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" ... him. His characters are so much nature herself, that it is a sort of injury to call them by so distant a name as copies of her. Those of other poets have a constant resemblance, which... "
The Works of Alexander Pope: Letters - Page 306
by Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - 1757
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The Works of Shakespear: In Six Volumes, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Sir Thomas Hanmer, Alexander Pope, Nicholas Rowe - 1745
...that he /peaks from her, as that (lie fpeaks thro* him. His Characters are fo much Nature her felf, that 'tis a fort of injury to call them by fo diftant...name as Copies of her. Thofe of other Poets have a conilant refemblance, which mews that they receiv'd them from one another, and were but multiplyers...
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The Works of Shakespear in Eight Volumes: The Genuine Text (collated with ...

1747
...; and 'tis not fo juft to fay that he fpeaks from her, as that fhe Ipeaks thro' him. His Characters are fo much Nature herfelf, that 'tis a fort of injury...have a conftant refemblance, which fhews that they receiv'd them from one another, and were but multipliers of the fame image : each picture like a mock-rainbow...
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The Works of Shakespear: In Eight Volumes, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Alexander Pope - 1747
...; and 'tis not fo juft to fay that he fpeaks from her, as that fhe fpeaks thro' him. His Characters are fo much Nature herfelf, that 'tis a fort of injury...of other Poets have a conftant refemblance, which mews that they receiv'd them from one another, and were but multipliers of the fame image : each picture...
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The Works of Shakespear: In Eight Volumes, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, Alexander Pope - 1747
...i and 'tis not fo juft to fay that he fpeaks from her, as that {he Ipeaks thro' him. His Characters are fo much Nature herfelf, that 'tis a fort of injury to call them by fo diflfant a name as Copies of her. Thofe of other Poets have a conftant refemblance, which Jhews that...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...and 'tis not fo juft to fay that he fpeaks from her, as that fhe fpeafcs thro' him. His Ckarafleas are fo much Nature herfelf, that 'tis a fort of injury...fhews that they received them from one another, and wrre but multipliers of the fame image : each pi&ure like a mock-rainbow is but the reflexion of a...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections, Additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...fay that he fpeaks from her, as that fhe fpeaks thro' him. His Ckarafleas are fo much Nature heTfelf, that 'tis a fort of injury to call them by fo diftant...of other Poets have a conftant refemblance, which ftews that they received them from one another, and were but multipliers of the fame image : Ťach...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 6

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1751
...; and 'tis not fo juft to fay that he fpeaks from her, as that fhe fpeaks thro' him. His CharafJeat are fo much Nature herfelf, that 'tis a fort of injury to call them by fo- diftant a name as- espies of her. Thofe of other Poets have a conftant refemblance, which fhews that they received them...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Miscellaneous pieces in verse and prose

Alexander Pope - 1752
...and 'tis not fo juft to fay that he fpeaks from her, as that flic fpeaks thro' him. His Characters are fo much Nature herfelf, that 'tis a fort of injury...of other Poets have a conftant refemblance, which mews that they received them from one another, and were but multipliers of the fame image : each picture...
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The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland: To the Time ..., Volume 1

Theophilus Cibber, Thomas Coxeter - Poets, English - 1753
...from her, as that Ihe fpeaks through him. His charafters are fo much nature herfelf, . .that.it is a fort of injury to call them by fo diftant a name, as copies of her. The Eower over our paffions was likewife never pef:ffed in fo eminent a degree, or difpliyed in fo....
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Shakespear Illustrated, Or, The Novels and Histories, on which the ..., Volume 1

Charlotte Lennox - 1753
...Shakefpears Plays, tells us, that " Shakefpear's Characters are Nature herfelf ; and that it is. a Sort of Injury to call them by fo diftant a Name as Copies of hen" It is certain, that all the Characters in Ratlieo, excepting, as I faid before, Mercutio's, are...
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