Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 81 - 90 of 182 on Though fraught with all learning, yet straining his throat To persuade Tommy Townshend....
" Though fraught with all learning, yet straining his throat To persuade Tommy Townshend to lend him a vote ; Who, too deep for his hearers, still went on refining, And thought of convincing, while they thought of dining; Though equal to all things, for... "
The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B. - Page 55
by Oliver Goldsmith, Thomas Percy, Thomas Campbell - 1809
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of ..., Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1837
...belonging to the Irish har. 3 Sir Joshua Reynolds. * An eminent attorney. 5 Vide page g3. 6 Vide page g3. Who, too deep for his hearers, still went on refining,...disobedient; And too fond of the right to pursue the expedient. In short, 'twas his fate, unemploy'd or in place, sir, To eat mutton cold, and cut blocks...
Full view - About this book

The American Quarterly Review, Volume 21

Robert Walsh - 1837
...circling a vast sphere of thought. There could of course be no communion between natures so different. " Who, too deep for his hearers, still went on refining,...they thought of dining; Though equal to all things, yet for all things unfit, Too nice for a statesman, too proud for a wit." These lines contain the sources...
Full view - About this book

The American Quarterl Review

The American Quarterly Review March and June,1837. VOL.XXI - 1837
...circling a vast sphere of thought. There could of course be no communion between natures so different. " Who, too deep for his hearers, still went on refining,...they thought of dining; Though equal to all things, yet for all things unfit, Too nice for a statesman, too proud for a wit." These lines contain the sources...
Full view - About this book

The Lounger's Common-place Book: Or Miscellaneous Collections in History ...

Jeremiah Whitaker Newman - Commonplace-books - 1838
...much ; Who, born for the universe, narrow'd his mind, And to party gave up what was meant for mankind. Who too deep for his hearers, still went on refining,...statesman, too proud for a wit; For a patriot too rash, for a drudge disobedient, And too fond of the right to pursue the expedient. The description...
Full view - About this book

Poems and Essays

Oliver Goldsmith - 1839 - 218 pages
...mankind. Though fraught with all learning, yet straining his throat, To persuade Tommy Townshend || to lend him a vote; Who, too deep for his hearers,...disobedient, And too fond of the right, to pursue the expedient. * David Garrick, Esq. t Counsellor John Ridge, a gentleman belonging to the Irish bar. $...
Full view - About this book

Memoir of the Life and Character of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With ...

Sir James Prior - Great Britain - 1839 - 596 pages
...for mankind. Though fraught with all learning, yet straining his throat. To persuade Tommy Townshend to lend him a vote ; Who, too deep for his hearers,...disobedient, And too fond of the right, to pursue the expedient ; In short, 'twas his fate, unemploy'd or in place, Sir, To eat mutton cold, and cut blocks...
Full view - About this book

The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith, John Mitford - 1839 - 156 pages
...fraught with all learning, yet straining his throat, [vote : To persuade 15 Tommy Townshend to lend him a Who, too deep for his hearers, still went on refining,...disobedient ; And too fond of the right to pursue the expedient. In short, 'twas his fate, unemploy'd, or in place, sir, To eat mutton cold, and cut blocks...
Full view - About this book

Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1839
...fraught with all learning, yet straining his throat, [vote : To persuade i5 Tommy Townshend to lend him a Who, too deep for his hearers, still went on refining,...Though equal to all things, for all things unfit, I Too nice for a statesman, too proud for a wit ; I For a patriot too cool ; for a drudge disobedient...
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1839 - 527 pages
...for mankind Though fraught with all learning, yet straining hi throat To persuade Tommy Townshendt refin ing, And thought of convincing, while they thought о dining : Though equal to all things, for...
Full view - About this book

The Miscellaneous Works of O.G.: To which is Prefixed Some Account of His ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1840 - 458 pages
...mankind. Though fraught with all learning, yet straining his throat, To persuade Tommy Townshend ' to lend him a vote ; Who, too deep for his hearers,...disobedient, And too fond of the right to pursue the expedient. In short 'twas his fate, unemploy'd, or in place, sir, To eat mutton cold, and cut blocks...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF