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" AH ! who can tell how hard it is to climb The steep where Fame's proud temple shines afar ; Ah ! who can tell how many a soul sublime Has felt the influence of malignant star, And waged with Fortune an eternal war ; Check'd by the scoff of Pride, by Envy's... "
The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal - Page 79
by Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - 1774
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The Lady's magazine: or, Entertaining companion for the fair sex

...many a foul fublime His felt the influence of malignant ftar, And wig'd with fortune an eternal war; Check'd by the feoff of pride— by envy's frown, And poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vile remote has pin'd alone, Then dropp'd into the grave, unpitied and unknown I'' During my refidence...
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THE MONTHLY REVIEW

Several Hands - 1771
...many a foul fublime Hath felt the influence of malignant liar, And waged with fortune an eternal war ! Check'd by the feoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And...unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote hath pined alone, Then dropt into the grave unpitied, and unknown! Not equally oppreflive is to all. ' Him, who...
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The Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 4

1774
...many a fool fublime Hath felt the influence of malignant ftar, And waged with Fortune an eternal war! Check'd by the feoff of pride, by Envy's frown, And...unconquerable bar. In life's low vale remote hath pined alone, Then dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown I And yet, the languor of ingloriousdays Not...
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The Monthly Review, Volume 44

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - Bibliography - 1771
...many a foal fublime Hath felt the influence of malignant ftar, And waged with fortune an eternal war! Check'd by the feoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's Ipw vale remote hath pined alone, , And yet, the languor of inglorious days Not equally oppreffive...
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the monthly journal

several hands - 1774
...of the great, and at bed could only enjoy a precarious and irkiomc dependence ; and many a true fon of philofophy or the mufes, who deferved a better...unconquerable bar; In life's low vale remote hath pined alone, Then dropt into the grave unpitied» and unknown. It is only fmce the art of printing rendered...
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Love and Madness: A Story Too True. In a Series of Letters Between Parties ...

Sir Herbert Croft - 1780 - 300 pages
...influence of malignant ftar, And waged with fortune. an eternal war ! Check'd by the feoff of pride, and envy's frown, And poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote hath pin'd alone, Sfi«i draft into the grace, unfilled and unknown ! Such was the fhort and incredible...
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The Weekly entertainer; or agreeable and instructive repository. [Continued ...

1783
...influence of malignant ftar, And wag'd with fortune an eternal war ! Check'd by the feoff of pride, and envy's frown, And poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote hath pin 'd alone, Then funk into the grave unpitiedand unknown." " Wits live obfcurely, men care not how,...
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The muse's pocket companion. A collection of poems. By lord Carlisle [and ...

Muse, Charles Howard (3rd earl of Carlisle.) - 1785
...many a foul fublime Has fslt the influence of malignant, ftar, And wag'd with Fortune an eternal war ! Check'd by the feoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And...Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote has pined alone, Then dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown ! II. And yet, the languor of inglorious...
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The English Parnassus: Being a New Selection of Didactic, Descriptive ...

English poetry - 1789 - 352 pages
...many a foul fublime Has felt the influence of malignant ftar, And waged with Fortune an eternal war ! Check'd by the feoff of Pride, by Envy's frown, And...Poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote has pined alone, Then dropt into the grave, unpitied and unknown ! II. And yet the languor of inglorious...
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The New, general and complete weekly magazine; or, entertaining Mercury

...influence of malignant flar, And vvag'd with fortune an eternal war! Check'd by the fcofFof pride and envy's frown, And poverty's unconquerable bar, In life's low vale remote hath pin'd alone, Then funk into the grave unpitied and unknown. '< Wits THE LIFE AND LAMENTATIONS « "Wits...
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