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The poetical works of Alexander Pope - Page 108
by Alexander Pope, Alexander Dyce - 1851
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions, and ...

Alexander Pope - 1754
...inftead of following and imitating Us example, which Virtue may clioofc the high or low Degree, 'Tis juft alike to Virtue, and to me? Dwell in a Monk, or light upon a King, Sh^'s ftill the fame, belov'd, contented thing, 149 Vice is undone, if fhe forgets her Birth, And ftoops...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Satires, &c

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1757
...inftead of following and imjtating his example, Virtue may choofe the high or low Degree, "Tis juft alike to Virtue, and to me ; Dwell in a Monk, or light upon a King, She's ftill the fame, belov'd, contented thing, 1 40 Vice is undone, if ftie forgets her Birth, And ftoops...
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Moral essays, satires, &c

Alexander Pope - 1777 - 195 pages
...good by ftcalth, and bliilh to (ind it Fame. U * Virtue may chsfe the high or low Degree, •Tis juft alike to Virtue, and to me; Dwell in a Monk, or light upon a King, She's ftill the fame, belov'd, contented thing. Vice is undone, if (he forgets her Birth, And ftoops from...
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The Works of the English Poets: Pope

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...135 Do good by ftealth, and blum to find it Fame, Virtue may choofe the high or low Degree, 'Tis juft alike to Virtue, and to me ; Dwell in a Monk, or light upon a King, She's ftill the fame belov'd, contented thing. 140 Vice is undone, if me forgets her Birth, And ftoops from...
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The Beauties of Pope

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1783 - 278 pages
...Shame, Do gooJ by Health, and blufh to find it Fame. Virtue may chufe the high or low Degree, 'Tis juft alike to Virtue, and to me ; Dwell in a Monk, or light upon a King, She's ftill the fame belov'd, contented thing. Viet is undone, if fhe forgets her birth, And ftoops from...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Tour to the Hebrides (1773) and Journey into ...

James Boswell - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1786
...been the original of Allworthy in Tom Jones. It was he of whom Pope wrote : — ' Let low-born Allen, with an awkward shame, Do good by stealth and blush to find it fame.' Epilogue to the Satires, i. 135. Low-born in later editions was changed to humble. Warburton not only...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...Do good by ftealth, and blufh to find it Fame ; Virtue may choofe the high or low Degree, 'Tis juft alike to Virtue, and to me; Dwell in a Monk, or light upon a King, She 's ftill tile fame belov'd, contented thing. . 140Vice is undone, if fhe forgets her Birth, And...
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive and Entertaining: In Poetry, from ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791 - 945 pages
...Do good by rtealth, and blulh to find it fame. Virtue may choofe the high or low degree, 'Tis juft or others, from her birth Finds all her life one warfare upon earth : Sh ftill the fame belov'd, contented thing. Viet is undone if fee forgets her birth, And (loops from angels...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1794
...good by flealth, and blulli to find it famc» Virtue may choofe the high or low degree, 'Tis- juft alike to virtue, and to me ; Dwell in a Monk, or light upon a King, She's ftill the fame belov'd, contented thing* Vice is undone if flie forgets her birth, And ftoopsfrom angels...
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Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ...

English poetry - 1796
...Allen, with an awkward shame, i55 Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.i Virtue may chuse the high or low degree, 'Tis just alike to Virtue, and to me; Dwell in a monk, or light upon a king, Bile's s( ill the same be!o\'d contested thing. 140 Vice is undone, if she f trgets her birth, And...
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