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The Plays of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections and Illustrations of ... - Page 248
by William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Isaac Reed, Samuel Johnson - 1803
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The Plays of William Shakspeare...

William Shakespeare - 1800
...juft repi dentitions of gener:! nature. Particular manners can be known to few, and therefore few oniy can judge how nearly they are copied. The irregular...which the common fatiety of life fends us all in queft 5 the pleafures of fudden wonder are foon exhaufted, and the mind can only repofe on the ftability...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.: D.

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1801
...the favour of his countrymen. | Nothing can pleafe many, and pleafe long, but jufl reprefentations of general nature. Particular manners can be known...which the common fatiety of life fends us all in queft ; but the pleafures of fudden wonder are foon exhaufted, and the mind can only repofe on the ftability...
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The plays of William Shakespeare: accurately printed from the text ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1803
...has gained and kept the favour of his countrymen. Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...delight awhile, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest; the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and the mind...
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The Dramatick Works of William Shakespeare: Printed Complete, with D. Samuel ...

William Shakespeare - 1802
...kept the favour of his countrymen. Nothing can pleafe many, and pleafe long, but juft reprefentations of general nature. Particular manners can be known...awhile, by that novelty of which the common fatiety pf life fends us all in queft ; but the pleafures of iudden wonder are foon cxhnufted, and the mind...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: With Notes of Various Commentators, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1806
...has gained and kept the favour of his countrymen. Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...delight awhile, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest ; the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and the...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...has gained and kept the favour of his countrymen. Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...irregular combinations of fanciful invention may delight a while, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest ; but the pleasures...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.: In Twelve Volumes, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1809
...has gained and kept the favour of his countrymen. Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...delight awhile, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest ; but the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and...
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The plays of William Shakspeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ...

William Shakespeare - 1809
...long, but just represen* " Est vetus atque probus, centum qui perficit annos." //or. Steevent. tations of general nature. Particular manners can be known...delight awhile, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest; the pleasures of sudden wonder are soonexhausted, and the mind...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare ...: With the Corrections and ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1809
...please long, but just represcn* " Est vetus atque probus, centum qui perficit annos." Hor. tations of general nature. Particular manners can be known...can judge how nearly they are copied. The irregular combmations of fanciful invention may delight awhile, by that novelty of which the common satiety of...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With An essay on his life and ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...has gained and kept the favour of his countrymen. Nothing can please many, and please long, but just representations of general nature. Particular manners...delight awhile, by that novelty of which the common satiety of life sends us all in quest ; but the pleasures of sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and...
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