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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The lives of the most eminent English poets - Page 389
by Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - 1787
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Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets ...

Samuel Johnson - Poets, English - 1781
...received with fuch avidity, that the price of the firft edition was raifed before a fecond could be made j it was read by the high and the low, the learned and...diftinctions came to be made, the part which gave kail pleafure was that which the flying I/land, and that which gŁ moll difguft muft be the hiftory...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 66

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781
...received with fuch avidity, that the price of the firft edition was raifed before a fecond could be made; it was read by the high and the low, the learned...in open defiance of truth and regularity. But when diftindtions came to be made, the part which gave leaft pleafure was that which defcribes the Flying...
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Prior. Congreve. Blackmore. Fenton. Gay. Granville. Yalden ..., Volumes 3-4

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781 - 503 pages
...received with fuch avidity, that the price of the firft edition was raifed before the fecond could be made; it was read by the high and the low, the learned and illiterate. terate. Criticifm was for a while loft in wonder ; no rules of judgement were applied to a book written...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1783
...received with fuch avidity, that the price of the firft edition was raifed before the fecond could be made; it was read by the high and the low, the learned and illiterate. terate. Criticifm was for a while loft in wonder ; no rules of judgement were applied to a book written...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...received with fuch avidity, that the price of the firft edition was raifed before the fecond could be made ; it was read by the high and the low, the learned...in open defiance of truth and regularity. But when diftindYions came to be made, the part which gave leaft pleafure was that which defcribes the Flying...
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The lives of the English poets

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1792
...received with fuch avidity, that the price of the firft edition was raifed before the fecond could be made; it was read by the high and the low, the learned...wonder; no rules of judgement were applied to a book writren in open defiance of truth and regularity. But when diftinctions came to be made, the part which...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Swift. Thompson. Watts ...

1794
...price of the firft edition was raifed before the fécond could be made. It was read by the bigh zná the low, the learned and illiterate. Criticifm was for a while loft in wonder ; no rules of judgment were applied to a book, written in open defiance of truth and regularity. But when ciiiaciicns...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...amazement. It was received with such avidity, that the first edition was raised before the second could be made ; it was read by the high and the low, the learned and illiterate. Criticism was for a while lost in wonder; no rules of judgment were applied to a book written in f^pendefiance...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 3

Samuel Johnson, Thomas Egerton (bookseller.) - Poets, English - 1806
...received with fuch avidity, that the price of the firft edition was raifed before the fecond could be made; it was read by the high and the low, the learned...diftinctions came to be made, the part which gave the kaft pleafure was that which defcribes the Flying Tfland, and that which gave moft difguft muffc...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 9

Jonathan Swift - 1812
...received with such avidity, that the price of the first edition was raised before the second could be made; it was read by the high and the low, the learned and illiterate. Criticism was for a while lost in wonder. No rules of judgment were applied to a book written in open...
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