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" No fool to laugh at, which he valued more. There, victor of his health, of fortune, friends, And fame, this lord of useless thousands ends! "
London; Being an Accurate History and Description of the British Metropolis ... - Page 442
by David Hughson - 1808
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The British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the ...

Mrs. Inchbald - English drama - 1808
...alcove, " The bower of wanton Shrewsbury and love; " Or just as gay in council, in the ring " Of mimick'd statesmen, and their merry king. " No wit to flatter...which he valued more ; " There, victor of his health, his fortune, friends, " And fame, this lord of useless thousands ends," DRAMATIS PERSONS. DRURY LANE....
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Rule a Wife and Have a Wife: A Comedy in Five Acts

John Fletcher - 1808 - 78 pages
..." The bower of wanton Shrewsbury and love ; " Or just as gay in council, in the ring " Of mimick'd statesmen, and their merry king. " No wit to flatter...which he valued more ; " There, victor of his health, his fortune, friends, " And fame, this lord of useless thousands ends," DRAMATIS PERSONS. DON JOHN...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...from him, That life of pleasure, and that soul of whim ! Gallant and gay, in Cliveden's prond alcove, The bower of wanton Shrewsbury and love ; Or just...Of mimic statesmen, and their merry king. No wit to natter, lefI all his store ! No fool to langh at, which he valued more. There, victor of his health,...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 9

John Dryden - English literature - 1808
...whim ; 11 See his poem, p. S7, 28. Gallant and gay, in Clicfden's proud alcove, The bower 01 ivanron Shrewsbury and love ; Or just as gay at council, in a ring Ol mimicked statesmen, and a merry king; No wit ii il.i'it i li'it ot all his store, JNo fool to laugh...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2, Part 1

British poets - 1809
...That life of pleasure and that soul of whim ? Gallant and gay, in Cliveden's prond alcove, The bow'r of wanton Shrewsbury and love; Or just as gay at council,...wit to flatter, left of all his store ' No fool to langh at, which he valued more. There, victor of his health, of fortune, friends. And fame, this lord...
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Memoirs of Count Grammont, Volume 2

Anthony Hamilton (Count) - France - 1809
...from him, That life of pleasure, and that soul of whim! Gallant and gay, in Clievedon's proud alcove, The bower of wanton Shrewsbury and love; Or just as gay, at council, in a ring Of mimic'd statesmen, and their merry king. No wit to flatter, left of all his store ! No fool to laugh...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...life of pleasure, and that soul of whim ! Gallant and gay, in Cliveden's proud alcove. The bow'rof funereal, the sml cypress gloom ; The land of apparitions, cmptv shades ; Allj all on nnd their merry king, No wit to flatter left of all his store ! Xo fool to laugh at, which he valued...
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A Plea for Religion and the Sacred Writings: Addressed to the Disciples of ...

David Simpson - 1810 - 345 pages
...Great VILHERS lies; Alas! how chang'd from him; That life of pleasure, and that soul of whim ! — • No wit to flatter left of all his store! No fool to laugh at, which he valued more! 33. We have also an uncommon alarm given us in a Tetter from another Noblema?i, but whose name is concealed...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 12

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...from him. That life of pleasure, and that soul of whim ! Gallant and gay, in Cliveden's proud alcove, The bower of wanton Shrewsbury and Love ; Or just as gay, at council, in a ring Of mimick'il statesmen, and their merry king. 31O No wit tn natter, left of all his store ! No fool to...
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Enfield's Guide to Elocution: Improved and Classically Divided Into Six ...

John Sabine - Elocution - 1810 - 295 pages
...life of pleasure, and that soul of xvliim ! Gallant and gay, in Cliveden's proud alcove, The bow'r of wanton Shrewsbury and love ; Or just as gay, at council, in a ring Of mimic statasmen, and their merry king. No wit, to flatter, left of all his store; No fool to laugh at, which...
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