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" The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read, With loads of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue still edifies his ears, And always list'ning to himself appears. "
Miscellaneous Poems and Translations: By Several Hands. Particularly, I ... - Page 60
1720
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The Literary and Scientific Repository, and Critical Review, Volume 1

1820
...rather be a kitten and cry mew ! Than one of these same metre ballad-mongers. Shakspcarr. Such shameles bards we have ; and yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd critics too. Pope. PREFACE TO THE THIRD EDITION. ' ALL my friends, learned and unlearned, have urged me not to '...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...out the last dull droppings of their sense, And rhyme with all the rage of impotence! Such shameless bards we have ; and yet 'tis true There are as mad...of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue still edifies his ears, And always listening to himself appears. Al l books he reads, and all he reads...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 41

British poets - 1822
...of their sense, And rhyme with all the rage of impotence! Such shameless bards we have ; and yet'tis true There are as mad abandon'd critics too. The bookful...of. learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue still edifies his ears, An<l always listening to himself appears. All books he reads, and all he reads...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1822
...Impotence. Such shameless Bards we have ; and yet 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd Critics too, 611 The bookful blockhead ignorantly read, With loads of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue still edifies his ears, And always Hst'ning to himself appears. 615 All books he reads, and all he...
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The works of lord Byron, comprehending the suppressed poems, Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1822
...be a kitten, and cry mew ! Than one of these same metre ballad-mongers. Shakespeare. Sach shameless Bards we have ; and yet, 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd Critics too. Pope. PREFACE.* ALL my friends, learned and unlearned, have urged me not to publish this Satire with...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1822 - 436 pages
...last dull droppings of their sense, And rhyme with all the rage of Impotence. 4 j^- Such shameless Bards we have ; and yet 'tis true, *'? There are as mad, abandon'd Critics too. 611 -f ' The bookful blockhead ignorantly read, " With loads of learned lumber in his head, With...
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A Key to the Classical Pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper ...

John Walker - Bible - 1823 - 103 pages
...similar to the termination of the adjective and substantive in Latin ; and uied by (he best writers. " The bookful blockhead ignorantly read, •• With loads of learned lumber in his head.1 Pope. ALLOCATION, 41-lo-ka'shon. s. The act of nutting one thing to another ; the admission...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: With Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1824
...out the last dull droppings of their sense, And rhyme with all the rage of Impotence. Such shameless Bards we have; and yet, 'tis true, There are as mad,...of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue still edifies his ears, And always list'ning to himself appears. 615 AD books he reads, and all he...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1824
...out the last dull droppings of their sense, And rhyme with all the rage of Impotence. Such shameless Bards we have; and yet, 'tis true, There are as mad, abandon'd Critics tooThe bookful blockhead ignorantly read, With loads of learned lumber in his head, With his own tongue...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...out the last dull droppings of their sense And rhyme with all the rage of impotence ! Such shameless ished by William C. Hall crities too. The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read, With loads of learned lumber in his head, With...
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