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" Who but must laugh if such a man there be ? Who would not weep if Atticus were he? "
The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: Pope. Pitt. Thomson. Watts. A ... - Page 120
by Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 503 pages
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The Difference Satire Makes: Rhetoric and Reading from Jonson to Byron

Fredric V. Bogel - 2001 - 262 pages
...Templers ev'ry sentence raise, And wonder with a foolish face of praise. Who but must laugh, if such a man there be? Who would not weep, if Atticus were he? 36 Atticus is being satirized for a combination of power mania and cowardly indirectness as well as...
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The Manufacturers of Literature: Writing and the Literary Marketplace in ...

George Justice - 2002 - 281 pages
...ends with a couplet built upon the antithesis of nostalgia and satire: Who but must laugh, if such a man there be? Who would not weep, if Atticus were he! (11. 213-14) As the ensuing lines of the poem declare, and as the opening of the poem enacted, the...
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W.H. Auden's Book of Light Verse

Wystan Hugh Auden - 2004 - 553 pages
...Templars every sentence raise, And wonder with a foolish face of praise: Who but must laugh, if such a man there be? Who would not weep, if ATTICUS were he? Cursed be the verse, how well soe'er it flow, That tends to make one worthy man my foe, Give virtue...
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Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama: Volume I

Ebenezer Cobham Brewer - 2004 - 592 pages
...Athens. His biography is found in Nepor. The English Atticus. Joseph Addison. Who but must laugh if such a man there be. Who would not weep if Atticus were he ? Pope, Prologue to the Satires. At'tila, one of the tragedies of Pierre Corneille (1667). This king...
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Alexander Pope and His Critics: An essay on the genius and writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - 2004 - 432 pages
...While wits and Templars ev'ry fentence raife, And wonder with a foolifi: face of praife Who but mud laugh, if fuch a man there be ? Who would not weep, if Attlcus were he * ! THIS is that famous character of ADDISON -}-, which has been fo much com" It is...
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西洋文學術語手冊

張錯 - 2005 - 335 pages
...Templars every sentence raise, And wonder with a foolish face of praise @ Who but must laugh, if such a man there be? Who would not weep, if Atticus were he? s 祝此類君子平安大吉@ 也許其中有一位 火炬般點燃天才, 鼓舞他們揚名立萬;...
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The Pleasure of Poetry: Reading and Enjoying British Poetry from Donne to Burns

Nicolas H. Nelson - 2006 - 267 pages
...for its waste of great talent in schemes of subtle personal denigration: Who but must laugh, if such a man there be? Who would not weep, if Atticus were he? Addison (213-214) Atticus was the name of a good friend of Cicero, a generous and wise man of letters...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century and Charity and Humour

William Makepeace Thackeray - 2007 - 283 pages
...templars every sentence raise, And wonder with a foolish face of praise; Who but must laugh if such a man there be, Who would not weep if Atticus were he?" "I sent the verses to Mr. Addison," said Pope, "and he used me very civilly ever after." No wonder...
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