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Poetica de Horatio: e O ensaio sobre a critica de Alexandre Pope - Page 154
by Horace - 1812 - 171 pages
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The Works of Mr. Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - Criticism - 1717 - 408 pages
...Impotence ! Such ihamelefs Bards we^have; add yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandoned Critics too. The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read, With loads...learned lumber in his head, * • With his own tongue ftill edifies his ears, • ••••. And always lift'ning to himfelf appears : •' All books...
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations: By Several Hands. Particularly, I ...

English poetry - 1720
...impotence! Such ftiamelefs bards we have; and yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd critics too. The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read, With loads...of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue ftill edifies his ears,. And always lift'ning to himfelf appears. All books he reads, and all he reads...
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Lectures on Architecture: Consisting of Rules Founded Upon Harmonick and ...

Robert Morris - Architecture - 1734 - 226 pages
...Tope has very juftly defcrib'd the Character of fuch a one in his Efiay on Criticifm, where he fays, The bookful Blockhead, ignorantly read, With Loads of learned Lumber in his Head, &c. And in another Part of the fame Eflay juftly concludes, One Science only, will one Genius fit,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1751 - 274 pages
...Per/tn. P. Such fhamelefs Bards we have ; and yet 'tis true. There are as mad, abandon'd Critics too. The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read, With loads...of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue ftill edifies his ears, <5TJ And always lift'ning to himfelf appears. All books he reads, and all he...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Juvenile poems

Alexander Pope - 1752
...Impotence. 610 Such fliamelefs Bards we have ; and yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandoned Critics too, The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read, With loads...of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue ftill edifies his ears, 6 i $ And always liil'ning to himfelf appears. All books he reads, and all...
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Poems on Several Occasions

Christopher Smart - English poetry - 1752 - 230 pages
...yet ^tis true, There are as mad abandon'd critics too. The book- full blockhead, ignorantly read, 615 With loads of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue, ftill edifies his ears, And always lifVning to himfelf appears All books he reads, and all he reads...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1754
...Impotence. 610 Such fhamelefs Bards we have; and yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd Critics too. The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read, With loads...of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue ftill edifies his ears, 615 And always lift'ning to himfelf appears. All books he reads, and all he...
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Juvenile poems

Alexander Pope - 1757
...Impotence. Such fhamelefs Bards we have ; and yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd Critics too. 611 The bookful blockhead ignorantly read, With loads of learned lumber in his head, NOTE s. With his own tongue ftill edifies his ears, And always lift'ning to himfelf appears. 615 All...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1760
...Impotence. Such fhamelefs Bards we have; and yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd Critics too. 6 ji The bookful blockhead ignorantly read, With loads of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue ftiJl edifies his ears, And always, lift'niog to himself appears. 615 All books he reads,, and; ajl...
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The art of poetry on a new plan, illustrated with a great variety of ...

Art - 1762
...impotence. Such fhamelefs bards we have ; and yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd critics too. The bookful blockhead, ignOrantly read, With loads...of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue ftill edifies his ears, And always lift'ning to himfelf appears. All books he reads, and all he reads...
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