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" I am his Highness's dog at Kew ; Pray tell me, sir, whose dog are you ? On the Collar of a Dog. "
The Century - Page 202
1872
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1824
...particular knack. Bowles. EPIGRAM, ENGRAVED ON THE COLLAR OF A DOG, WHICH I GAVE TO HIS ROYAL. HIGHNESS. I AM his Highness's Dog at Kew ; Pray tell me, Sir, whose dog are you ? The idea of this inscription is taken from Sir William Temple's " Heads designed for an Essay on...
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The works of Alexander Pope: esq. with notes and illustrations ..., Volumes 3-4

Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - 1824
...particular knack. Bowles. EPIGRAM, ENGRAVED ON THE COLLAR OF A DOG, WHICH I GAVE TO HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS. I AM his Highness's Dog at Kew ; Pray tell me, Sir, whose dog are you ? The idea of this inscription is taken from Sir William Temple's " Heads designed for an Essay on...
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The New sporting magazine

...there would have been afforded for the exhibition of the owner's wit upon the necklaces. Pope's — " I am his Highness's dog at Kew, Pray tell me, Sir, whose dog are you 7" would have been nothing compared to some of them. And then, five pounds for the board and lodging...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: With a Memoir of the Author, Notes, and ...

Alexander Pope - 1835
...knack, God save ye. 10 EPIGRAM, ENGRAVED ON THE COLLAR OP A DOG, WHICH I GAVE TO HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS. I AM his highness's dog at Kew : Pray tell me, sir, whose dog are you ? * 1 Philips. Ambrose Philips. * Budgell. Eustace Budgell. — Carey. Henry Carey. * Whose dog are...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumes 161-162

Early English newspapers - 1837
...Temple of Poetry. — In the heads on Conversation, we see the original of an epigram of Pope's — ' I am his Highness's dog at Kew, Pray tell me, Sir, whose dog are you ?' ' Mr. Grantam's fool's reply to a great man who asked whose fool he was. — ' I am Mr. Grantam's...
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Precepts and Practice

Theodore Edward Hook - English fiction - 1857 - 348 pages
...who might make inquiries as to his character or pretensions, as did the Duke's dog of other days — "I am His Highness's dog at Kew, Pray, tell me, sir, whose dog are you t " And Emily Fitch fondled him, and had him stuffed — before death — with the best of meat, and...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: with a life, Volume 2

Alexander Pope, Alexander Dyce - 1859
...knack,4 God save ye. EPIGRAM. ENGRAVED 0ęt THE COLLAR OF A DOG WHICH I GAVE TO HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS. 1 AM his highness's dog at Kew ; Pray tell me, sir, whose dog are you ? i Ambrose Philips. 2 Eustace Budgell. 8 Henry Carey. 4 Curll said, that in prose he was equal to...
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Temple Bar, Volume 61

English periodicals - 1881
...recall the inscription on the collar of the dog presented by him to Frederick, Prince of Wales — " I am his Highness's dog at Kew ; Pray tell me, sir, whose dog are you?" The feeling thrown into the translation from Homer which we have quoted above, would almost stand sponsor...
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An index to familiar quotations selected principally from British authors ...

John Cooper Grocott - 1863
...metre ballad-mongers. SHARSPERE. — King Heury IV. Part I. Act IIL Scene 1. (Hotspur to Glendower.) I am his Highness's dog at Kew ! Pray tell me, sir, whose dog are you ? POPE. — On the Collar of a Dog he gave to the Prince. The watch-dog's voice that bay'd the whispering...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, with a life, by A. Dyce, Volume 2

Alexander Dyce - 1863
...knack,4 God save ye. EPIGKAM. ENGRAVED ON THE COLLAR OF A DOG WHICH 1 GAVE TO HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS. 1 AM His Highness's dog at Kew ; Pray tell me, sir, whose dog are you ? 1 Ambrose Philips. 2 Eustace BuJgell. 8 Henry Carey. 4 Curll said, that in prose he was equal to...
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