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" There dwelt a Citizen of sober fame, A plain good man, and Balaam was his name ; Religious, punctual, frugal, and so forth; His word would pass for more than he was worth. "
The Brighton gleaner; or, General repository of literary selections, general ... - Page 252
1822
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...! to which we now proceed. But you are tir'd — I'll tell a tale — B. Agreed. P. Where Ixmdon's column, pointing at the skies Like a tall bully, lifts the head, and lies; 340 There dwelt a citizen of sober fame, A plain good man, and Balaam was his name j Religious, punctual,...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1812
...A knotty point ! to which we now proceed. But you are tir'd — I'll tell a tale. — B. Agreed. P. Where London's column, pointing at the skies Like a tall bully, lifts the head, and lies ; 340 There dwelt a citizen of sober fame, A plain good man, and Balaam was his name ; Religious, punctual,...
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Opere di Giuseppe Baretti, scritte in lingua Italiana, Volume 2

Giuseppe Baretti - Italian literature - 1813
...que' tempi, cosicchè il poeta Pope; parlando di qu«l monumi,nto no» ebbe difficoltà di dire „ Where London's Column pointing at the Skies Like a tall Bully lifts the head and lies. Cioè dove la colonna di Londra additando le stelle, alza la testa come un Rodomontaccio, e mentisce,...
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The New Conspiracy Against the Jesuits, Detected and Briefly Exposed: With a ...

Robert Charles Dallas - 1815 - 374 pages
...article of regicides I add, that * Pope, indeed, has contradicted the calumny in his energetic verse, Where London's column, pointing at the skies, Like a tall bully, lifts the head, and lies. In spite of which, the column is still allowed to disgrace the first city in the world, though it totters,...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Humorist, Volume 65

English literature - 1842
...lay not that flatteriu;r unction to your soul, if you happen to be walking down Fish-street Hill — Where London's column pointing at the skies Like a tall bully lifts the head — and lies ; for you cannot fail to recollect that the inscription upon its front once presented an exact pendant...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 5

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...reward ? A knotty point ! to which we now proceed. But you are tir'd — I'll tell a tale S. Agreed. P. Where London's column, pointing at the skies Like a tall bully, lifts the head, and lies ; There dwelt a citizen of sober fame, A plain good man, and Balaam was his name ; Religious, punctual,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1822
...A knotty point ! to which we now proceed. But you are tir'd — I'll tell a tale — B. Agreed. P. Where London's column, pointing at the skies Like a tall bully, lifts the head, and lies ; 340 There dwelt a Citizen of sober fame, A plain good man, and Balaam was his name ; Religious, punctual,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1822
...336 A knotty point ! to which we now proceed. But you are tir'd— I'll tell a tale— B. Agreed. P. Where London's column, pointing at the skies Like a tall bully, lifts the head, and lies ; 340 There dwelt a Citizen of sober fame, A plain good man, and Balaam was his name ; Religious, punctual,...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...knotty point! to which we now proceed. But you are tired—I'll tell a tale.—B. Agreed. P. W here London's column, pointing at the skies Like a tall bully, lifts the head and lies, There dwelt a citizen of sober fame, A plain good man, and Balaam was his name ; Religious, punctual,...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 41

British poets - 1822
...to which we now proceed. But you are tired—I'll tell a tale.—B. Agreed. P. Where London'scolumn, pointing at the skies Like a tall bully, lifts the head and lies, There dwelt a citizen of sober fame, A plain good man, and Balaam was his name ; Religious, punctual,...
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