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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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Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of ...

1847
...work, he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations. Cut his knowledge was too 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, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1850 - 484 pages
...norcloudcd his perspicacity. To every work ic brought a memory full fraught, together with a "ancy fertile of original combinations, and at once exerted the powers of the scholar, the rcasoner, and the wit. Hot his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuit*...
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a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics, and ...

francis lieber - 1851
...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, Volume 4

John Gorton - 1851
...imagination, nor clouded hie perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with * fancy fertile of original combinations ; and at once...knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and hi* pursuits were too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty conRi^ueace, which...
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A New General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 12

Hugh James Rose - 1853
...not oppressed his imagination, nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations ; and at once ex* erted the powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious...
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The Poetical Works of Charles Churchill: With Copious Notes and a ..., Volume 2

Charles Churchill, William Tooke - 1854 - 356 pages
...had not oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicuity. To every work he brought o memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of original...be always exact, and his pursuits were too eager to to always cautions. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence, which he disdained to concealer mollify;...
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Johnson's Lives of the British poets completed by W. Hazlitt, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...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 a haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF CHARLES CHURCHILL

W. TOOKE - 1854
...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...knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, arid his pursuits were too eager to be always cautious. His abilities gave him a haughty consequence,...
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THE WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE

DR. WARBURTON - 1856
...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 a haughty confidence, which he disdained to...
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A New General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 12

Hugh James Rose - 1857
...his perspicacity. To every work he. brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile ol original combinations ; and at once exerted the powers...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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