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" My understanding indeed, such as it is, is extended rather than diminished ; I see things more in the whole, more consistent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to each other. But what I gain on the side of philosophy, I lose on the side of poetry... "
The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Additional Letters, Tracts, and ... - Page 17
by Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 9

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1751
...fuch as it is, is extended rather than diminifhed : I fee things more in the whole, more confiftent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to, each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits * The Author...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Letters

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...fuch as it is, is extended rather than diminifhed : I fee things more in the whole, more confiftent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to, each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits * The Author...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift, Volume 7

Jonathan Swift - 1751
...than diminifhed : I fee things * lam not the fame I was. things more in the whole, more confiftent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to, each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits begin to ripen,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections, Additions, and ...

Alexander Pope, William Warburton - 1751
...fuch as it is, is extefided rather than diminifhed : I fee things more in the whole, more confiftent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to, each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, 1 lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits * The Author...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq., with His Last Corrections ..., Volume 10

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1757
...fuch as it is, is extended rather than diminifh'd : I fee things more in the whole, more confiftent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to, each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits begin to ripen,...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift ...

Jonathan Swift - 1757
...fuch as it is, is extended rather than diminifhed. I fee things more in the whole, more confident, and more clearly deduced from, and related to each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits begin to ripen,...
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The Works ...: With the Author's Life and Character, Notes [etc ..., Volume 8

Jonathan Swift - English literature - 1761
...fuch as it is, is extended rather than diminifhed. I fee things more in the whole, more confident, and more clearly deduced from, and related to each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits begin to ripen,...
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The Works of Dr Jonathan Swift, Dean of St Patrick's, Dublin. In Thirteen ...

Jonathan Swift - 1774
...fuch as it is, is extended rather than diminifhed. I fee things more in the whole, more confiftent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits begin to ripen,...
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The works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In four volumes complete. With his last ...

Alexander Pope - 1778
...of Fragments is of another mind. than diminifh'd : I fee things more in the whole, more confiftent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to, each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the fide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits begin to ripen,...
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The Works of the Rev. Dr. Jonathan Swift ...

Jonathan Swift, Thomas Sheridan - 1784
...fuch as it is, is extended rather than diminifh'd : I fee things more in the whole, more confiftent, and more clearly deduced from, and related to, each other. But what I gain on the fide of philofophy, I lofe on the lide of poetry : the flowers are gone, when the fruits begin to ripen,...
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