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" All sciences, all arts his spoil, Yet what reward, or what renown? Envy, innate in vulgar souls, Envy steps in and stops his rise; Envy with poison'd tarnish fouls His lustre, and his worth decries. He lives inglorious or in want, To college and old books... "
The Life of Richard Bentley: With an Account of His Writings and Anecdotes ... - Page 174
by James Henry Monk - 1833 - 2 pages
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A collection of poems, by several hands [ed. by R. Dodsley].

Collection - 1758
...and his worth decries ; He lives inglorious, or in want, To college and old books confin'd, Inftead of learn'd he's call'd pedant, Dunces advanc'd, he's left behind : Yet left content, a genuine ftoic he, Great without patron, rich without South-fea. Infcription on a GROTTO of Shells at CRUXEASTON,...
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A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes, Volume 6

Robert Dodsley - English poetry - 1765
...his worth decries. He He lives inglorious, or in want, To college and old books confin'd ; Inftead of learn'd he's call'd pedant, Dunces advanc'd, he's left behind : Yet left content, a genuine ftoic he, Great without patron, rich without South-fea. Infcription on a GROTTO of Shells at CRUX EASTON,...
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A collection of poems, by several hands [ed. by R. Dodsley]. [2 other copies ...

Collection - 1765
...and his worth decries. He lives inglorious, or in want, To college and old books confin'd ; Inftead of learn'd he's call'd pedant, Dunces advanc'd, he's left behind : Yet left content, a genuine ftoic he, Great without patron, rich without South-lea, Infcription on a GRoTTo of Shells at CRUX EASToN,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: comprehending an account of his studies ...

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1791 - 516 pages
...worth decries. *' He lives inglorious or in want, '' To College and old books confin'd ; •" Inftead of learn'd he's call'd pedant, "" Dunces advanc'd, he's left behind : " Yet left content a genuine Stoick he, *' Great without patron, rich without South Sea." Johnfon faid nothing. Garrick then ventured...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1791 - 516 pages
...•" He lives inglorious or in want, •" To College and old books confin'd; •*c Inftead of learn "d he's call'd pedant, •" Dunces advanc'd, he's left behind : •" Yet left content a genube Stoick he, •" Great without patron, rich without South Sea." Johnfon faid nothing. Garrick...
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The English Anthology ...

Joseph Ritson - English poetry - 1793 - 334 pages
...his worth, decries. He lives inglorious, or in want, 25 To college and old books confin'd ; Inftead of learn'd he's call'd pedant, Dunces advanc'd he's left behind : Yet left content, a genuine ftoic he, Great without patron, rich without South-fea. 30, TO THE EVENING STAR. ENGLISH'D FROM A CREEK...
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the English Anthology

T. And J. Egerton - 1793
...and his worth decries. He lives inglorious, or in want, 25 To college and old books confin'd; Inftead of learn'd he's call'd pedant, Dunces advanc'd he's left behind: Yet left content, a genuine ftoic he, Great without patron, rich without South-fea. 3* TO THE EVENING STAR. ENGLISH'D FROM A GREEK...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: comprehending an account of ..., Volume 3

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1807
...lustre, and his worth decries. " He lives inglorious or in want, " To college and old books confin'd; " Instead of learn'd, he's call'd pedant, " Dunces advanc'd, he's left behind : " Yet left content, a genuine Stoick he, " Great without patron, rich without South Sea." [A different and probably a more accurate...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ...

James Boswell - 1807
...decries. " He lives inglorious or in want, " To college and old books confin'd ; " Instead of learn' d, he's call'd pedant, " Dunces advanc'd, he's left behind : " Yet left content, a genuine Stoick he, " Great without patron, rich without South Sea," [A different and probably a more acciuate...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1816
...want, To college and old books confined : Instead of learn'd he's call'd pedant ; Dunces advanced, he's left behind— Yet left content, a genuine Stoic he, Great without patron* rich without South Sea. ALEXANDER POPE. [1688—1744.] ALEXANDER POPE, the 'Poet of Reason' and the ' Prince of...
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