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" Grown all to all, from no one vice exempt; And most contemptible, to shun contempt: His passion still, to covet gen'ral praise, His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways... "
The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ... - Page 322
by Alexander Chalmers - 1817
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A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland ..., Volume 4

Horace Walpole - English literature - 1806
...Wilmot too : Enough if all around him but admire, And now the monk applaud and now the friar. Crown all to all, from no one vice exempt, And most contemptible, to shun contempt ; His passion still to covet general praise, His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways : Ask you why Wharton broke through ev'ry rule...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - 1806
...be a more proper expression than turn with, if the metre would admit it. K 2 9. His * Ver. 165. 9. His passion still, to covet gen'ral praise ; His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways ; A constant bounty, which no friend has made ; An angel tongue, which no man can persuade; A...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Essay on man. Moral essays. An essay on satire

Alexander Pope, William Lisle Bowles - 1806
...but admire, úsV.] What an able French writer obferves of Jllcibiades, may be juftly applied to Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing but an honeft heart ; Grown all to all, from no one Vice exempt ; And moft contemptible to fhun contempt ;...
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1806
...but admire, úsV.] What an able French writer obferves of AlclKades, may be jnftly applied to Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing but an honefl heart ; Grown all to all, from no one Vice exempt ; And moft contemptible to fliun contempt...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill, Volume 40

John Bell - 1807
...adores, With the same spirit that he drinks and whores ; Enough if all around him but admire, 1 90 Grown all to all, from no one vice exempt, And most contemptible, to shun contempt ;— 195 His passion still, to covet gen'ral praue; His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways ; — A...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 408 pages
...punk appland, and now the friar, Thus with each gift of Nature and of Art, And wanting nothing hut an honest heart ; Grown all to all, from no one vice exempt, And most contemptihle to shun contempt ; His passion still to covet general praise, His life to forfeit it a...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1807
...punk applaud, and now the friar. Thos with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing hut an honest heart; Grown all to all, from no one vice exempt, And most contemptihle to shun contempt; I9t His passion still to covet general praise, His life to forfeit it...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...and whores ; Enough if all around him but admire, And now the punk applaud, and now the friar. Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing...contemptible to shun contempt , His passion still to covet general praise , His life, to forfeit it a thousand ways ; A constant bounty, which no friend has made...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...and whores; Enough if all around him but admire, And now the punk appluud, and now the friar. Thus with each gift of nature and of art, And wanting nothing...contemptible to shun contempt , His passion still to covet general praise , Hii life, to forfeit it a thousand ways , A constant bounty, which no friend has made...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...ihcFrUr. Thus with each gift of nature and of art, A ud wanting nothing hut an honest heart ; < irown ife ere half its length was run, And rob a wretched brother of slim: contempt : His passion dill to covet gcn'ral praise, Hi1 life, to forfeit it a thousand wavs...
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