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" The painter dead, yet still he charms the eye; While England lives, his fame can never die: But he who struts his hour upon the stage, Can scarce extend his fame for half an age; Nor pen nor pencil can the actor save, The art, and artist, share one common... "
The Theatrical Bouquet: Containing an Alphabetical Arrangement of the ... - Page 169
1780 - 337 pages
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 4; Volume 228

English periodicals - 1870
...in his prologue to the "Clandestine Marriage," states feelingly : — " The painter dead, yet still he charms the eye, While England lives his fame can never die ; ! ' .;• he who struts his hour upon the stage, Can scarce extend his fame for half an age ; Nor...
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The British Magazine, Or, Monthly Repository for Gentlemen & Ladies

English literature
...to have and hold, [Gold ! And change rich Blood for more fubftantial And honour'd Trade fromlnt'reft turns afide, To hazard Happinefs for titled Pride....England lives, his Fame can never die : But he who " ftruts his hour upon the Stage," Can fcarce extend his Fame for half an Age, Nor Pen nor Pencil can...
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Annual Register, Volume 9

Edmund Burke - History - 1767
...trade from interelt turns afije, To hazard happinefs for titled pride. The painter's dead, yet ttill he charms the eye ; While England lives, his fame can never die : But he who ftruts his hour upon the ftage, Can Icarce extend his fame for half an age j Nor pen nor pencil can...
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The Dramatick Works of George Colman ...: The jealous wife. The clandestine ...

George Colman - 1777
...Marriage-a-la-Mode ! Where titles deign with cits to have and hold, And change rich blood for more fubftantial gold ! And honour'd trade from intereft turns afide,...While England lives, his fame can never die : But But Re, whoy?ra/i his hour upon thejlage, Can fcarce extend his fame for half an age ., Nor pen nor...
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Biographical Anecdotes of William Hogarth: With a Catalogue of His Works ...

John Nichols - Engraving, English - 1782 - 474 pages
...have and hold, *' And change rich blood for more fubftantial gold ! " And honour'dt?ade from interefl turns afide, *( To hazard happinefs for titled pride. ' .• * ** The painter dead, yet flill l)e charms the eye ; *' While England lives, his fame can never die : *' But he, ' wh.o ftruts...
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Biographical Anecdotes of William Hogarth: With a Catalogue of His Works ...

John Nichols - Painters - 1785 - 529 pages
...Mode ! " Where titles deign with cits to have and hold, " And change rich blood for more fubftantial gold! " And honour'd trade from intereft turns afide,...eye ; " While England lives, his fame can never die : M But he, * who ftruts his hour upon the flage,' " Can fcarce extend his fame for half an age ; *'...
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Memoirs of His Own Life, Volume 3

Tate Wilkinson - Actors - 1790
...years bej yond the time he lived : for, ah me ! as Garricfck obfervedThe painter dead, yet ftilhhe charms the eye ; While England lives his fame can never die. But he tuhojlriitj his hour upon the ftage Can fciu-ce extend his fame for half an age: Nor pen nor pencil...
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British Theatre, Volume 28

John Bell - English drama - 1792
...d trade from interest turns aside, To hazard happinessfor titled pride. The Painter dead, yet still he charms the eye \ While England lives, his fame can never die; But he, who struts his hour upon the stage, Can scarce extend his fame for half an age ; Nor pen nor pencil can...
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 9

Edmund Burke - History - 1793
...! And honour'd trade from intereft turns alide, To hazard happinefs for titled pride. The painter's dead, yet ftill he charms the eye; While England lives, his fame can never die : But he who flruts his hour upon the ftage, Can fcarce extend his fame for half an age ; Nor pen nor pencil can...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1793
...trade from intereft turns adde, To hazard happinefs for titled pride. The painter's dead, yet ftill h charms the eye; While England lives, his fame can never die : But he who ft nu s his hour upon the ftage, Can fcarce extend his fame for half an age ; Nor pen nor pencil can...
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