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" up all numbers, and performed that in our tongue which may be compar'd or preferr'd either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome. In short, within his view, and about his times, were all the wits borne that could honour a language or helpe study. Now things "
'Brief Lives': A-H - Page 69
by John Aubrey, Andrew Clark - 1898
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory ..., Volume 9

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - 1816
...when he was provoked. But his learned and able (though unfortunate) successor, is he who hath filled up all numbers, and performed that in our tongue, which may be compared or preferred either to insolent Greece, or haughty Rome. In short, within his view, and about...
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The essays; or, Counsels moral, economical, and political, by sir F. Bacon

Francis Bacon (visct. St. Albans.) - 1818
...who hath filled up all members, and performed that in our tongue, which may be compared or preferred, either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome. In short,...within his view, and about his times, were all the wits born, that could honour a language or help study. Now things daily fall; wits grow downward, and eloquence...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 2

William Shakespeare, James Boswell, Alexander Pope, Richard Farmer, Samuel Johnson, Edward Capell, George Steevens, Nicholas Rowe - 1821
...Again, in his Discoveries : " But his learned and able though unfortunate successor is he, who hathjilFd up all numbers, and performed that in our tongue which may be compared or preferred either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome." Again, in his 95th Epigram: " I should...
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The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

1835
...filled up all ¿ambora ; end performed that in our own tongue which ¿&y be coespared or preferred either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome ; in short, within his view and about his time were all the wits born that could honour a ianwuage or help study. Now things daily fail : wits...
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The Church of England quarterly review

1839
...when he was provoked. But his learned and able (though unfortunate) successor, is he who hath filled up all numbers, and performed that in our tongue which may be compared or preferred either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome; in short, within his view, and about...
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The Phrenological Journal and Science of Health, Volume 3

1841
...hath filled up all numbers; and performed that in our own tongue which may be compared or preferred either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome; in short, within his view, and about his time, were all the wits born that could honour a language or help a study. Now things daily fall; wits...
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The American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Volume 3

Phrenology - 1841
...hath JUled up all numbers; and performed that in our own tongue which may be compared or preferred either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome; in short, within his view, and about his time, were all the wits born that could honour a language or help a study. Now things daily fall; wits...
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Notes of Ben Jonson's Conversations with William Drummond of Hawthornden ...

Ben Jonson, William Drummond - 1842 - 54 pages
...when he was provoked. But his learned and able (though unfortunate) successor is he who hath filled up all numbers, and performed that in our tongue, which may be compared or preferred either to insolent Greece, or haughty Rome." 1 King James, in his youth, wrote...
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The Church of England Quarterly Review, Volume 5

1839
...when he was provoked. But his learned and able (though unfortunate) successor, is he who hath filled up all numbers, and performed that in our tongue which may be compared or preferred either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome; in short, within his view, and about...
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Modern English

Fitzedward Hall - English language - 1873 - 394 pages
...think we are quite rich enough." 1 performed that, in our tongue, which may be compared or preferred either to insolent Greece or haughty Rome. In short,...within his view, and about his times, were all the wits born, that could honour a language or help study. Now things daily füll, wits grow downward, and eloquence...
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