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" Gen'rous converse ; a soul exempt from pride ; And love to praise, with reason on his side ? Such once were Critics ; such the happy few, Athens and Rome in better ages knew. "
The Literary Magazine, and American Register - Page 63
1808
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson - 1830 - 484 pages
...proud to know ? L'nhiat*i'd, or by favour, or by spite ; 4ot dully preposecss'd, nor blindly right ; parted ocean foams and roars below : Above the bounding billows swift ; Bless'd with a taste exact, yet unconfmcd ; \ knowledge both of bonks and human kind ; 64O Generous...
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Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania, Volume 8

Samuel Hazard - Pennsylvania - 1832
...yet not proud to know? Unbiass'd or by favour or by spite; Not dully preposscss'd, nor blindly right; Though learn'd, well-bred; and though well-bred, sincere;...taste exact yet unconfin'd; A knowledge both of books and humankind; Gen'rous converse; a soul exempt from pride, And love tu praise with reason on his side?"...
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The Poetic Reader: Containing Selections from the Most Approved Authors ...

Joseph Emerson - Elocution - 1832 - 95 pages
...by favor, or by spite ; Not dully prčpossess'd, nor blmdly right ; 225 Though learn'd, well Bred ; and though wellbred, sincere ; Modestly bold and humanly...of a foe ? Blest with a taste exact, yet unconfin'd ; Í30 A knowledge both of books and human kind ; Generous converse; a soul exempt from pride; And...
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HARVARDIANA

1835
...blindly right; Though learned, well bred ; and though well bred, sincere ; Modestly bold, and humanely severe ; Who to a friend his faults can freely show,...the merit of a foe ; Blest with a taste exact, yet unconfined; A knowledge both of books and human- kind; Generous converse ; a soul exempt from pride;...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1835
...dully prepossess'd nor blindly right ; Though learn'd, well-bred ; and though well-bred, sincere ; 635 Modestly bold, and humanly severe ; Who to a friend...freely show, And gladly praise the merit of a foe ; Bless'd with a taste exact, yet unconfined ; A knowlege both of books and human kind ; 640 Generous...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...know ? sH'd, or by favour, or by spite ; s'nt dully prepoBsess'd, nor blindly right ; Chough learn' d, well-bred; and, though well-bred, sincere ; Modestly...freely show. And gladly praise the merit of a foe ; 31ess'd with a taste exact, yet unconfined; A knowledge both of books and human kind ; 640 ˇonerous...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...not proud to know ! Unbiass'd, or by favour or by spite ; Not dully preposHess'd, nor blindly right ; Though learn'd, well-bred ; and though well-bred,...freely show, And gladly praise the merit of a foe 1 Blest with a taste exact, yet unconfined ; A knowledge both of books and human kind ; Generous converse...
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Obras poeticas de d. Leonor d'Almeida Portugal Lorena e ..., Volumes 5-6

Leonor de Almeida Portugal Lorena e Lencastre Alorna (Marquesa de) - 1844
...right; Tho" learn'd, well-bred; and tho' well-bred, sincere; Modestly bold, and humanly severe; \Vho to a friend his faults can freely show, And gladly...the merit of a foe? Blest with a taste exact, yet uncoufiu'd; A knowledge both of books and human kind ; Gen'rous converse; a soul exempt from pride;...
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The Wisdom and Genius of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Illustrated in a ...

Peter Burke - 1845 - 426 pages
...CHARACTERS. Unbiassed or by favour or by spite ; Not dully prepossessed nor blindly right ; Though learned, well-bred ; and though well-bred, sincere ; Modestly...freely show, And gladly praise the merit of a foe ; Blessed with a taste exact yet unconfined ; A knowledge both of books and human kind ; Generous converse...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed, a Life of the ...

Alexander Pope - 1846
...proud to know ? Unbiass'd, or by favour, or by spite ; Not dully prepossess'd, nor blindly right ; Though learn'd, well-bred; and, though well-bred,...freely show, And gladly praise the merit of a foe ; Bless'd with a taste exact, yet unconfined ; A knowledge both of books and human kind ; 640 Generous...
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