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" And coxcombs, alike in their failings alone, Adopting his portraits, are pleas'd with their own. Say, where has our poet this malady caught ? Or wherefore his characters thus without fault ? Say, was it that vainly directing his view To find out men's... "
The Muse's Pocket Companion. A Collection of Poems: By Lord Carlisle. Lord ... - Page 203
1785 - 289 pages
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Retaliation: a poem. To which is added, some account of the life ..., Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - 1774
...giving a rout. His fools have their follies fo loft in a croud Of virtues and feelings, that folly grows proud, And coxcombs alike in their failings alone,...has our poet this malady caught, Or wherefore his characters thus without fault ? f Say was it that vainly directing his view, To find out mens virtues...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1778
...virtues and feelings, that folly grows proud, And coxcombs alike in their failings alone, Adopting hit portraits are pleas'd with their own. Say, where has our poet this malady caught, Or wherefore his characters thus without fault ? Say was it that vainly directing his view, To find oat mens virtues...
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Memoirs of the Life of David Garrick: Interspersed with Characters ..., Volume 2

Thomas Davies - Actors - 1780
...giving a rout. His fools have their follies fo loft in a crowd Qf virtues and feelingSj that Folly grows proud; And coxcombs, alike in their failings alone, . • Adopting his portraits^, are proud of their own. Say, where has our poet this malady caught? Or wherefore his characters thus without...
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Memoirs of the Life of David Garrick, Esq: Interspersed with ..., Volume 2

Thomas Davies - Actors - 1781
...grows proud ; And And coxcombs, alike in their failings alone, Adopting his portraits, are proud of their own. Say, where has our poet this malady caught? Or wherefore his characters thus without fault ? Say, was it that, vainly directing his view To find out men's virtues,...
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The Poetical and Dramatic Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.

Oliver Goldsmith - 1791
...feelings, that folly grows proud, And Coxcombs alike in their facings alone, Ad6f»flng his pwtraits are pleas'd with their own. Say, where has our poet this malady caught ? Or, wherefore his characters thus without fault ? S*y, \Vte it that vaitrly dir'e&ing his view To find out mens virtues,...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Dr. Goldsmith: Containing All His Essays and Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - Essays - 1792 - 286 pages
...a rout. His fools have their follies, fo loft in a crowd Of virtues and failings, that Folly grows proud ; And coxcombs, alike in their failings alone,'...has our Poet, this malady caught, Or wherefore his characters thus without fault? Say, was it, that vainly direfting his view, To find out men's virtues,...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1794
...•' '• His fook have their follies fu loft in a.crowd Of virtues and feelings, that folly grows proud, And coxcombs alike in their failings alone. Adopting his portraits are pleaVd with their own. Say, where has our poet tins malady caught, Or wherefore his charafters thus...
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, with the life of the author ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1794
...a rout i His fools have their follies fo loft in a crowd Of virtues and failings, that folly grows proud ; And coxcombs, alike in their failings alone,...has our poet this malady caught? Or wherefore his characters thus without fault ? Say, was it that, vainly directing his view To find out men's virtues,...
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The Poems of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1800 - 129 pages
...rout. His fools have their follies so lost in a crowd Of virtues and feelings, that folly grows proud 5 And coxcombs, alike in their failings alone, Adopting...has our poet this malady caught ? Or wherefore his characters thus without fault ? Say, was it that vainly directing his view To find out men's virtues,...
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The Poetical Works of Dr. Oliver Goldsmith: Containing His Deserted Village ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1802 - 96 pages
...giving a rout. His fools have their follies fo loft in a crowd Of virtues and feelings, that folly grows proud ; And coxcombs alike in their failings alone,...charafters thus without fault? Say, was it that vainly dire&ing his view To find out mens virtues, and finding them few, Quite fick of purfuing each troublefome...
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