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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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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With Memoir, Critical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, George Gilfillan - 1856
...hurts with wit. We conquer'd France, but felt our captive's charms ; Her arts victorious triumph'd o'er our arms ; Britain to soft refinements less a foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers learn'd to flow. Waller was smooth ; but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full-resounding...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With Memoir, Critical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, George Gilfillan - 1856
...hurts with wit. We conquer'd France, but felt our captive's charms ; Her arts victorious triumph 'd o'er our arms ; Britain to soft refinements less a foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers learn'd to flow. Waller was smooth ; but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full-resounding...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - 1857 - 408 pages
...triumph'd o'er our arms ; Britain to soft refinement less a foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers leara'd to flow. 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...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1858
...blant verse, so Dryden in the heroic rhymed measure, is without a competitor or fiven an approximator. Waller was smooth, but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full resounding line, The long majestic march, and energy divine. The following extracts are introduced...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With a Life, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1859
...hurts with wit. We conquer'd France, but felt our captive's charms ; Her arts victorious triumph'd o'er our arms ; Britain to soft refinements less a foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers learn'd to flow. Waller was smooth ; but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full resounding...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1859 - 478 pages
...maintenance of idiots, and a fund for assisting the poor, by lending small sums of money on demand. , learn'd to flow. Waller was smooth ' ; but Dryden taught to join The varying verse, the full resounding...
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Bentley's quarterly review. [with variant title-leaf to vol. 1]., Volume 2

1860
...victorious Rome. ' Wo conquered France, but felt our Captive's charms : Her Arts victorious trinmphed o'er our Arms: Britain to soft refinements less a...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...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - 1860
...felt our captive's charms; Her arts victorious triumph'*! o'er our arms; Britain to soft refinement less a foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers learned to...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...
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Theological Essays: Secession from the church of Scotland. Toilette of the ...

Thomas De Quincey - 1860
...of Pope : " We conquer'd France, but felt our captive's charms Her arts victorious triumph'd o'er our arms; Britain to soft refinements less a foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers learn'd to flow." Ten years, then, before Joan of Arc's execution,* viz., about 1420 (if we are...
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Bentley's quarterly review, Volume 2

1860
...victorious Bome. ' We conquered France, but felt our Captive's charms: Her Arts victorious trinmphed o'er our Arms: Britain to soft refinements less a foe, Wit grew polite ami Numbers learned to flow. Waller was smooth, but Pryden taught to join The varying verse, the full...
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