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" And here she plann'd the imperial seat of fools. Here to her chosen all her works she shows; Prose swell'd to verse, verse loitering into prose: How random thoughts now meaning chance to find, Now leave all memory of sense behind: How prologues into prefaces... "
The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes [&c.] by G ... - Page 82
by Alexander Pope - 1835
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 21

Reuben Percy, John Timbs - 1833
...other people think; and I believe with all modern professors of the critical art, " That mdex-learaing turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of Science by the tail." I believe with Hobbes that all government is nothing but coercion; and I believe with Bentham that...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: With a Memoir of the Author, Notes ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1835
...: Sudden she flies, and whelms it o'er the pyre : Down sink the flames, and with a hiss expire. 2Go Her ample presence fills up all the place ; A veil...pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail : 280 258 ThuU. An unfinished poem of that name, of which one sheet was printed many years ago, by Ambrose...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, esq., to which is prefixed ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1836
...into prose : How random thoughts now meaning chance to find, Now leave all memory of sense hehind : How prologues into prefaces decay, And these to notes are fritter'd quite away ; REM.IRK3. dislike to it could oulyariso from disaffection to tlte government. Me assures us, that...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

English poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...^i***1""*, s name given to the ancient w several political rlohs, who wero constantly in' Mr What news 1 s friend, to his own interest hy the tail : 280 How, with less reading than makes felons 'scape, Less human genius than God gives...
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A debate on the Roman Catholic religion: held in the Sycamore-Street Meeting ...

Alexander Campbell, John Baptist Purcell - 1837 - 360 pages
...PURCELL. — I do not speak disrespectfully of my friend, but I do not like this index learning : " Which turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." There were two individuals whom he his confounded. The first, called Scotus Evigena, lived in the ninth...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...Prose swell'd to verse, verse loitering into prose : How random thoughts now meaning chance to find, Now leave all memory of sense behind : How prologues...decay, And these to notes are fritter'd quite away: How index -learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail; How, with less reading...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Revised and arranged expressly for the ...

Alexander Pope - 1849
...Prose swell'd to verse, verse loitering into prose : How random thoughts now meaning chance to find, Now leave all memory of sense behind : How prologues...student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail ; How, with less reading than makes felons 'scape, Less human genius than God gives an ape, Small thanks...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1886
...and being also inaccurately quoted, 1 presume that the lines from thi 1 Dunciad ' may be cited :— How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail.—i. 275-6 There ia a Latin and Greek proverb, " Cauda teñe: inguillam," which Erasmus explains...
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Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Association for the Advancement of Science - Science - 1889
...has not been indexed in any text-book, and never will be. It is not for us, then, here to-day, to try "How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tall j " but, on the contrary, to remark that from this index-learning, from these histories of science...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1885
...§cct. v (published 17U4). Four-and-twenty years later, Pope wrote :— " How Index learning turne no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail." The Uunciad, i. 27« (published 1728). One ought not, I suppose, to call this a plagiarism ; but does...
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