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" Roman emperor's determination, oderint dum metuant; he used no allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness ; he took the words that presented themselves... "
The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ... - Page 111
by Alexander Chalmers - 1817
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...he used no allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness...coarse and impure, and his sentences are unmeasured. He had, in the early part of his life, pleased himself with the notice of inferior wits, and corresponded...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1812
...; he used no allurements of gentKlanguage, but wished to compel rather than persuade. His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness...coarse and impure ; and his sentences are unmeasured. He had, in the early part of his life, pleased himself with the notice of infer1or wits, and corresponded...
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Discourses and Dissertations on the Scriptural Doctrines of Atonement ...

William Magee - Atonement - 1812
...used no allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. — His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness...that presented themselves: his diction is coarse and Lord BollngbroTte has seldom been found instrumental in correcting theological mistakes, and yet nothing...
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Literary Anecdotes of the Eighteenth Century: Comprizing ..., Volume 5

John Nichols - Authors, English - 1812
...he used no allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness ; he took the words that presented themselves : liis diction is coarse and impure, and his sentences are unmeasured. He had, in th« early part of...
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The Quarterly Theological Magazine, and Religious Repository ..., Volume 1

Theology - 1813
...used no allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. — His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness:...coarse and impure, and his sentences are unmeasured." — Dr. Johnson. A review of the writings of St. Bernard, -with some account of his death and Character,...
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Discourses and Dissertations on the Scriptural Doctrines of Atonement ...

William Magee - Atonement - 1813 - 541 pages
...used no allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. — His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness...coarse and impure, and his sentences are unmeasured." — Johnton't Life of Pope. For a view of the character more favourable, but not more just, I would...
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Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopędia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 12

John Mason Good - 1813
...commonly his enemies. His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neal•C Т WAR ; he took the words that presented themselves ; his...coarse and impure, and his sentences are unmeasured." For other estimates of the talents and character of this great roan, see the Christian Observer, for...
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General Biography: Or, Lives, Critical and Historical, of the ..., Volume 10

John Aikin - Biography - 1815
...allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. His style is copious F 2 WAR without selection, and forcible without neatness ; he took the words that presented themeelves : his diction is coarse and impure, and his .sentences are unmeasured." Lift of Pope. It...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 11

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1816
...he used no allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness...coarse and impure ; and" his sentences are unmeasured, He had, in the early part of his life, pleased himself with the notice of inferior wits, and corresponded...
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The General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 31

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1817
...he used no allurements of gentle language, but wished to compel rather than persuade. His style is copious without selection, and forcible without neatness...Warburton's whole constitution, bodily as well as mental, seemed to indicate that he was born to be an extraordinary man : with a large and athletic person he...
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