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" Who haunt Parnassus but to please their ear, Not mend their minds; as some to church repair, Not for the doctrine, but the music there. "
The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations by Himself ... - Page 97
by Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - 1824
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The Rhymester, Or, the Rules of Rhyme: A Guide to English Versification ...

Tom Hood - 1884
...is right or wrong : These equal syllables alone require, Tho' oft the ear the open vowels tire ; 5 While expletives their feeble aid do join ; And ten...in one dull line : While they ring round the same unvaried chimes, With sure returns of still recurring rhymes ; Where'er you find ' the cooling western...
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A biographical history of English literature

John Daniel Morell - 1885
...syllables alone require, Tho' oft the ear the open vowela 6 tire ;' While expletives7 their feeble aid do8 join ; And ten low words oft creep in one dull line...chimes With sure returns of still expected rhymes ; Where'er you find " the cooling western breeze," In the next line, it " whispers through the trees...
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Poetic Pearls: With Notes and Illustrations

Richard S. Rhodes - American poetry - 1885 - 407 pages
...but the music there. IThese equal syllables alone require, Though oft the ear the open vowels tire; While expletives their feeble aid do join; And ten...creep in one dull line: While they ring round the same unvaried chimes, With sure returns of still expected rhymes : Where'er you find " the cooling western...
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Red-letter Poems by English Men and Women

Thomas Young Crowell - English poetry - 1885 - 648 pages
...doctrine, but the music there. These equal syllables alone require, Tho' oft the ear the open vowels tire; While expletives their feeble aid do join; And ten...in one dull line : While they ring round the same unvaried chimes, With sure returns of still expected rhymes; Where'er you find " the cooling western...
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Literary Criticism, Pope to Croce

Gay Wilson Allen, Harry Hayden Clark - Literary Criticism - 1962 - 659 pages
...but the music there. These equal syllables alone require, Though oft the ear the open vowels tire; While expletives their feeble aid do join, And ten...in one dull line : While they ring round the same unvaried chimes, With sure returns of still expected rhymes ; Where'er you find "the cooling western...
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The Poems of Alexander Pope: A One-volume Edition of the Twickenham Text ...

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1963 - 850 pages
...please their Ear, Not mend their Minds; as some to Church repair, I Not for the Doctrine, but the Musick there. J These Equal Syllables alone require, Tho'...Chimes, With sure Returns of still expected Rhymes. Where-e'er you find the cooling Western Breeze, 350 In the next Line, it whispers thro' the Trees;...
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Poetic Designs: An Introduction to Meters, Verse Forms, and Figures of Speech

Stephen Adams - Poetry - 1997 - 252 pages
...their minds; as some to Church repair' "I - T II - I - T ' Not for the doctrine, but the music there. These equal syllables alone require, Tho' oft the...line; While they ring round the same unvary'd chimes i - r TT With sure returns of still expected rhymes. I ' ' l TT Where-e'er you find 'the cooling western...
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Rules for the Dance: A Handbook for Writing and Reading Metrical Verse

Mary Oliver - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 194 pages
...to church repair, Not for the doctrine but the music there. Though oft the ear the open vowels tire, While expletives their feeble aid do join, And ten...creep in one dull line, While they ring round the same unvaried chimes, With sure returns of still expected rhymes. Where'er you find 'the cooling western...
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Selected Poetry

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1998 - 226 pages
...but the music there. J These equal syllables alone require, Though oft the ear the open vowels tire; While expletives their feeble aid do join; And ten...creep in one dull line; While they ring round the same unvaried chimes, With sure returns of still expected rhymes. Where-e'er you find 'the cooling western...
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Eighteenth-century Contexts: Historical Inquiries in Honor of Phillip Harth

Howard D. Weinbrot - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 305 pages
...feeble Aid do join, rise, a- rise. a - use. ye more Hun du .] =1= f • pr * = -F ?— 4 r c > . H= And ten low Words oft creep in one dull Line, While...Chimes, With sure Returns of still expected Rhymes. (337-49)20 Wickedly accurate as a critique of smoothly empty coffee-house couplets, this passage misrepresents...
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