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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: With Critical Observations on ... - Page 112
by Samuel Johnson - 1783
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Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...wealth. Of him that knows much it ' natural to fuppofe that he has re - nce ' ^ l rather 184 DRYDE PL believe that the knowledge of Dryden was gleaned from...memory, a keen appetite of knowledge, and a powerful digeftion;, by vigilance that permitted nothing to pafs without notice, and a habit of reflection that...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 61

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1772
...with art and nature, and in full poffeffioh of great fibres of intellectual wealth, Of him that knows much, it is natural to fuppofe that he. has read with diligence ; yet I rather n'4 believe DRY D E'.i Nl.'. believe that the knowledge of Diydcn was gleaned from accidental intelligence...
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Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...jead with diligence ; yet I rather 114 beli-ve 184 DRY DE N. believe that the knowledge of Drydeii was gleaned from accidental intelligence and various...converfation, by a quick apprehenfion, a. judicious fekction, and a. happy memory, a keen appetite of knowledge, and a powerful digeftion ; by vigilance...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...nature, and in full pofleffion of great (lores of intellectual wealth. Of him that knows much, it I natural to fuppofe that he has read with diligence;...memory, a keen appetite of knowledge, and a powerful digeftion; by vigilance that permitted nothing to pafs without notice, and a habit of reflection that...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English poets

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...with art and nature, and in full pofleffion of great flores of intellectual wealth. Of him that knows much, it is natural to fuppofe that he has read with...yet I rather believe that the knowledge of Dryden wars gleaned from accidental intelligence and various conrverfation, by a quick apprehenfion, a judicious...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 2

English poets - 1790
...with art and nature, and in full pofleffion of great ftores of intelle&ual wealth. Of him that knows much, it is natural to fuppofe that he has read with...converfation, by a quick apprehenfion, a judicious feleftion, and a happy memoryt a keen appetite of knowledge, and a powerful digeftion , by vigilance...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson.LL.D..: The lives of the English poets

Samuel Johnson - 1792
...with art and nature, and in full poflcffion of great flores of intellectual wealth. Of him that knows much it is natural to fuppofe that he has re,ad with...memory, a keen appetite of knowledge, and a powerful digeftion ; by vigilance that permitted nothing to pals without notice, and a habit of reflection that...
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The Lives of the English Poets: and a Criticism of Their Work

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1795 - 536 pages
...with art and nature, and in full poffeffion of great ftores of intellectual wealth. Of him that knows much, it is natural to fuppofe that he has read with...converfation, by a quick apprehenfion, a judicious fele<5tion, and a happy memory, a keen appetite of knowledge, and a powerful digeftion • by vigilance...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden ..., Volume 1, Issue 1

John Dryden, Edmond Malone - English prose literature - 1800
...possession of great stores of intellectual wealth. Of him that knows much, it is natural to suppose that he has read with diligence; yet I rather believe...was gleaned from accidental intelligence and various conversation, by a quick apprehension, a judicious selection, and a happy memory, a keen appetite of...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden, Now First ...

John Dryden - 1800
...possession of great stores of intellectual wealth. Of him that knows much, it is natural to suppose that he has read with diligence ; yet I rather believe...was gleaned from accidental intelligence and various conversation, by a quick apprehension, a judicious selection, and a happy memory, a keen appetite of...
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