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" But he has done his robberies so openly, that one may see he fears not to be taxed by any law. He invades authors like a monarch ; and what would be theft in other poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils of these writers he so represents old Rome... "
The Jonson Allusion-book: A Collection of Allusions to Ben Jonson from 1597-1700 - Page 344
edited by - 1922 - 466 pages
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose

Vicesimus Knox - English prose literature - 1797
...the fpoils of thofe writers he fo reprefents old Rome to us, in its rites, ceremonies, and culloms, that if one of their poets had written either of his tragedies, we had feen lefs of it than in him. If there was any fault in his lang uage, 'twas that he weav'd it too clofely...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now ..., Volume 2

John Dryden - 1800
...he fears not to be taxed by any law. He invades authors like a monarch ; and what would be theft in other poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils...than in him. If there was any fault in his language, 'twas that he weaved it too closely and laboriously, in his comedies especially : perhaps too, he did...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden ..., Volume 1, Issue 2

John Dryden - 1800
...he fears not to be taxed by any law. He invades authors like a monarch ; and what would be theft in other poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils...than in him. If there was any fault in his language, 'twas that he weaved it too closely and laboriously, in his comedies especially : perhaps too, he did...
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The critical and miscellaneous prose works of John Dryden, now first ...

John Dryden, Edmond Malone - 1800
...he fears not to be taxed by any law. He invades authors like a monarch ; and what would be theft in other poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils...and customs, that if one of their poets had written cither of his tragedies, we had seen less of it than in him. If there was any fault in his language,...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1807
...fears not to be taxed by any law. He invades au-ithors like a monarch ; and what would be theft in other poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils of these writers he so represented Rome to us, in his rites, ceremonies, and customs, that if one of their poets had written...
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Specimens of English prose-writers, from the earliest times to the close of ...

George Burnett - 1807
...he fears not to be taxed by any law. He invades authors like a monarch ; and what would be theft in other poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils of these writers he so represented Rome to us, in his rites, ceremonies, and customs, that if one of their poets had written...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the ..., Volume 3

George Burnett - English prose literature - 1807
...fears not to be taxed by any luw. He invades authors like a monarch ; and what would be theft in ether poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils of these writers he so represented Rome to us, in his rites, ceremonies, and customs, that if one of their poets had written...
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A manual of essays, selected from various authors

Manual - 1809
...he fears not to be taxed by any law. He invades authors like a monarch, and what would be theft in other poets, 'is only victory in him; With the spoils...there was any fault in his language, it was that he wcaved it too closely and laboriously, in his comedies especially : perhaps too he did a little too...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most eminent ...

Elegant extracts - 1812
...a monarch, and what would be theft in other poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils of those writers he so represents old Rome to us, in its rites,...either of his tragedies, we had seen less of it than him. If there was any fault in his language, it was that he weaved it too closely and laboriously in...
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Biographia Dramatica: pt.1. Authors and Actors: A-H

David Erskine Baker, Stephen Jones - English drama - 1812
...he fears not ta be taxed by any law. He invades authors like a monarch, and what would be theft in other poets, is only victory in him. With the spoils...Rome to us in its rites, ceremonies, and customs, thqt if one of their poets had written either of his tragedies, we had seen less of it than in him....
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