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" The Rosicrucians are a People I must bring You acquainted with. The best Account I know of them is in a French Book called Le Comte de Gabalis, which both in its Title and Size is so like a Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by Mistake.... "
Works of Mister Alexander Pope - Page 112
by Alexander Pope - 1717 - 408 pages
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1807
...give me leave to expla-n two or tbree difficult terms. inhahited hy spirits, which they call Sylpbs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The gnomes, or daemons of earth, delight in mischief; hut the. sylpbs, whose hahitation is in the air, are the hest-conditioned creatures imaginahle...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...novel, that many of the fair sex have read it for 'one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four elements are inhabited by spirits, which they...sylphs, gnomes, nymphs, and salamanders. The gnomes, or demons of earth, delight in mischief: but the sylphs, whose habitation is in the air, are the best-conditioned...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: In four volumes. Collated ..., Volumes 1-2

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...novel, that many of the fair sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four elements are inhabited by spirits, which they...sylphs, gnomes, nymphs, and salamanders. The gnomes, or demons of earth, delight in mischief: but the sylphs, whose hahitation is in the air, are the best-conditioned...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...many of the fair sex have read it tor one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four dements are inhabited by spirits which they call Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The Gnomes, or Demons of Earth, delight in mischief; but the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the air, are the best-conditioned...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...of the fair sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four elements art inhabited by spirits, which they call Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The gnomes, or damans of earth, delight in mischief; but the sylphs, wfiose habitation is in the air, are the best-conditioned...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. To which is prefixed a life of the author

Alexander Pope - 1849 - 484 pages
...sex have read it for one hy mistake. According to these gentlemen, the foor elements are inhahited hy spirits, which they call Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The Gnomes, or demons of earth, delight in mischief; hut tho Sylphs, whuse hahitation is in the air, are the hest...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1822
...Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these Gentlemen, the four Elements are inhabited by Spirits, which they...Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The Gnomes or Demons of Earth delight in mischief; but the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the Air, are the best-conditioned...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four elements are inhahited by spirits, which they call sylphs, gnomes, nymphs, and salamanders. The gnomes, or demons of earth, delight in mischief: but the sylphs, whose habitation is in the air, are the best-conditioned...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - English literature - 1824
...Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these Gentlemen the four Elements are inhabited by Spirits, which they...Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The Gnomes or Demons of Earth delight in mischief; but the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the Air, are the best conditioned...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1824
...Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by mistake. According to these Gentlemen the four Elements are inhabited by Spirits, which they...Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The Gnomes or Demons of Earth delight in mischief; but the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the Air, are the best conditioned...
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