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" Till grown more frugal in his riper days, He paid some bards with port, and some with praise ; To some a dry rehearsal was assign'd, And others (harder still) he paid in kind. "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed, a Life of the ... - Page 12
by Alexander Pope - 1846
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1794
...with port, and fome with praifc }. To fome a dry rehearfaj was aflign'd ; And others (harder ftill) he paid in kind. Dryden alone (what wonder .?) came not nigh ; Dryden alone cfcap'd this judging eye : But ftiU -the great have kindnefs-in referve ; He heJp'd to bury whoirj,he...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 77-78

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...flatter'd ev'ry day, and some days eat ; 240 Till grown more frugal in his riper days, He paid some bards with port, and some with praise ; To some a dry rehearsal...assign'd, And others (harder still) he paid in kind. Dry den alone ( what wonder ? ) came not nigh, 24 5 Dryden alone escap'd this judging eye, But still...
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Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ...

English poetry - 1796
...240 Till grown more frugal in his riper days, He paid some bards with port, and some with prai'e ; To some a dry rehearsal was assign'd, And others (harder still) he paid in kind. Drydenalone (what wonder?) came not nigh, 245 Dryden alone escap'd this judging eye, But stil! the...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden ..., Volume 1, Issue 1

John Dryden, Edmond Malone - English prose literature - 1800
...share in -this transaction : " Dryden alone (what wonder ?) came not nigh ; " Dryden alone escaped his judging eye: " But still the great have kindness in reserve ; " He help'd to bury whom he help'd to starve.1' To which Pope added this note : " Mr. Dryden, after having lived in...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden, Now First ...

John Dryden - 1800
...share in this transaction : " Drydcn alone (what wonder ?) came not nigh ; % " Drydcn alone escaped his judging eye: " But still the great have kindness in reserve ; ' " He help'd to bury whom he help'd to starve." To which Pope added this note : " Mr. Dry den, after having lived in...
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Satires

Juvenal - 1802
...in part from this animated passage: " Till grown more frugal in his riper days, " He paid some bards with port, and some with praise; " To some a dry rehearsal...assign'd, " And others, harder still! he paid in kind." Where every door, secur'd by iron plates, Is watch'd, like a beleagur'd city's gates. Nay, he will...
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser, Volume 40

1803
...in part from this animated yassagc : " Till grown more frugal in his riper days, He paid some bards with port, and some with praise ; To some a dry rehearsal...assign'd, And others, harder still ! he paid in kind." Mr. Gifford acknowleges his obligations to the Rev. Mr. Ireland, Vicar of Croydon, and to Abraham More,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...flatter'd ev'ry day, and some days ate ; 240 Till grown more frugal in his riper days, He paid some bards with port, and some with praise ; To some a dry rehearsal...in kind. Dryden alone (what wonder ?) came not nigh ; 245 Dryden alone escap'd this judging eye : But still the great have kindness in reserve, He help'd...
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The Satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis: Tr. Into English Verse

Juvenal - 1806 - 473 pages
...part from this animated passage : " Till grown more frugal in his riper days, " He paid some bards with port, and some with praise; " To some a dry rehearsal...assign'd, " And others, harder still ! he paid in kind." There is a very good story told by Macrobius, which will not be much out of the way here. A Greek poet...
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The satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis, tr. into Engl. verse, by W. Gifford ...

Juvenal - 1806
...part from this animated passage: ". Till grown more frugal in his riper days, " He paid some bards with port, and some with praise; " To some a dry rehearsal...assign'd, " And others, harder still! he paid in kind." There is a very good story told by Macrobius, which will not be much out of the way here. A Greek poet...
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