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" The latent tracts, the giddy heights explore Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar; Eye Nature's walks, shoot folly as it flies, And catch the manners living as they rise; Laugh where we must, be candid where we can; But vindicate the ways of God... "
Sketches of India: With Notes on the Seasons, Scenery, and Society of Bombay ... - Page 178
by Henry Moses - 1750 - 300 pages
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Writing and the Rise of Finance: Capital Satires of the Early Eighteenth Century

Colin Nicholson, Professor Colin Nicholson - Business & Economics - 1994 - 219 pages
...ideological orientation. A gentlemanly political sensibility is explored in terms of proprietorial metaphor: Together let us beat this ample field, Try what the...flies, And catch the Manners living as they rise. (I, 9-14) 42 'The Second Satire of the Second Book of Horace Paraphrased', in Poems, ed. Butt, pp....
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Arabula: The Divine Guest

Andrew J Davis - 1996 - 403 pages
...a plan ; A wild, where weeds and Sowers promiscuous shoot, Or garden, tempting with forbidden fruit Together let us beat this ample field, Try what the open, what the coverts yield ; The latent tracts, the giddy heights explore. Of all who blindly creep, or sightless...
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...Expatiate free o'er all this scene of man; A mighty maze! but not without a plan. 8890 An Essay on Man shall never want attentive and favourable hearers. HOOPER Ellen Sturgis 1816-1841 4745 Laugh where we must, be candid where we can; But vindicate the ways of God to man. 8891 An Essay on...
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The Whore's Story: Women, Pornography, and the British Novel, 1684-1830

Bradford K. Mudge - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 304 pages
...wild, where Paphian Thorns promiscuous shoot, Where flowers the Monthly Rose, but yields no Fruit. Together let us beat this ample field, Try what the...open, what the covert yield; The latent tracts, the pleasing depths explore, And my prick clapp'd where thousands were before. Observe how Nature works,...
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Candide and Related Texts

Voltaire, David Wootton - 2000 - 190 pages
...a plan: A wild where weeds and flowers promiscuous shoot; Or garden, tempting with forbidden fruit. Together let us beat this ample field, Try what the open, what the covert yield!2 The latent tracts, the giddy heights explore Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar; Eye...
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The Cambridge Companion to Eighteenth-Century Poetry

John Sitter - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 298 pages
...plan; A Wild, where weeds and flow'rs promiscuous shoot, Or Garden, tempting with forbidden fruit. Together let us beat this ample field, Try what the...flies, And catch the Manners living as they rise; Laugh where we must, be candid where we can; But vindicate the ways of God to Man. (1, lines 1-16)...
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Preserving the Self in the South Seas, 1680-1840

Jonathan Lamb - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 345 pages
...of rational diversions, an estate over which they mean to expatiate as free inquirers and sportsmen ("Together let us beat this ample field, / Try what...yield; / The latent tracts, the giddy heights explore" [Pope 1963, 504]), has been construed by John Barrell as the archetypal self-image of a landed elite...
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Pope, Print, and Meaning

J. McLaverty, Lecturer in the Department of English James McLaverty, Senior Lecturer in English James McLaverty - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 257 pages
...disguised by what looks at first glance like a highly theological conclusion to the opening paragraph: Together let us beat this ample field. Try what the open, what the covert yield; The latent tracts or giddy heights explore. Of all who blindly creep, or sightless soar; Eye Nature's walks, shoot Folly...
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Imagining Language: An Anthology

Jed Rasula, Steve McCaffery - Foreign Language Study - 2001 - 618 pages
...plan; 'A wild where weeds and flowers promiscuous shoot; 'Or garden, tempting with forbidden fruit. 'Together let us beat this ample field; 'Try what the open, what the covert yield.' Here to dispel prolific nature's charm, Prudence forbids; tho' far from real harm; And science shuns...
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Cloak:

S.D. Perry - Fiction - 2001 - 240 pages
...Marco Palmieri, my editor, who deserves most of the credit for this novel's outline, and a vacation. Together let us beat this ample field, Try what the open, what the covert yield. —ALEXANDER POPE CLOAK Prologue Jack Casden was having a nightmare, one he couldn't wake from because...
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