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" Berkshire, •This modest stone, what few vain marbles can, May truly say, Here lies an honest man : A poet, blest beyond the poet's fate, Whom Heaven kept sacred from the Proud and Great : Foe to loud praise, and friend to learned ease, Content with... "
The poetical works of Alexander Pope, with a life, by A. Dyce - Page 141
edited by - 1863
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Observations on Pope

Gilbert Wakefield - 1796 - 348 pages
...Beleeve me, reader, can fay more, Than many a braver marble can, Here lies a truly boneji man. Ver. 7. Calmly he look'd on either life, and here Saw nothing to regret, or there to fear. The fame fentiment is found in Alartiafs Epigrams, x. 23. Prseteritosque dies, et totos refpicit annos...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical Fragments ...

Mr. Addison - Anecdotes - 1797 - 271 pages
...facred from the Proud and Great: Foe to loud praife, and friend to learned eafe, Content with fcience in the vale of peace. Calmly he look'd on either life...regret, or there to fear; From Nature's temperate feaft rofe fatisfy'd, Thank'd heaven that he had lived, and that he dy'd. Affecting Story of a Young...
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Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical ..., Volume 6

Joseph Addison - Anecdotes - 1797
...facred from the Proud an4 Great : Foe to loud praife, and friend to learned cafe, Content with fcience in the vale of peace. Calmly he look'd on either life...regret, or there to fear ; . . From Nature's temperate feaft rofe fatisfy'd, Thank'd heaven that he had lived, and that he dy'd. Jiffe&ing Story of a Young...
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The Four Ages; Together with Essays on Various Subjects

William Jackson - Aesthetics, British - 1798 - 454 pages
...facred from the proud and great : Foe to loud praife, and friend to learned eafe, Content with fcience in the vale of peace. Calmly he look'd on either life...regret, or there to fear ; ' From nature's temperate feaft rofe Cuisfy'd, Thank'd Heav'n that he had liv'd and that he dy'd. POPE. (Johnfon.} " The firfl...
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The Four Ages; Together with Essays on Various Subjects

William Jackson - Aesthetics, British - 1798 - 454 pages
...great : Foe to loud praife, and friend to learned eafe, Content with fcience in the vale of peace. t Calmly he look'd on either life; and here Saw nothing...regret, or there to fear; From nature's temperate feaft rofe fatisfy'd, Thank'd Keav'n that he had liv'd and that he dy'd. POPE. (Johnfon.} " The firft...
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Lives

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...honest man : A poet, blest beyond the poet's fate, Whom Heaven kept sacred from the Proud and Great : Foe to loud praise, and friend to learned ease, Content with science in the vale of peace. Ca!u, ly he look'd on either life ; and here Saw nothing to regret, or there to fear ; From Nature's...
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Select British Classics, Volume 10

English literature - 1803
...honest man : A poet blest beyond the poet's fate, Whom heav'n kept sacred from the proud and great ; Foe to loud praise, and friend to learned ease, Content...fear ; From nature's temperate feast rose satisfied, Thaiik'd heav'n that he had lived, and that he died. The first couplet of this Epitaph is borrowed....
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Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ...

English poetry - 1802
...honest man : A poet bless'd beyond the poet's fate, W hom Heav'n kept sacred from the proud and great: Foe to loud praise, and friend to learned ease, Content...nothing to regret, or there to fear ; From Nature's temp'raie feast rose satisfy'd, Thank'd Heav'n that be had liv'd, and that he dy'd TO TIIK KIOHT HON....
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...honest man : A poet, blest beyond the poet's fate, Whom Heaven kept sacred from the Proud and Great : Foe to loud praise, and friend to learned ease, Content...; and here Saw nothing to regret, or there to fear ; v From Nature's temperate feast rose satisfj'd, Thank'd heaven that he liv V, and that he dy'd. The...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...Whom Heav'n kept sacred from the proud and great ; Foe to loud praise, and friend to learned ease, 5 Content with science in the vale of peace. Calmly...nothing to regret, or there to fear ; From Nature's temp'rate feast rose satisfy'd, 9 Thank'd Heav'n that he had liv'd, and that he dy'd. XI. On Mr. Gay...
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