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" Tis true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him; for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine... "
Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ... - Page 191
1782
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The Cornhill Magazine

William Makepeace Thackeray - Electronic journals - 1900
...natural and pleasing, though not perfect. 'Xis true I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; for he would make us believe the...fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine : but this opinion is not worth confuting ; 'tis so gross...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1860 - 762 pages
...natural and pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; for he would make us believe the...fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse, where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting ; it is so gross...
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The Canterbury tales of Chaucer, with notes by T. Tyrwhitt. [ed. by C.C ...

Geoffrey Chaucer - 1860
...importer of the many French words and phrases which are so visible in all his writings, it will be for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting ; 'tis so gross...
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A COMPENDIUM OF ENGLISH LITERARURE

CHARLES D. CLEVELAND - 1860
...though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; 3 for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there wTere really ten syllables in a verse, where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting...
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The Prose and Prose Writers of Britain from Chaucer to Ruskin: With ...

Robert Demaus - English literature - 1860 - 552 pages
...natural and pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears,1 and that there were really ten syllables in a verse where we find but nine ; but this opinion...
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him; 3 for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse, where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting; it is so gross...
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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...natural and pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ; for he would make us believe the...fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse, where we find but nine. But this opinion is not worth confuting; it is so gross...
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Chaucer's Legende of Goode Women

Geoffrey Chaucer - Mythology, Classical - 1864 - 145 pages
...far as he who published the last edition of him [he alludes to Speght's wretched edition of 1598] ; for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten sylla# Mrs. Browning. bles in a verse, where we find but nine. But this opinion ia not worth confuting...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...phasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go so far as he who published the last edition of him ;8 for he would make us believe the fault is in our ears, and that there were really ten syllables in a verse, where we find but nine. "3ul this opinion is not worth confuting; it is so gross...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden: Containing Original Poems, Tales, and ...

John Dryden - 1867 - 445 pages
...natural and pleasing, though not perfect. It is true, I cannot go EO far as he who published the last brahe out, &c. MS. TDDD. syllables in a verse where we find but nine : but this opinion is not worth confuting ; it is so gross...
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