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" To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations, and at once exerted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit. "
Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham - Page 14
by Englishmen - 1836
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 12

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 526 pages
...work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combination*, ami at once exerted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner,...multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be aVways cautious. His abilities gave him an haughty confidence, which lie disdained...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: With An Essay on His Life and ..., Volume 11

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile .of original...powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit. Bat his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combination*, and at once exerted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wil. But his knowledge was too mult i furious to be always exact, and his pursuit* too eager to IM?...
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Prior. Congreve. Blackmore. Fenton. Gay. Granville. Yalden. Tickell. Hammond ...

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...not oppressed his imagination nor clouded hit perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations, and at once exetted the powers of the scholar, tBe reasoner, and the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.: In Twelve Volumes, Volume 11

Samuel Johnson - 1811
...not oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original comhinations; and at once exerted the powers of the scholar, the...always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify; and his impatience of opposition disposed him...
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Literary Anecdotes of the Eighteenth Century: Comprizing ..., Volume 5

John Nichols - 1812
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious . His abilities gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained...
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The General Biographical Dictionary:: Containing an Historical and Critical ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original comhinations ; and at once exerted the powers of the scholar, the...pursuits were too eager to be always cautious. His ahilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify ; and his impatience...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1812
...nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a faucy fertile of original combinations, and at once exerted...multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. H1s abilities gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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