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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,... "
A New Library of Poetry and Song - Page 818
edited by - 1877 - 934 pages
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The Poetical Works, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1828
...genius kindles, and fair fame inspires ; Bless'd with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease; Should such...scornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that cause himself to rise : Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And, without sneering, teach...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born os to bear not only streets of booths, in which they...went from Westminster-stairs to Lambeth, and dined ; Alike reserved to blame or to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading even fools,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson - 1830 - 484 pages
...Bless'd with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease j he gives his wood«. To beasts his pastures, and to...one vain patron, and enjoy The extensive blessing strike, lust hint a fault, and hesitate dislike ; Alike reserved to blame or to commend, A timorous...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born / ; Alike reserved to blame, or to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading even fools,...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

English poetry - 1840
...True genius kindles and fair fame inspires ; Bless'd with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease : Should such...to strike, Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike ; Alike reserved to blame or to commend, A timorous foe and a suspicious friend ; Dreading ev'n fools,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born For gods .' Yet him God the Most High vouchsafes To call by vision, from his lather's caus'd himself to rise ; Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And, without sneering, teach...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed, a Life of the ...

Alexander Pope - 1846
...converse, and live with ease ; Should such a mm, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no hrother near the throne, 'View him with scornful, yet with...to strike, Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike ; Alike reserved to hlame or to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading e'en fools,...
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Wit and Humour, Selected from the English Poets: With an Illustrative Essay ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1846 - 357 pages
...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...scornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himself to rise ; Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And without sneering teach...
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Wit and Humor

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1846 - 261 pages
...chafe, Aud swear not Addison himself was safe. Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease ; Should such...scornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himself to rise ; Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer, And without sneering teach...
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The works of Alexander Pope, with notes and illustrations, by ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1847
...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...to strike, Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike ; Alike reserved to blame, or to commend, A timorous foe, and a suspicious friend ; Dreading even fools,...
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