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" Lovelace ; but he has excelled his original in the moral effect of the fiction. Lothario, with gaiety which cannot be hated, and bravery which cannot be despised, retains too much of the spectator's kindness. It was in the power of Richardson alone to... "
The General Biographical Dictionary - Page 197
edited by - 1816
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Dryden. Smith. Duke. King. Sprat. Halifax. Parnell. Garth. Rowe. Addison ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 503 pages
...the power of Richardfon alone to teach us at once efteem and deteftation, to make virtuous refentment overpower all the benevolence which wit, and elegance, and courage, naturally excite ; and to lofe at lafl the hero in the villain. The fifth adT: is not equal to the former j the events of the...
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profaces, briogrpahical and critical

samuel johnson - 1781
...the power of Richardfon alone to teach us at once efteem and deteftation, to make virtuous refentment overpower all the benevolence which wit, and elegance, and courage, naturally excite; and to lofe at laft the hero in the villain. The fifth ad: is not equal to the former ; the events of the...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: With Critical Observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 503 pages
...the power of Richardfon alone to teach us at once efteem and delegation, to make virtuous refentment overpower all the benevolence which wit, and elegance, and courage, naturally excite ; and tolofe at laft the hero in the villain. The fifth act is not equal to the former ; the events of the...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 64

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...power of Richardfon alone to -teach us it once efteerri and deteftation, to make virtuous refentment overpower all the benevolence which wit, and elegance, and courage, naturally excite i arid tobfe at laft the herb in the villain. 't he fifth acl is not equal to the former ; the events...
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Walker's Hibernian Magazine, Or, Compendium of Entertaining Knowledge

1786
...trying fcenes, becaufe l his actions are regulated by one fteady teftation ; to make virtuous refentmcnt overpower all the benevolence which wit, and elegance, and courage, naturally excite ; and to lofe at laft the hero in the villain." — Dr. Young very pertinently obfervcd, that Mr. Richardfon,...
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Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts ..., Volume 16, Part 1

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - 1796
...the power of Richardfon alone to teach us at once eileem and delegation ; to make virtuous refentment overpower all the benevolence which wit, and elegance, and courage, naturally excite ; and to lofe at laft the hero in the villain." — Dr Young very pertinently obferved, that Mr Richardfon,...
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Johnson's Lives of the the English Poets: Abridged: with Notes and Illustrations

Samuel Johnson - 1797 - 239 pages
...the power of Richardfon alone to teach us at once efteem and deteftation, to make virtuous refentment overpower all the benevolence which wit, and elegance, and courage, naturally excite, and lofe at laft the Hero in the Villain. '" The fifth act is not equal to the former ; the events of the...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...be hated, and bravery which cannot be1 despised, retains too »uch of the spectator's kindnefs. It was in the power of Richardson alone to teach us at...resentment overpower all the benevolence which- wit, elegance, and courage, naturally excite j and to lose at last the hero in the villain. The fifth act...
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The Correspondence of Samuel Richardson, Author of Pamela ..., Volume 1

Samuel Richardson, Sir Richard Phillips - 1804
..." hated, and bravery which cannot be " despised, retains too much of the spec" tator's kindness. It was in the power of " Richardson alone, to teach us...detestation; to make virtuous " resentment overpower all the benevo** lence which wit, and elegance, and cou" rage, naturally excite; and to lose at " last the...
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The Correspondence of Samuel Richardson ...: Selected from the ..., Volume 1

Samuel Richardson, Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia) - 1804
..." hated, and bravery which cannot be " despised, retains too much of the spec" tator's kindness. It was in the power of " Richardson alone, to teach us...; to make virtuous " resentment overpower all the benevo" lence which wit, and elegance, and cou" rage, naturally excite ; and to lose at " last the...
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