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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: With Memoir, Critical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope, George Gilfillan - 1856 - 356 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, /' 320 In puns or politics, or tales, or lies, Or spite,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With Memoir, Critical ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1856 - 352 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, 320 In puns or politics, or tales, or lies, Or spite,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With a Life, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1859 - 384 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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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1859 - 504 pages
...ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'er enjoys : So well-bred spaniels eivilly delight In mumbling of the game h extremes were banish'd from their walls, Carthusian fasts, and fulsome baechanals ; polities, or tales, or lies, Or spite, or smut, or rhymes, or blasphemies. His wit all sce-saw, betwcen...
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 26; Volume 99

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1909 - 872 pages
...ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'er enjoyg : 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, Xow high, now low, now master up, now miss,...
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Temple Bar, Volume 40

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Yates - 1874 - 588 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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Temple Bar, Volume 54

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Yates - 1878 - 592 pages
...ne'er tastes, and beauty ne'er enjoys ; As well-bred spaniels civilly delight In mumbling of the game they dare not bite. Eternal smiles, his emptiness...toad! Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad. In pun, or politics, or tales, or lies, Or spite, or smut, or rhymes, or blasphemies, His \\it all seesaw...
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Popular History of England, Volume 6

Charles Knight - 1860 - 524 pages
...prompter breathes, the puppet fqueaks ; Or, at the ear of Eve, familiar toad, Half froth, halfveuom, spits himself abroad, In puns, or politics, or tales, or lies, Or spite, or smut, or rhymes, or blasphemies." * A pleasant world to live in, for statesmen and authors ! The parliamentary history...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, with a life, by A. Dyce, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1863 - 388 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,...himself abroad, In puns, or politics, or tales, or Ires, Or spite, or smut, or rhymes, or blasphemies ; His wit all see-saw between that and this, Now...
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The Living Age, Volume 17

1848 - 638 pages
...ne'er tastes and beauty ne'er enjoys ; As 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 Ert , familiar toad ! Half froth, half venom, spits himself abroad, In pun or politics, or tales or...
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