writing well. Such was Rofcommon not more learn'd than good* With manners gen'rous as his noble blood; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, And ev'ry authors merit but his own. Such late was WaJ/ft, the mufe's judge and friend,, Who juflly knew...
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Historical, genealogical, and classical dictionary, Volume 2

Historical, genealogical and classical dictionary - 1743
...him the following churactcr i - — — Rofeommon, not more leam'd than good, With manners gen'rcus, as his noble blood ; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, And ev'ry author's merit, but his own. HOSEO, or ROSEUS (Mambrin) tn Italian author, lived in the i6th...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Alexander Pope, Esq: Faithfully ...

Edmund Curll - Poets, English - 1745
...Reproof, who merit Praife. Such was Rofcommen — not more learn'd than good,With Manners gen'rous as his noble Blood ; To him the Wit of Greece and Rome was known, And ev'ry Author's Merit, but his own. [Friend, Sue'* late was ( * ) /^4#,J-the Mufes Judge and; Who juftly...
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The poetical works of ... Wentworth Dillon, earl of Roscommon

Wentworth Dillon (4th earl of Roscommon.) - 1749
...beft lines in \he4rt of Poetry, -• POPE, Eflay on Criticifm. Such was Ros COMMON, not more leam'd than good, With manners generous as his noble blood...; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, And ev'ry author's merit, but his own. ADDI so K, An Account of the greateft Englifh Poers. Normuft ROSCOMMON...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 1

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1751
...approve of. This Nobleman's true Such was Rofcommon, not more learn'd than good, With manners gen'rous as his noble blood ; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, And ev'ry author's merit, but his own. Such late was Walfh — the Mufc's judge and friend, Who juftly...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Juvenile poems

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...approve of. This Nobleman's true Such was Rofcommon, not more learn'd than good, With manners gen'rous as his noble blood ; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, And ev'ry author's merit, but his own. Such late was Walfh — the Mufe's judge and friend, Who juftly...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Juvenile poems

Alexander Pope - 1752
...the only one of his time O 2 Such was Rofcommon, not more learn'd than good, With manners gen'rous as his noble blood ; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, And ev'ry author's merit, but his own. Such late was Walrti— the Mufe's judge andfriend, Who juftly knew...
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Poems on Several Occasions

Christopher Smart - 1752 - 230 pages
...mafter-piece is writing well. Such was Rofcommon-— not more learn 'd than good, With manners gen'rous as his noble blood ; To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, 730 And ev'ry author's merit but his own. Such late was Walfh— the mufe's judge and friend; Who juftly...
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A new and general biographical dictionary

New and general biographical dictionary - 1762
...Pope, in his Eflay on Criticifm, hath teftified in the following lines ; " Rofcommon not more learn' d than good, " With manners generous as his noble blood : " To him the wit of Greece and Rome was known, f " And ev'ry author's merit but his own. VER. 727. R 0 SINUS (JOHN) a German, learned in antiquities,...
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