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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 Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Lives of the poets

Samuel Johnson - 1837
...not oppreasea his imagination nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...once exerted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, mid the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager...
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Works, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1838
...imagination nor clouded his perspic.-. : .'-;••. To every work ho brought a memory 31 241 full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...the wit< But his knowledge was too multifarious to ba always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty...
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Lives of the English Poets: With Critical Observations on Their Works ; And ...

Samuel Johnson - 1840 - 502 pages
...not opprepsec hi.- 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 abili ties gave him a haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - 1840
...oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspie»city. To every work ho brought a memory full frmight, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations,...multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volumes 169-170

1841
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicuity. 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 a haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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A Selection from Unpublished Papers of ... William Warburton ...

William Warburton - 1841 - 449 pages
...oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full-fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations...powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit." The public mind being thus in a position to form a candid judgment of the Bishop's character and writings,...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Humorist, Volume 62

1841
...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 wit."f Yet of his mighty genius, thus spoken of, what are the remains, or what is his present fame...
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The Poetical Works of Charles Churchill: The duellist, in three books ...

Charles Churchill, William Tooke - 1844
...had 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 conceal or mollify ; and his impatience of opposition disposed him...
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Rambles about Bath, and its neighbourhood

James Tunstall - 1847 - 312 pages
...he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile in original combinations, exerting the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit....knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact ; his pursuits too eager, to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty confidence, which...
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Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine ..., Volume 13

1847
...work, he brought a memory fall fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations. • But his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits too eager to be always cautious. His abilitics gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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