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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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The life of Samuel Johnson. Copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1821
...lustre, and his worth decries. He lives inglorious or in want, To college and old hooks 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: Comprehending an Account of His ..., Volume 4

James Boswell, Alexander Chalmers - Authors, English - 1822
...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 [ed. by F.P. Walesby].

James Boswell - 1826
...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 copious notes by Malone

James Boswell - 1827
...old books contln'd ; Instead of learn'd, he's call'd pedant, Dunces advani.Jd, he's left behind :1 Yet left content, a genuine Stoic he. Great without patron, rich without Sootb -я." [A different and probably a more accurate eoff ef these spirited venes is to be found in...
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Horace, tr. by P. Francis. With an appendix containing tr. of various odes ...

Quintus Horatius Flaccus, Marquardus Gudius, Phaedrus - 1831
...want, 25 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. 30 ODE III.—TO MELPOMENE. BY THE REV. HENRY THOMPSON, MA—1831. WHOM thou, Melpomene,...
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Horace, Volume 2

Horace, Phaedrus - Latin poetry - 1831
...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. 30 ODE III. — TO MELPOMENE. BY THE REV. HENRY THOMPSON, MA— 1831. WHOM thou, Melpomene,...
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The Life of Richard Bentley, D.D.: Master of Trinity College, and ..., Volume 2

James Henry Monk, Richard Bentley - 1833
...and old hooks confined ; Instead of learn' d, he's call'd pedant, Dunces advanc'd, he's left hehind : Yet left content, a genuine stoic he, Great without...between Bentley and his academical enemies raging 1722 with full vigour. Colbatch continued his determi& 11. nation to procure redress for the late libel...
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Horace: The Epistles, book I-II. The Art of poetry. Appendix, containing ...

Horace - 1835
...decries. He lives inglorious or in want, 25 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. 30 ODE III.— TO MELPOMENE. BY THE REV. HENRY THOMPSON, MA — 1831. WHOM thou, Melpomene,...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to the Hebrides

James Boswell - 1851
...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." — BOSWELL. A different and probably a more accurate copy of these spirited verses is...
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The life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: comprehending an account of his ..., Volume 4

James Boswell - Literary Criticism - 1859
...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." — Bo SWELL. A different and probably a more accurate copy of these spirited verses is...
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