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" Temple, he showed me the beginning of his 'Animated Nature;' it was with a sigh, such as genius draws, when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, and talk of birds, and beasts, and' creeping things, which Pidcock's showman would... "
Memoirs of Richard Cumberland - Page 350
by Richard Cumberland - 1807 - 432 pages
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 3

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1806
...with a sigh, such as genius draws, when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, and talk of birds and beasts and creeping things,...table. But publishers hate poetry, and PaternosterRow Ï5 not Parnassus. Even the mighty Doctor Hill, who was not a very delicate feeder, could not make...
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The Literary Magazine, and American Register, Volume 6

Charles Brockden Brown - 1806
...with a sigh, such as genius draws, when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, and talk of birds, and beasts, and creeping things,...which Pidcock's show-man would have done as well. Pour fellow, he hardly knew an ass from a mule, nor a turkey from a goose, but when he saw it on the...
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Censura Literaria. Containing Titles, Abstracts and Opinions of Old English ...

Sir Egerton Brydges - 1807
...with a sigh such as genius draws, when hard necessity diverts it from its bent 'to drudge for bread, and talk of birds and beasts, and creeping things,...publishers hate poetry,* and Paternoster-Row is not Parnassu^f " &c. Such is the testimony .of men, who had a personal acquaintance with Goldsmith, and...
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The Prosaic Garland: Consisting of Upwards of Two-hundred Pieces Selected ...

John Evans - 1807 - 260 pages
...with, a sigh such as genins draws when hard necessity drives it from its heart to drndge for bread, and talk of birds and beasts, and creeping things,...turkey from a goose, but when he saw it on the table I"— Cumberland. THE NEW TESTAMENT IS an invaluable record, and its contents in every point of view...
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The Life of Richard Cumberland, Esq: Embracing a Critical Examination of His ...

William Mudford - 1812 - 621 pages
...with a sigh, such as genius draws, when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, and talk of birds and beasts and creeping things,...Paternoster-Row is not Parnassus. Even the mighty Dr. Hill, who was not a very delicate feeder, could not make a dinner out of the press till by a happy...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1825
...with a sigh, such as genius draws, when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, and talk of birds, and beasts, and' creeping things,...Paternoster-row is not Parnassus. Even the mighty Dr Hill, who was not a very delicate feeder, could not make a dinner out of the press, till, by a happy...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 pages
...with a sigh, such as genius draws, when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, hich mankind could censure, I see no reason for making...reputation as a poet, I make a shift to live. Nothing publisher» hate poetry, and Patemoster-row is not Parnassus. Even the mighty Dr. ÍŘ, who was not...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 3

Walter Scott - 1834
...with a sigh, such us genius draws when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, and talk of birds and beasts and creeping things,...and PaternosterRow is not Parnassus. Even the mighty Dr Hill, who was not a very delicate feeder, could not make a dinner out of the nreas, till by a happy...
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Biographical Memoirs of Eminent Novelists, and Other Distinguished ..., Volume 3

Walter Scott - 1834
...with a sigh, such as genius draws when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, and talk of birds and beasts and creeping things,...and PaternosterRow is not Parnassus. Even the mighty Dr Hill, who was not a very delicate feeder, could not make a dinner out of the nress, till by a happy...
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The Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Biographical memoirs of eminent ...

Walter Scott - 1834
...with a sigh, such as genius draws when hard necessity diverts it from its bent to drudge for bread, and talk of birds and beasts and creeping things,...mule, nor a turkey from a goose, but when he saw it on fhc table. But publishers hate poetry, and PuternosterKow is not Parnassus. Even the mighty Dr Hill,...
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