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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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Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...right ; Tho' learn'd, well-bred, and tho' well-bred, sincere; Modestly bold, and humanly severe ; 636 Who to a friend his faults can freely show. And gladly praise the merit of a foe ? Bless'd with a taste exact, yet unconfin'd, A knowledge both ot books and human-kind; 640 Gen'rous...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...right : Tho' learn'd well-bred, and tho' well-bred sincere ; Modestly bold, and humanely severe ; 636 Who to a friend his faults can freely show, And gladly...taste exact, yet unconfin'd A knowledge both of books and human kind ; 640 Gen'rous converse ; a soul exempt from pride ; And loves to praise, with reason...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 408 pages
...by favour or by spite, Not dully prepossess'd nor blindly right ; Tho' learn'd well-bred, aud tho' well-bred sincere ; Modestly bold, and humanly severe...freely show,, And gladly praise the merit of a foe? Bless'd with a taste exact, yet unconfin'd, A knowledge both of books and human kind ; Generous converse...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...though welt-bred, sincere ; Modestly bold and humanly severe; Who to a friend his fanlts can free'y show, And gladly praise the merit of a foe? Blest...taste exact, yet unconfin'd; A knowledge both of books and human kind; Generous converse; a soul exempt from pride; And love to praise, with reason on his...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...right ; Though Jearn'd, well-bred, and though well-bred, Modestly bold, and humanly severe ; [sincere ; Who to a friend his faults can freely show, And gladly praise the merit of a foe ? Bless'd with a taste exact, yet nnconfin'd, A knowledge both of books and human kind ; Generous converse...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...right ; Though learn'd, well-bred, and though well-bred, Modestly bold, and humanly severe ; [sincere ; Who to a friend his faults can freely show, And gladly praise the merit of a foe ? Bless'd with a taste exact, yet unconfin'd, A knowledge both of books and human kind ; Generous converse...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...well-bred, and iho' well bred si new, Modestly bold, and humanly severe ; Who to a friend his faults c.in wealth Than sense surveys ! in meinorv's firm record,...should it perish, could this world recall, From the dar and human kind ; Gen'rous converse ja soul decmpt from pride ! And love to praise, with reason on his...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2, Part 1

British poets - 1809
...yet not prond 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 sincere...Modestly bold, and humanly severe; Who to a friend his fanlts can freely show, And gladly praise the merit of a foe? Bless'd with a taste exact, yet unconfm'd,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 16

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810 - 782 pages
...blindly right, Though learn'd, well-bred; and though well-bred, sincere ; Modestly bold, and humanely severe ? Who to a friend his faults can freely show,...praise the merit of a foe ? Blest with a taste exact and unconfin'd ; A knowledge both of books and human kind • Gen'rous converse ; a soul exempt from...
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Smart, Wilkie, P. Whitehead, Fawkes, Lovibond, Harte, Langhorne, Goldsmith ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...right, Though learn'd, well-bred; and though weU-bred( sincere ; Modestly hold, and humanely revere > Who to a friend his faults can Freely show. And gladly praise the merit of a foe ? Blest with a taste ex let and unconfin'd ; A knowledge both of books and human kind ; Gen'rous converge; a soul exempt...
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