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Stultifera navis: qua omnium mortalium narratur Stultitia : The modern ship ... - Page 103
by William Henry Ireland - 1807 - 295 pages
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Hudibras: In Three Parts

Samuel Butler - English poetry - 1750 - 401 pages
...pother, The diff'rence was fo fmall, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half a grain ; 3 5 Which made fome take him for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da fool. For't has been held by many, that As MONTAIGNE c, playing with his cat, Complains me thought him but...
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Hudibras: In Three Parts. Written in the Time of the Late Wars. By Samuel ...

Samuel Butler - 1753 - 431 pages
...The difference was Co fmall, his brain Outweigh 'd his rage but half a grain ; :5 "Which made fome take him for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da fool. For't has been held by many, that As Montaigne, playing with his cat, Complains fhe thought him but...
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Hudibras: Poëme ecrit dans le tems de troubles d'Angleterre, Volume 1

Samuel Butler - 1757
...other , The diff'rence was fo fmall , his Brain Outweigh'd his Rage but half a Grain ; Which made fome take him for a Tool That Knaves do work with , call'da, fool. fort has been held by maay , that As Montaigne , playing with his Cat > Complains fhe thought him but...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 33-34

John Bell - English poetry - 1797
...metaphysies, and school* divinity. J2 RtmucAS. Part I. The diff 'rence was so small, his brain Outweigh 'd his rage but half a grain ; Which made some take him for a tool 33 That knaves do work with, call'da Fool. For 't has been held by many, that As Montaigne, playing...
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Essay on the Principles of Translation

Lord Alexander Fraser Tytler Woodhouselee - Translating and interpreting - 1797 - 416 pages
...fays, The difference was fj fmall, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half a grain} Which made fome take him for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da fool. THUS amplified by Voltaire, and at the fame time imperfectly tranflated. Mais malgré fa grande eloquence,...
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Stultifera Navis; ...: The Modern Ship of Fools

William Henry Ireland - Satire, English - 1807 - 295 pages
...» The difference was so small, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but naif a grain; Which made some fake him for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da Fool....science was vested in his toe; of whom Pliny saith, Policis in dextro pede tactu Lienosis medebatur. Mark how his face, with ire first reddens, To ashy...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Butler: In Three Volumes. Collated with the ...

Samuel Butler, Thomas Park - 1808
...other, Bnt, howsoe'er they make a pother, The difference was so small, his brain Ontweigh'd his rage bnt half a grain ; Which made some take him for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da Fool. For't has been held by many, that As Montaigne, playing with his cat, Complains she thonght him bnt...
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Hudibras: Poem

Samuel Butler - Great Britain - 1812 - 410 pages
...stout. 30 Some hold the one, and some the other, But howsoe'er, they make a pother; The difference was so small, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half a grain; What made gome take him for a tool 35 That knavesdo work with, call'da fool. Foi *t has been held by...
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Essay on the Principles of Translation

Lord Alexander Fraser Tytler Woodhouselee - Translating and interpreting - 1813 - 436 pages
...there is more diffusion in the translation than in the original. Thus, Butler says, The difference was so small, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half...for a tool That knaves do work with, call'da fool Thus amplified by Voltaire, and at the same time imperfectly translated : Mais maigre sa grande eloquence,...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Samuel Johnson - Literary Criticism - 1819
...stout : . Some hold the one, and some the other, ' But, howsoe'er they make a pother, The difference was so small, his brain Outweigh'd his rage but half...for a tool. That knaves do work with, call'da fool. For 't has been held by many, that As Montaigne, playing with his cat, Complains she thought him but...
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