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" Though oft the ear the open vowels tire; While expletives their feeble aid do join; And ten low words oft creep in one dull line, While they ring round the same unvaried chimes, With sure returns of still expected rhymes, Where'er you find "the cooling... "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ... - Page 112
by Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...the play, \ These sparks with awkward vanity display V What the fine gentleman wore yesterday ; 330 \ And but so mimic ancient wits at best, As apes our...} Not mend their minds, as some to church repair, V Not for the doctrine but the music there. \ These equal syllables alone require, Tho' oft the ear...
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Poetica de Horatio: e O ensaio sobre a critica de Alexandre Pope

Horace, Alexander Pope - Literary Criticism - 1812 - 171 pages
...bright Muse tho' thousand charms conspire, Her voice is all these tuneful fools admire; 340 Who haunt Parnassus but to please their ear, Not mend their...music there. These equal syllables alone require, Though oft' the ear the open vowels tire ; 345 While expletives their feeble aid do join, And teu low...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 57

England - 1845
...bright muse, though thousand charms conspire, Her voice is all these tuneful fools admire ; Who hannt Parnassus but to please their ear, Not mend their...music, there. These equal syllables alone require, Though oft the ear the open vowels tire ; While expletives their feeble aid do join, And ten low words...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 45

1839
...has done, ' Allowed to be tung in churches.' " We have before been told, by good authority, that " Some to church repair, Not for the doctrine, but the music there," but we little expected to have the conduct of Dissenters thus explained, by one who knows the secrets...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - Oratory - 1819 - 408 pages
...bright Mu^e though thousand charms conspire, Her voice is all these tuneful fools admire ; Who haunt Parnassus but to please their ear, \ Not mend their...repair > Not for the doctrine, but the music there. J f T £ These equal syllables alone require, Though oft the ear the open vowels tire ; While expletives...
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A rhyming dictionary

John Walker - 1819
...Allowable rhymeĞ, far, ear, &c. en-, prefer and here, hear, &c. regular, singular, war, &c. Who burnt Parnassus but to please their ear, ') Not mend their...repair, \ Not for the doctrine, but the music there.. j Pope. No monstrous height, or breadth, or length appear; The whole at once is bold and regular. Pope,...
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Pleasantries, in rhyme and prose

George Brewer - 1819
...conspire, Her voice is all these tuneful fools admire; Who haunt Parnassus, but to please their car, Not mend their minds as some to church repair; Not...music there, These equal syllables alone require." It is possible that a man may write Pleasantries under very unpleasant circumstances, satire rises...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...or In the bright Muse though thousand charms conspire, Who haunt Parnassus but to please the ear, f Not mend their minds ; as some to church repair, > Not for the doctrine, but the music there : j These equal syllables alone require, Though oft the ear the open vowels tire ; While expletives...
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The British poets: including translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...bright Muse though thousand charms conHervoice is all these tuneful fools admire; [spire, Who haunt Parnassus but to please their ear; Not mend their...music there. These, equal syllables alone require, Though oft the ear the open vowels tire, While expletives their feeble aid do join, And ten low words...
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian

1853
...bright muse though thousand charms conspire, Her voice is all these tuneful fools admire ; Who haunt Parnassus but to please their ear, Not mend their...repair, Not for the doctrine but the music there." We now proceed from the flow of language to its force. Here, again, our poet excels. He " points a...
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