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" ... for wit lying most in the assemblage of ideas, and putting those together with quickness and variety, wherein can be found any resemblance or congruity, thereby to make up pleasant pictures, and agreeable visions in the fancy; judgment, on the contrary,... "
Four Discourses on Subjects Relating to the Amusement of the Stage: Preached ... - Page 47
by James Plumptre - 1809 - 284 pages
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Works, Volume 1

John Locke - Philosophy - 1722
...carefully one from another, Ideas wherein can be found the leaft difference, thereby to avoid being mifled by Similitude, and by affinity to take one thing for...a way of proceeding quite contrary to Metaphor and Allufion, wherein for the moft part Jies that Entertainment and Pleafantry of Wit, which ftrikes fo...
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The Gentleman's Library: Containing Rules for Conduct in All Parts of Life ...

Gentleman - Conduct of life - 1744 - 440 pages
...Ideas •wherein can be found the leajl Difference, thereby to avoid being mi/led by Similitude, and ly Affinity, to take one Thing for another. This is a Way of proceeding quite contrary to Metaphor and Allufion ; wherein, for the moft fart, lies that Entertainment and Pkafantry of [fit, which ftrikes...
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The Spectator, Volume 1

1778
...another, ideas whereincan be found the leaft difference, thereby to avoid being rnifled by fimilitude, and by affinity to take one thing for another. This...a way of proceeding quite contrary to metaphor and allufion ; therein, for the moft part, lies that entertainment and pleafantry of wit which ftrikes...
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Letters on Several Subjects, Volume 1

Martin Sherlock - English literature - 1781
...ideas wherein can be found the leaffi ** difference, thereby to avoid being ** mifled by fimilitude and by affinity to ** take one thing for another....way of proceeding quite contrary to ** metaphor and allufion ; wherein, for " the moft part, lies that entertainment " and pleafantry of wit which ftrikes...
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The Arminian Magazine: Consisting of Extracts and Original ..., Volume 5

John Wesley - Biography - 1782
...another, Ideas, wherein can be found the leaft difference, thereby to avoid being milled by Cmilitude, and by affinity to take one thing for another. This...a way of proceeding quite contrary to metaphor and allufion, wherein, for the moft part, lies that entertainment and pleafantry of Wit, which flrikes...
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Harrison's British Classicks, Volume 4

1786
...' ideas wherein can be found the leall ' difference, thereby to avoid being mif* led by fimilitude, and by affinity to ' take one thing for another. This...way of proceeding quite contrary to ' metaphor and allufion; therein, for ' the moll part, lies that entertainment ' and pleafantry of wit which ftrikes...
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The Spectator. ...

1789
...another, ideas wherein can " be found the leaft difference, thereby to avoid " being mifled by iimilitude, and by affinity to " take one thing for another. This...way of " proceeding quite contrary to metaphor and al" lufion ; wherein, for the moft part, lies that " entertainment and pleafantry of Wit, which '...
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An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Volume 1

John Locke - Knowledge, Theory of - 1796 - 459 pages
...another, ideas, wherein can be found the leaft difference ; thereby to avoid being miflcd by fimilitude, and by affinity to take one thing for another. This...a way of proceeding quite contrary to metaphor and allufion, wherein for the moft part lies that entertainment and pleafantry of wit, which ftrikes fo...
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The Four Ages; Together with Essays on Various Subjects

William Jackson - Aesthetics, British - 1798 - 454 pages
...ideas, wherein can be found the " leaft difference, thereby to avoid being " mifled by fimilitude, and by affinity to " take one thing for another. This...way of proceeding quite contrary to " metaphor and allufion ; wherein, for " the moft part, lies that entertainment " and pleafantry of wit which flrikes...
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The Four Ages; Together with Essays on Various Subjects

William Jackson - Aesthetics, British - 1798 - 454 pages
...ideas, wherein can be found the " leaft difference, thereby to avoid being " mifled by fimilitude, and by affinity to " take one thing for another. This...way of proceeding quite contrary to " metaphor and allufion -, wherein, for " the moil part, lies that entertainment " and pleafantry of wit which ftrikes...
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