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" And here give me leave to mention what Monsieur Boileau has so very well enlarged upon in the preface to his works, that wit and fine writing doth not consist so much in advancing things that are new, as in giving things that are known an agreeable turn. "
The Works of Alexander Pope: The Dunciad, in four books - Page xxiv
by Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - 1757
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The Dunciad: With Notes Variorum, and the Prolegomena of Scriblerus

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1729 - 238 pages
...reader, who was before ac*' quainted with them, liill more convinc'd of their " truth, and folidhy. And here give me leave to " mention what Monfieur...fine writing, doth not confift fo much in advancing f things that are new, as in giving things that are " known an agreeable turn. It is impolfible for...
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The Spectator, Volume 4

1738
...the Reader, who was before acquainted with them, ftill more convinced of their Truth and Solidity. And here give me Leave to mention what Monfieur Boileau has fo very well enlarged upon in the Preface to his Works, that Wit and fine Writing do not confift fo much...
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The Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1736
...reader, who was before ac" quainted with them, ftill more convinc'd of their " truth, and folidity. And here give me leave to " mention what Monfieur...preface to his works : That wit and " fine writing 4oth not confift fo much in advancing " things that are new, as in giving things that are " known an...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Alexander Pope, Esq: Faithfully ...

Edmund Curll - Poets, English - 1745
...Reader, who was before " acquainted with them, frill more convinc'd ef '' their Truth, and Solidity. And here give me '' leave to mention what Monfieur...has fo " well enlarged upon, in the Preface to his Work* : " That Wit and fine Writing doth not confift fo •* much in advancing things that are new,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: The Dunciad

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
..." reader, who was before acquainted with them, ftill " more convinced of their truth and folidity. And here " give me leave to mention what Monfieur...to his works : That " wit and fine writing doth not contort fo much in advan" cing things that are new, as in giving things that are " known an agreeable...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: The Dunciad

Alexander Pope - 1752
...ftill more convinced of" tjjeir truth and (x>li» " dity. And here give me leave to mention wlu« " Monfieur Boileau has fo well enlarged upon in the " preface to his works : That wit and line writing d</tl> " not confift fo much in advancing thing* that ar<- »< w, " as in giving things...
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The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland: To the Time ..., Volume 5

Theophilus Cibber, Thomas Coxeter - Poets, English - 1753
...-of -their truth and fo> lidity. And here give me leave to mention, what Moniienr Boileau: has.fo' well, enlarged upon,!" in the preface to his works ;. that wit and fine-writing do not confift fo much in advancing diiAgs •', • ti . :jj iJ .< "-bet vvc f±v>fa...
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The works of Alexander Pope: esq., with his last corrections, additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1757
...vinced of their truth and fol^dity. And here give n-.e t.' leave -to mention what Monfieur Boilcau has fo well " enlarged upon in the preface to his works : That wit " and fine writing doth not confilt fo much in advancing " things that are new, as in giving things that are known " an agreeable...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English poetry - 1760
...reader, who was before " acquainted with them, ftill more convinced " of their truth and folidity. And here give " me leave to mention what Monfieur...preface to " his works : That wit and fine writing doth " notconfift fo much in advancing things that " are new, as in giving things that are known " an agreeable...
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The works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In four volumes complete. With his last ...

Alexander Pope - 1778
...reader, " who was before acquainted with them, ftill more con" vinced of their truth and folidity. And here give me " leave to mention what Monfieur...wit « and fine writing doth not confift fo much in advanc*' ing things that are new, as in giving things that are " known an agreeable turn. It is impoffible...
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