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" Tis but by way of fimile — A fquirrel fpend.its little rage, In jumping round a rolling cage ? Mov'd in the orb,' pleas'd with the chimes. The foolifh creature thinks it climbs ; But here. or there, turn wood or wire, It never gets two inches higher. "
The Works of David Mallet...: Miscellaneous poems - Page 47
by David Mallet - 1759
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The virgin muse. Being a collection of poems from our most celebrated ...

Virgin muse - 1722
...jumping round a rolling Cage ? The Cage, as either fide turn'd up, Striking a ring of Bells a.top,. .Mov'd in the Orb, pleas'd with the Chimes* The foolifh. Creature thinks he climbs : But here or there, turn Wood or Wire,, He never gets two Inches higher. So fares it with...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 53-54

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...""Tis but by way of fimile^— A fquirrel Cpend its little rage, In jumping round a row-ling cage ? Mov'd in the orb, pleas'd with the chimes, The foolifh...little Peer, So bufy and fo buftling here ; For ever ftirting up and down, And frifking rcund his cage, the town. A world of nothing in his chat, Of who...
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The Works of the English Poets: Dyer; Mallet

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...lee-* 'Tis but by way of fimile — A fquirrel Ipend its little rage, In jumping round a rowling cage ? Mov'd in the orb, pleas'd with the chimes, The foolifh...So fares it with this little Peer, So bufy and fo bulHing here ; For ever flirting up and down, And frifking round his cage, the town. A world of nothing...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 53

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...little rage, In jumping round a rowling cage ? Mov'd in the oib, pleas'd with the chimet, The foolifti creature thinks it climbs ; But here or there, turn...inches higher. So fares it with this little Peer, So bnly and fo buftling here ; For ever flirting up and down, And fnfking rcund his cage, the town. A...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 53

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
..."'Tis but by way of fimile — A fquirrel fpend its little rage, In jumping round a rowling cage ? Mov'd in the orb, pleas'd with the chimes, The foolifh...creature thinks it climbs ; But here or there, turn wuod or wire, i It never gets two inches higher. So fares it with this little Peer, So bufy and fo...
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The Poetical Works of Matthew Prior, Volume 1

Matthew Prior - 1779
...round a rowling cage ? The cage, as either fide turn'd np, Striking a ring of bells a-top ?— — Mov'd in the orb, pleas'd with the chimes, The foolifh creature thinks he climbs : But here or there, turn wood or wire, He never gets two inches higher. So fares it with...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...— 'Tis but by way of fimile — A fquirrel fpend.its little rage, In jumping round a rolling cage ? Mov'd in the orb,' pleas'd with the chimes. The foolifh...So fares it with this little Peer, So bufy and fo hurtling here ; For ever flirting up and down, And frifking round his cage, the town. A world of nothing...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...round a rolling cage ; The The cage, as either fide turn'd up, Striking a ring of bells at top ? — Mov'd in the orb, pleas'd with the chimes,. The foolifh creature thinks he climbs : But here or there, turn wood or wire, He never gets two inches higher. So fares it with...
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Moore. Cawthorne. Collins. Dyer. Shenstone. Mallet. Akenside. Gray ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...Mov'd in tb-> or!>, pleai'd with the c'umes.The fooli(h creature thinks it climbs •, But here 6r there, turn wood or wire, It never gets two inches...So fares it with this little Peer, So bufy and fo b'jftUng here-, For ever flirting up and down, And frijiing rcuid liis cage, the tc'.vu. A world of...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...little rage, In jumping round a rolling cage ? Mov'd in the orb, plcas'd with the chimes. The foolish creature thinks it climbs; But here or there, turn...inches higher. So fares it with this little peer, So busy and so bustling here; For ever flirting up and down, And frisking round his cage, the town. A...
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