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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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A History of Magic and Experimental Science, Volume 6

Lynn Thorndike - History - 1953 - 766 pages
...serpent does not shed its old skin until the new has grown. CHAPTER XLVIII SUMMARY AND BY-PRODUCTS How index-learning turns no student pale Yet holds the eel of science by the tail. POPE The intellectual drama of the interrelations between magic and science which we have been watching...
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The Poetry of Pope's Dunciad

John E. Sitter - Verse satire, English - 1971 - 136 pages
...Prose swell'd to verse, verse loit'ring 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. (B, i, 273-278) The description could serve for one of Gibber's own workshops, replete with "embryo"...
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On Signs

Marshall Blonsky - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 536 pages
...to her chosen disciples the proper ways to achieve dullness themselves. One thing she shows them is How Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail: George Sherburn, whose edition of Pope I used as an undergraduate, found "the eel of science" a "sparklingly...
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Textual Power: Literary Theory and the Teaching of English

Robert E. Scholes - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1985 - 176 pages
...to her chosen disciples the proper ways to achieve dullness themselves. One thing she shows them is How Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail: George Sherburn, whose edition of Pope I used as an undergraduate, found "the eel of science" a "sparklingly...
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Samuel Johnson & the Impact of Print

Alvin B. Kernan - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 357 pages
...Prose swell'd to verse, verse loit'ring 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. . . . Print spreads through and eventually corrupts not only the book but all polite letters. It not...
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Afro-Arabian Geology: A Kinematic View

R. Bowen, U. Jux - Science - 1987 - 295 pages
...the first record of a geologist at work, but more likely a quarryman or sculptor. GEOGRAPHIC INDEX "How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail". Alexander Pope, 1688-1744. Abu Ballas 82 46, 75, 76, 98 Abu Bayan 3 Abu Dabbab 153, 154, 206 Abu Darag...
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Designs on Truth: The Poetics of the Augustan Mock-Epic

Gregory G. Colomb - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 256 pages
...particular that centers this portrait is Theobald's "Index-learning" (A L233), that "low industry"1 that "turns no student pale, /Yet holds the Eel of science by the Tail" (A L233-34). This particular is exemplified in the "sufFring brotherhood" of Theobald's library (A...
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A Dictionary of Scientific Quotations

Alan L. Mackay - Science - 1991 - 312 pages
...(London: Murray) 94 For Forms of Government let fools contest; What'er is best administered is best. 95 How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail. Tht Dunciad Book I, line 279 96 Lo, the poor Indian: whose untutored mind Sees God in clouds, or hears...
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Scientific Style and Format: The CBE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers

CBE Style Manual Committee - Science - 1994 - 825 pages
...thousand words. — Chinese proverb, [not dated; in Familiar Quotations, 13th ed., John Bartlett, 1955] Index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the tail. — Alexander Pope, The Dunciad, 1728 The needs of readers of both journals and books are often served...
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Selected Poetry

Alexander Pope, Pat Rogers - Poetry - 1998 - 226 pages
...Prose swelled 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 decay, And these to notes are frittered quite away: How index-learning turns no student pale, Yet holds the eel of science by the...
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