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" Tis true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him; for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine... "
Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ... - Page 191
1782
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden, Volume 3

John Dryden - 1832
...natural and pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; for he would make us believe the...fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine : but this opinion is not worth confuting ; it is so gross...
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The Works of John Dryden: In Verse and Prose, with a Life, Volume 1

John Dryden - 1837
...natural and pleasing, though riot perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; for he would make us believe the...fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine : but this opinion is not worth confuting ; it is so ^ross...
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The Works of John Dryden: In Verse and Prose, with a Life, Volume 1

John Dryden - 1837
...true, l cannot go so far as he who puhlished the last edition of him ; for he would make us helieve the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllahles in a verse whore we find hut nine : hut this opinion is not worth confuting ; it is so gross...
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The Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer: Memoir of Chaucer, by Sir Harris ...

Geoffrey Chaucer - Christian pilgrims and pilgrimages - 1845
...contemporaries : — 'Tis true, I cannot go so far as he, who published the last edition of him [Mr. Speght] ; for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting ; 'tis so gross...
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Specimens of the British Critics

John Wilson - Criticism - 1846 - 344 pages
...natural and pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; for he would make us believe the...fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine ; but this opinion is not worth confuting; it is so gross...
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The Poetical Works of Geoffrey Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer - 1851 - 501 pages
...contemporaries ; — Tis true, I cannot go so far as he, who pubiahed the last edition of him [Mr. Speght] ; for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that them really ten syllables in a Terse where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 pages
...though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; 3 for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse, where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting ; it is so gross...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1848 - 776 pages
...pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him;3 for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse, where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting ; it is so gross...
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A class-book of English prose, with biogr. notices, explanatory notes and ...

Robert Demaus - 1859
...natural and pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he M'ho published the last edition of him ; for he would make us believe the fault is in our cars,1 and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine ; but this opinion...
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The Works of John Dryden: In Verse and Prose, Volume 1

John Dryden - 1859
...true, I cannot go so far as he who puhlished the last edition of him ; for he would make us helieve the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllahles in a verse where we find hut nine : hut this opinion is not worth confuting ; it is so gross...
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