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" Who now reads Cowley ? if he pleases yet, His moral pleases, not his pointed wit; Forgot his Epic, nay Pindaric art, But still I love the language of his heart. "
The British Poets: Including Translations ... - Page 40
by British poets - 1822
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Thoughts on man, his nature, productions and discoveries; interspersed with ...

William Godwin - 1831
...left a perpetual mourner."—Yet—so capricious is fame century has nearly elapsed, since Pope said, Who now reads Cowley ? If he pleases yet, His moral...Pindaric art, But still I love the language of his heart. As Cowley was the great royalist poet after the Restoration, Cleveland stood in the same rank during...
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The Saturday Magazine ..., Volume 1

1833
...his heart, and justify the well-known lines of Pope : — Who now reads Cowley? If he pleases jet, His moral pleases, not his pointed wit ; Forgot his...Pindaric art, But still I love the language of his heart. The house in which Cowley lived at Chertsey, remains, and is still called the Porch House. It was for...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 2

Periodicals - 1833
...his heart, and justify the well-known lines of Pope : — Who now reads Cowley? If he pleases jet, His moral pleases, not his pointed wit ; Forgot his Epic, nay Pindaric art, But still I lew* the language ol' his heart. The house in which Cowley lived at Chertsey, remains, and is still...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...in his own despite, ten, old and poor, as little seem'd to heed [be life to com« in every poet'« complaining of the treatment which his poem had found,...intimidate him, nay almost persuade bim to write no more, die language of his heart. ' Yet surely, surely, these were famous men ! What boy but hears the sayings...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq., to which is Prefixed ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836
...in every poet's ereed. Who now reads Cowley ? if he pleases yet, JIis moral pleases, not his pomted wit; Forgot his epic, nay Pindaric art, But still...* Yet surely, surely, these were famous men ! What hoy liut hears the sayings of uld Ben ? In all dehates where crities hear a parl, Not one hut nods,...
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Cyclopædia of English literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...herbical poem if the Trouliles of David.' The character of his icnius is well expressed by Pope — , tbe language of his heart. uowper has also drawn a sketch of Cowley in his Task,' in which he laments...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed, a Life of the ...

Alexander Pope - 1846
...to heed The life to come in every poet's creed. Who now reads Cowley ? if he pleases yet, His KK.ral pleases, not his pointed wit; Forgot his epic, nay...* Yet surely, surely, these were famous men ! What hoy hut hears the sayings of old Ben ? In all dehates where critics hear a part, Not one hut nods,...
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The works of Alexander Pope, with notes and illustrations, by ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1847
...his imitations of Horace, has exhibited the real character of Cowley with delicacy and candour : " Who now reads Cowley ? if he pleases yet, His moral...art, But still I love the language of his heart." — Wartun. THE GARDEN. FAIN would my Muse the flow'ry Treasures sing, And humble glories of the youthful...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1847
...heroical poem of the Troubles of David.' The character of hi* genius is well expressed by Pope — Rd0 ~ 1 love the language of his heart. Cowper has also drawn a «ketch of Cowley in hi» ' Task,' in which...
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The works of Alexander Pope, with notes and illustrations, by ..., Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1847
...seem'd to heed "The life to come, in every poet's creed. Who now reads b Cowley ? if he pleases yet, 75 His moral pleases, not his pointed wit ; Forgot his epic, nay, Pindaric art, But still c I love the language of his heart. " Yet surely, d surely, these were famous men ! What boy but hears...
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