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" Wharton, the scorn and wonder of our days, Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise: Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him or he dies; Though wondering senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master... "
The Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations, Topographical ... - Page 394
by John Britton - 1801
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...scorn and worder of our days ! ife Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise ; Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies : Tho' wond'ring senates hung on all he spo!;es Theclub must hail him master of the joke. ll5 Shall...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 32-34

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Paflion was the Luft of Praife : Born with whatever could win it from the Wife, Women and Fools muft like him, or he dies : Though wondering Senates hung on all he fpoke, The Club muft hail him matter of the joke. 185 Shall parts fo various aim at nothing new ? He'll...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...Paffion was the Luft of Praile : Born with whate'er could win it from the Wife, Women and Fools muft like him, or he dies : Though wondering Senates hung on all he fpoke,. The Club muft hail him mafter of the joke. 185 Shall parts fo various aim at nothing new? He...
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George I. George II

William Belsham - Great Britain - 1793
...paflion is the luft of praife, Born with wbate'er could win it from the wife ; Women and fools muft like him — or he dies. Though wondering Senates hung on all he fpukc, The Club muft hail him mafter of the Joke. Shall parts fo various aim at nothing new ? He'll...
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The whole poetical works of Alexander Pope, Esq., including his translations ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...Paflion was the luft of l>r»ife : Eom with whate'er could win it from the Wife, Women and Fools muft like him, or he dies : Though wondering Senates hung on all he fpoke, Tl;e Club muft hail him mafter of the joke. i: Shall pans fo various aim at nothing new? He'll...
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The Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations, Topographical ..., Volume 1

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley - Architecture - 1801
...WHARTON, the scorn and wonder of our days. Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise; Bom with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like...various aim at nothing new? He'll shine a Tully and a Wilmot too; Then turns repentant, and his God adores With the same spirit that he drinks and whores;...
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Topography of Great Britain: Or, British Traveller's Directory: Cornwall

George Alexander Cooke - Roads - 1802
....Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise : Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women or fools must like him, or he dies. Though wondering...various aim at nothing new? He'll shine a Tully and a Wilmot too ; Tlien turns repentant, and his God adores Wuh the same spirit that he drinks and whores;...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...scorn and wonder of our days, 180 Whose ruling passion was the lust of praise : Born with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies : Tho' wond'ring senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him master of the joke. 185 Shall...
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The Whole Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: Including His Translations ...

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 479 pages
...Paflion was the luft of Praife : Born with whate'er could win it from the Wife, Women and Fools muft like him, or he dies : Though wondering Senates hung on all he fpoke, The Club muft hail him mafter of the joke. 185 Shall parts fo various aim at nothing new ? He'll...
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A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland ..., Volume 4

Horace Walpole - English literature - 1806
...with whate'er could win it from the wise, Women and fools must like him, or he dies : Though raptur'd senates hung on all he spoke, The club must hail him...the joke. Shall parts so various aim at nothing new ? He '11 shine a Tully and a Wilmot too: Enough if all around him but admire, And now the monk applaud...
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