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" Peace to all such! but were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires; Blest with each talent, and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease: Should such a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk,... "
Miscellanies... - Page 149
by William Makepeace Thackeray - 1873 - 592 pages
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - 1806 - 396 pages
...pleasantry, of the same Nahum Tate, He's now a scribbler, who was once 20. Peace to all such ! but were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and...fair fame inspires; Blest with each talent, and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...times, who had declared against him, he makes a sudden transition to Addison. Peace to all such ! But were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and...fair fame inspires, Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease ; Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1816
...wrote the following keen and polished lines, forming part of his ' Prologue to the Satires : ' f ' Were there one, whose fires True genius kindles and...fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 5

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...fume, and stamp, and roar, and chafe ! And swear, not Addison himself was safe. Peace to all such ! but were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and...fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1824
...he now knew where his strength lay, not to suffer it to remain unemployed. " Peace to all such ! But were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and...fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease ; Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...fume, and stamp, and ronr, and chafe ! And swear, not Addison himself was safe. Peace to all such ! but or God, not man, absolves our frailties here." I come, I come ! prepare your roseate bowers, Celestial art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease: Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1824
...he now knew where his ttrength lay, not to suffer it to remain unemployed. " Peace to all such ! But were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and...fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease ; Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...fume, and stamp, and roar, and chafe ! And swear not ADDISON himself was safe. Peace to all such ! but / art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...fume, and stamp, and roar, and chafe! And swear, not Addison himself was safe. Peace to all such ! but 3 art lo please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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Wit and humour, selected from the English poets; with an illustrative essay ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1846
...fume, and stamp, and roar, and chafe, And swear not Addison himself was safe. Peace to all such ! But were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and...fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease ; Should such a man, too fond to rule...
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