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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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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and ..., Volume 3

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1871 - 3140 pages
...oppressed his imagination nor clouded his perspicacity. To every work lie brought a memory full-fninglit, together with a fancy fertile of original combinations, and at once exerted the powers of tire scholar, the reasoner, and the wit. But hit knowledge woe too multifarious to he always exact,...
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Appletons' Journal

1879
...not impressed 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 exerted the powers of the scholar, tne reasoner, and the wit. But his knowledge was too multifarious to be always exact, and his pursuits...
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Handbook to the Cathedrals of England: Western Division : with Illustrations

Richard John King - 1874 - 351 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...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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Catalogue of Books: New and Second-hand, in All Branches of Literature. 1866 ...

1878 - 461 pages
...yet had not oppressed his imagination. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together uiith a fancy fertile of original combinations, and at once...powers of the scholar, the reasoner, and the wit." — DR. JOHNSON. 2550 WARINGTON, G., The Week of Creation; or, the Cosmogony of Genesis considered...
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The Poetical Works of Churchill, Parnell, and Tickell: With a Life ..., Volume 1

Charles Churchill - 1880
...perspicuity. To every work he brought a memory full fraught, together with a fancy fertile of origiuaj combinations : and at once exerted the powers of 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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The Writer's Handbook, a Guide to the Art of Composition, Embracing a ...

1888 - 555 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...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 Works of Alexander Pope: Poetry

Alexander Pope - 1871
...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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Life of Pope

Samuel Johnson - 1899 - 200 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...were too eager to be always cautious. His abilities 30 gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify; and his impatience of...
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Johnson's Life of Pope [ed.] by P. Peterson

Samuel Johnson - 1899 - 200 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...were too eager to be always cautious. His abilities 30 gave him an haughty confidence, which he disdained to conceal or mollify ; and his impatience of...
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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and ..., Volume 3

Samuel Austin Allibone - 1899 - 3140 pages
...oppressed hiť 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 exerted the powers of the scholar, the rcaaoner, and the wit. But hiŤ knowledge was too multifarious to tie always exitct, and hiŤ put-suite...
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