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" ... in all the simplicity proper to the country; his names are borrowed from Theocritus and Virgil, which are improper to the scene of his pastorals. "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with His Last ... - Page 318
by Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - 1760
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Cassell's library of English literature, selected, ed. and ..., Volume 3

Cassell, ltd - 1876
...British plains, as Virgil had done before him on the Hantuan : whereas Philips, who hath the strictest regard to propriety, makes choice of names peculiar...country, and more agreeable to a reader of delicacy ; such as Hobbinol, Lobbin, Cuddy, and Colin Clout. So easy as pastoral writing may seem (in the simplicity...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1878 - 448 pages
...British plains, as Virgil hath done before him on the Mantuan. Whereas Philips, who hath the strictest regard to propriety, makes choice of names peculiar...to the country, and more agreeable to a reader of delicay, such as Hobbinol, Lobbin, Cuddy, and Colin Clout. So easy as pastoral writing may seem, (in...
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English letters and letterwriters of the eighteenth century: With ...

Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope - Authors, English - 1886 - 552 pages
...British plains, as Virgil had done before him on the Mantuan. Whereas Philips, who has the strictest regard to propriety, makes choice of names peculiar...country, and more agreeable to a reader of delicacy — such as Hobbinol, Lnbbin, Cuddy, and Colin Clout. . . . '• But," he proceeds, " the better to...
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English Letters and Letterwriters of the Eighteenth Century: With ...

Howard Williams, Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope - Authors, English - 1886 - 552 pages
...which are improper to the scene of his Pastorals. He introduces Daphnis, Alexis, and Thyrsis on British plains, as Virgil had done before him on the Mantuan. Whereas Philips, who has the strictest regard to propriety, makes choice of names peculiar to the country, and more agreeable...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With Memoir and Notes

Alexander Pope - 1899 - 485 pages
...British plains, as Virgil hath done before him oh the Mantuan. Whereas Philips, who hath the strictest regard to propriety, makes choice of names peculiar...country, and more agreeable to a reader of delicacy, such as Hobbinol, Lobbin, Cuddy, and Colin-clout. So easy as pastoral writing may seem (in the simplicity...
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