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" Whose buzz the witty and the fair annoys, Yet wit ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'er enjoys: So well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams run dimpling all the way. "
Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ... - Page 193
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1850 - 510 pages
...well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his empttness betray, As shallow streams run dimpling all the way....he speaks, And as the prompter breathes, the puppet sq'.ieaks ; Or at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, In puns,...
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

1852 - 874 pages
...ne'er enjoys: So well-bred spaniels civilly delight n mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Sternal ialf froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, n puns, or polities, or tales, or lies, Or spite, or...
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Satire and Satirists

James Hannay - 1854 - 292 pages
...ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'er enjoys : So well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray,...puppet squeaks ; Or at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, Half-froth, half-venom, spits himself abroad." It concludes : " Eve's tempter thus the rabbins have...
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Satire and Satirists: Six Lectures

James Hannay - 1854 - 296 pages
...ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'er enjoys : i So well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray,...puppet squeaks ; Or at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, Half-froth, half-venom, spits himself abroad." It concludes : " Eve's tempter thus the rabbins have...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by R. Carruthers, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1854 - 338 pages
...civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, 315 As shallow streams run dimpling all the way. Whether...! * Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, 320 In puns, or politics, or tales, or lies, Or spite, or smut, or rhymes, or blasphemies.39 His wit...
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Satire and Satirists: Six Lectures

James Hannay - 1854 - 316 pages
...ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'er enjoys : So well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray,...prompter breathes the puppet squeaks ; Or at the ear of Eye, familiar toad, Half-froth, half-venom, spits himself abroad." It concludes : " Eve's tempter thus...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1854 - 340 pages
...civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, 315 As shallow streams run dimpling all the way. Whether...puppet squeaks; Or at the ear of Eve, familiar toad! & Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, 320 In puns, or politics, or tales, or lies, Or spite,...
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Sketches of the Irish Bar, Volume 1

Richard Lalor Sheil - 1854 - 408 pages
...comes down to us, as the Sporus of Pope's severe Satire, in which his character is thus limned: — " Eternal smiles his emptiness betray, As shallow streams...And, as the Prompter breathes, the puppet squeaks. Eve's tempter, thus the Rabbins have exprest — A cherub's face, a reptile all the rest, Beauty that...
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Satire and Satirists

James Hannay - 1855 - 250 pages
...the utmost bitterness of contempt. We think we are here reading Milton against Salmasius." WARTON. Whether in florid impotence he speaks, And as the...puppet squeaks ; Or at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, Half-froth, half- venom, spits himself abroad." It concludes : "Eve's tempter thus the rabbins have...
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The Works of Alexander Pope ...

Alexander Pope - 1856 - 512 pages
...ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'er enjoys. So well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles his emptiness betray,...or tales, or lies, Or spite, or smut, or rhymes, or blasphemies : His wit all see-saw, between that and this, Now high, now low, now master up, now miss,...
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