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" Favours to none, to all she smiles extends ; Oft she rejects, but never once offends. Bright as the sun, her eyes the gazers strike, And, like the sun, they shine on all alike. Yet graceful ease, and sweetness void of pride... "
Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ... - Page 21
by Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 255 pages
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...Thames. 4 Fair nymphs, and well dress'd youths around hershone, But ev'ry eye was fix'd on her alone. On her white breast a sparkling cross she wore, Which...disclose, Quick as her eyes, and as unfix'd as those ; I* Favours to none, to all she smiles extends, Oft she rejects, but never once offends. Bright as...
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The rape of the lock,: an heroi-comical poem,

Alexander Pope - 1798 - 79 pages
...Thames. Fair nymphs, and well-dress'd youths around her shone, But ev'ry eye was fix'd on her alone. On her white breast a sparkling cross she wore, Which...disclose, Quick as her eyes, and as unfix'd as those : Favours to none, to all she smiles extends; Oft she rejects, but never once offends, firight as the...
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The rape of the lock, an heroi-comical poem. Adorned with plates

Alexander Pope - 1801 - 1 pages
...Thames. Fair nymphs, and well dress'd youths, around her shone, But ev'ry eye was fix'd on her alone. On her white breast a sparkling cross she wore, Which...disclose, Quick as her eyes, and as unfix'd as those: Favours to none, to all she smiles extends; Oft she rejects, but never once offends. Bright as the...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's ..., Volume 17

Jonathan Swift - 1801
...breast, the ensign of popery, the adoration of which is plainly recommended in the following lines : On her white breast a sparkling cross she wore, Which Jews might kiss, and infidels adore. Next he represents her as the universal church, according to the boasts of the papists : And like the...
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1803
...which Druids might adore"— The last word naturally reminds the editor of this couplet in Pope; " On her white breast a sparkling cross she wore, Which Jews might kiss, and Infidels adore."— What can be more easy or more useless than such criticism ?— The admirers of Thomson will scarcely...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...Thames. 4 Fairnymphs and well-dress'd youths aroundher shone; But ev'ry eye was fix'd on her alone. On her white breast a sparkling cross she wore, Which...disclose, Quick as her eyes, and as unfix'd as those : 10 Favours to none, to all she smiles extends ; Oft she rejects, but never once offends. Bright as...
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A picture from life: or, The history of Emma Tankerville and sir Henry Moreton

Henry Whitfield - 1804
...hung from her neck of purest alabaster, and /hading the fine cambric, formed an elegant contrast, and On her white breast a sparkling cross she wore, Which Jews might kiss and Infidels adore. Lovely Emma, in whatever dress art supplied, thou wert sure of pleasing. Immortal shalt thou be, if...
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Posie, versification [etc

Albin-Joseph-Ulpien Hennet - English poetry - 1806
...essor pour monter la seconde. J'ajouterai que l'une promet la saillie , l'autre la donne : • On her white breast | a sparkling cross she wore "Which...disclose Quick as her eyes | and as unfix'd as those : Faveurs to none | to all she smiles extends , Oft she rcjects | but never once offends. * POPE ,...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Volume 2

Hugh Blair - English language - 1807
...Lock, Mr. Pope has, with exquisite propriety, suited the construction of the verse to the subject. ' On her white breast | a sparkling cross she wore,...disclose, Quick as her eyes | and as unfix'd as those. Favours to none | to all she smiles extends! Oft she rejects I but never once offends. "When the pause...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1807
...and well dress'd youtbs around her But ev'ry eye was fix'd on her alone. [shone; On her white hreast a sparkling cross she wo,re, Which Jews might kiss,...sprightly mind disclose, Quick as her eyes, and as uufix'd as those : 10 Favours to none, to all she smiles extends: Oft she rejects, hut never once offends....
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