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The poll-book of the contested election for the county of Northumberland ... - Page 98
by Northumberland (England) - 1827 - 380 pages
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796 - 524 pages
...thought! The vulgar thus thro' imitation err, As oft the learn'd by being singular; So much they scorn the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right, they purposely go wrong. So schismatics the plain believers quit, And are but damn'd for having too much wit. Some praise at...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1796 - 264 pages
...The vulgar thus thro' imitation err, As oft the Icarn'd by being lingnlar; 4- J So much they fcorn the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right they purposely go wrong. • So fchifmatics the plain believers quit, And are but damn'd for having too much wit. Some praii'e...
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Elements of Elocution: In which the Principles of Reading and Speaking are ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1799 - 438 pages
...by Pope : The vulgar thus through imitation err, As oft the learn'd by being fingular ; So much they hate the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right, they purpofely go wrong. The truth is, the end of a line in verfe naturally inclines us to a paufe; and...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 236 pages
...The vulgar thus thro' imitation err, As oft the learn'd by being singular ; 425 So much they scorn the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right they purposely go wrong. So schismatics the plain believers quit, And are but damn'd for having too much wit. Some praise at...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1804 - 218 pages
...thought! The vulgar thus through imitation err; As of the learn'd by being singular; So much they scorn the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right, they purposely go wrong. So schismatics the plain believers quit, And are but damn'd for having too much wit. Some praise at...
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Specimens of the British Poets ...

English poetry - 1809 - 488 pages
...POPE. 43 .lie vulgar thus through imitation err; 3 oft the learn'd by being singular; * much they scorn the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right, they purposely go wrong. i schismatics the plain believers quit, And are but damn'd for having too much wit. Some praise at...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1812 - 348 pages
...thus through imitation err ; As oft the learn'd by being singular ; 425 So much they scorn the croud, that if the throng By chance go right, they purposely go wrong : So schismatics the plain believers quit, And are but damn'd for having too much wit. Some praise...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1890 - 562 pages
...thought 1 The vulgar thus through imitation err; As oft the learned by being singular; So much they scorn the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right, they purposely go wrong; So schismatics the plain believers quit, And are but damned for having too much wit. S:>me praise at...
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New Monthly Magazine, and Universal Register, Volume 2

1821 - 662 pages
...contemporaries had rather be remembered by their absurdities than sink into oblivion :— " So much they scorn the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right, they purposely go wrong." In the republic of literature, however, all men are equal in rights, and my little forty-shillings...
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A Letter to the Right Hon. Lord Byron: Protesting Against the Immolation of ...

Fabius (pseud.) - 1821 - 112 pages
...M'DERMOT. " The vulgar thus through imitation err, As oft the learned by being singular; So much they scorn the crowd, that if the throng By chance go right, they purposely go wrong: So schismatics the plain believers quit, And are but damn'd for having too much wit." POPE. LETTER...
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