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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D. - Page 73
by Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820
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Faithful Memoirs of the Grubstreet Society. Now First Published by ..., Volume 1

1732 - 179 pages
...each talent, and each art to pleafe ; And born to write, converfe, and live with eafe : Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the TURK, no brother near the throne; View him with fcornful, yet with fearful eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himfelf to rife ; Damn...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 4

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester) - English literature - 1751
...each talent and each art to pleafe, 195 And born to write, converfe, and live with eafe : Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne, View him with fcornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himfelf to rife ; 200...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Satires, &c

Alexander Pope - 1752
...each talent and each art to pleafe, 195 And born to write, converfe, and Jive with eafe : Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne, No TE S. Dennis fo brutally attacked the Tragedy of Cato, he wrote the piece colled A narrative of...
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The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland: To the Time ..., Volume 5

Theophilus Cibber, Thomas Coxeter - Poets, English - 1753
...each talent, and each art to pleafe, And born to write, converfe, and live with eafe ; Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no rival near the throne, View him with fcornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts, that caus'd...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, Volume 6

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1754
...with each talent and each art to pleafe, And born to write, converfe, and live with eafe: Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne ; View him with fcornful,yet with fearful eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himfelf to rife ; Damn...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Accurately Revised in Twelve Volumes ..., Volume 6

Jonathan Swift, John Hawkesworth - 1754
...taleftt and each art to pleafe, And born to write, converfe, and live with eafe: Should fuch a mari ^ too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne; View him with fcornful,yet with fearful eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himfelf to rife ; Damn...
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The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift ...

Jonathan Swift - 1757
...each talent and each art to pleafe, 45 ' And born to write, converfe, and live with eafc : Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne ; View him with fcornful, yet with fearful eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himfelf to rife ; rę...
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A New and General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an ..., Volume 1

Biography - 1761
...with each talent and each art to pleafe, And born to write, converfe, and live with eafe: Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne; View him with fcornful, yet with fearful eyes, And hate for arts, that caused himfelf to rife j Damn...
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A new and general biographical dictionary

New and general biographical dictionary - 1761
...with each talent and each art to plfeafe, And born to write, converfe, and live with eafe! Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne; View him with fcornful, yet with fearful eyes, And hate for arts, that caus'd himfelf to rife j Damn...
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Anecdotes of Polite Literature ...

Literature - 1764
...with each talent and each art to pleafe, And born to write, converfe, and live with eafe ; Should fuch a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne. View him with fcornful, yet with jealous eyes, And hate for arts that caus'd himfelf to rife j Damn...
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