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" Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope to my inclination, and be either droll or pathetic, descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humour strikes me; for, if I mistake not,... "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 440
1812
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie, L.L.D...

Sir William Forbes - 1806 - 559 pages
...never foils to attend an unfortunate publication. " Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope...the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the manner which I have adopted, admits equally of all these kinds of composition. I have written one hundred...
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The Monthly anthology, and Boston review, Volume 3

1806
...tie to Dr. Mlacklock, 22 Sefit. 176S. *•*ğ. "Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope to my inclination, and be either droll or pr.thetick, descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 3

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1806
...or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the manner, which I have adopted, admits equally of all these kinds of composition. I have written one hundred and fifty lines, and am surprised to find the structure ofthat complicated...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie: Including ..., Volume 1

Sir William Forbes - 1807
...never fails to attend an unfortunate publication. " Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope...the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the manner which I have adopted adVOL. i. H mits equally of all these kinds of composition. I liave written...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie ...: Including Many of ...

Sir William Forbes - 1807
...attend an unfortunate publication. in the style and_§iajjgg,.Q£.Spenser, in which I propose to give_ full scope to my inclination, and be either droll...the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the manner which I have adopted adVOL. I. H mits equally of all these kinds of composition. I have written...
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Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions ..., Volumes 3-4

Sir Egerton Brydges - 1807
...I propose to give full' * M^JT Merger was himwlt'a pott. See C*NS. LJT. Vol. II. p. }8j. scoposcope to my inclination, and be either droll or pathetic,...the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the manner, which I have adopted, admits equally of all these kinds of composition. I have written one...
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Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of ..., Volume 3

Sir Egerton Brydges - 1807
...Mercer wis lurawJf a poet. S;e CENS. LIT. Vol. II. p. jSj.scope scope to my inclination, and be cither droll or pathetic, descriptive or sentimental, tender...the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the manner, which I have adopted, admits equally of all these kinds of composition. I have written one...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie, LL.D. Late ..., Volume 1

Sir William Forbes - 1807 - 388 pages
...never fails to attend an unfortunate publication. " Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope to my inclination, and be either droU or pathetic, descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humour strikes me ; for,...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie: Including ..., Volume 1

Sir William Forbes - 1807 - 559 pages
...descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the manner which I have adopted, admits equally of all these kinds of composition. I have written one hundred and fifty lines, and am surprised to find the structure of that complicated...
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The Annual review and history of literature, A. Aiken ed, Volume 7

Arthur Aikin - 1809
...his own plan. " Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I proposed to give full scope to my inclination, and be either...or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humour stiikesme ; for, if I mistake not, the manner which I have adopted admits equally of all these kinds...
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