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" Waller was smooth ; but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full resounding line, The long majestic march, and energy divine : Though still some traces of our rustic vein And splay-foot verse remain'd, and will remain. "
Latin Classics ...: College - Page 203
by William Cleaver Wilkinson - 1900
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1851
...thus in the translation of Pope : — We conquered France, but felt our captive's charms— Her arls victorious triumphed o'er our arms ; Britain to soft...foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers learned to flow. Ten years, then, before Joan of Arc's execution,** viz., about 1420 (if we arc to believe Pope), or...
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1851
...stands thus in the translation of Pope : — We conquered France, bat felt our captive's cliarras— Her arts victorious triumphed o'er our arms ; Britain to soft refinements less a foe, Wit grew polke, and numbers learned to flow. Ten years, then, before Joan of Arc's execution,0 viz., about 1420...
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Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - 1851 - 429 pages
...with one common term ; and it is also used to prevent a repetition in writing or printing ; thus, " Waller was smooth ; but Dryden taught to join ) The varying verse, the full-resounding line, f The long majestic march and energy divine." ) Ceous } Stious ["are pronounced like shus. Tious )...
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Aids to English Composition, Prepared for Students of All Grades: Embracing ...

Richard Green Parker - 1851 - 429 pages
...words with one common term; and it is also used to prevent a repetition in writing or printing; thus, " Waller was smooth; but Dryden taught to join ) The varying verse, the full-resounding line, I The long majestic march and energy divine." ) Cious I ^gp ronounce( ji;te shus. Ceous ) Tious ) The...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - 1851 - 223 pages
...at last, in endless night." Dryden. V. 103. See Pope, account of Dryden, Ep. 1. b. ii. ver. 267: " Waller was smooth ; but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full resounding line, The long majestick march, and energy divine." V. 105. " ^Ethereal race" is a...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - 1853 - 223 pages
...at last, in endless night." Dryden. V. 103. See Pope. Account of Dryden, Ep. I. b. ii. ver. 267 : " Waller was smooth ; but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full resounding line, The long majestic maren, and energy divine." V. 105. " jEthereal race " is a...
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DE QUINCEY'S WRITINGS.

THOMAS DE QUINCEY - 1854
...passage from Horace, part of which has been cited above, stands thus in the translation of Pope : — ' We conquered France, but felt our captive's charms...foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers learned to flow.' Ten years then, before Joan of Arc's execution, 11 viz., about 1420 (if we are to believe JPope), or...
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Theological Essays and Other Papers: Secession from the church of Scotland ...

Thomas De Quincey - 1854
...passage from Horace, part of which has been cited above, stands thus in the translation of Pope : — ' We conquered France, but felt our captive's charms...foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers learned to flow.' Ten years then, before Joan of Arc's execution,11 viz., about 1420 (if we are to believe Pope), or...
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Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...said of his versification will be little more than a dilatation of the praise given it by Pope : " Waller was smooth ; but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full-resounding litie, The long majestic march, and energy divine." Some improvements had been already made in English...
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Proceedings of the Literary & Philosophical Society of Liverpool, Issues 1-50

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1896
...and polish. Pope, indeed, sublimed criticism into fine poetry when he spoke thus of Dryden's verse : Waller was smooth : but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full resounding line, The long majestic march, and energy divine. but he somewhat injured the majesty...
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