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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 correspondence and diary of Philip Doddridge, ed. by J.D ..., Volume 3

Philip Doddridge - 1830
...oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught with a fancy fertile of original combinations ; and...and the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious lo be always exact, and his pursuits were too eager to he always cautious." indignation against an...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson - 1830 - 484 pages
...fancy fértil? of original combinations, and at onoe exerted the powers of the scholar, the rcasoner, he branch here bends beneath the weighty pear, And verdant olives flourish round the yea too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty con6dencef which he disdained to...
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Encyclopædia Americana, ed. by F. Lieber assisted by E. Wigglesworth (and T ...

Encyclopaedia Americana - 1833
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which ne disdained to correct or mollify ; and his impatience of opposition disposed him...
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Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 13

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford, Henry Vethake - 1833
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious to bo always exact, and his pursuits were too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty...
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Lives of the poets. Lives of eminent persons. Political tracts. Philological ...

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1834
...reasoner, and the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave...haughty confidence, which he disdained to conceal or mellify ; and his impatience of opposition disposed him to treat his adversaries with such contemptuous...
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Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 13

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - 1835
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to correct or mollify ; and his impatience of opposition disposed him...
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A General Biographical Dictionary: Containing Lives of the Most ..., Volume 4

Edmund Bellchambers - 1835
...t had not opg in nt ion, nur spicuity. To brought a ight, togpther le of nal ma, and at erted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit....always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to correct or mollify; and but impatience of opposition dieposed him...
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The Elements of English Composition

David Irving - 1836 - 407 pages
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious to he always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him an haughty...
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Natural theology considered with reference to lord Brougham's Discourse on ...

Thomas Turton (bp. of Ely.) - 1836
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...exerted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit.JOHNSON. THE first impression of the character of Warburton, upon the mind of Johnson, is here...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - 1836 - 442 pages
...a ancy fertile of original combinations, and at on exerted the powers of the scholar, the rcasoner, and the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haugbty confidence, which he disdained ...
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