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" Here Reynolds is laid, and, to tell you my mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind ; His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand ; His manners were gentle, complying, and bland ; Still born to improve us in every part, His pencil our faces,... "
The Poetical and Dramatic Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B. - Page 104
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1791
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...to tell yon my mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind : His pencil was striding, resistless, and grand ; His manners were gentle, complying, and...pencil our faces, his manners our heart : To coxcombs avene, yet most civilly steering, When they jndgM without skill he was still bard of hearing ; When...
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The picture of England & Wales

A F. Kendall - 1830
...to tell you my mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind. His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand; His manners were gentle, complying, and...pencil, our faces ; his manners, our heart : To coxcombs averse, yet most civilly steering, When they judg'd without skill, he was still hard of hearing; When...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...to tell yon my mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind. His pencil was striking, resistless, n to write, converse, and live with ease: Should such...Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne,; pur heart. To coxcombs averse, yet most civilly steering ; When they judged without skill, he was still...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters and Sculptors, Volume 1

Allan Cunningham - 1832
...to tell yon my mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind ; His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand ; His manners were gentle, complying, and...Still born to improve us in every part, His pencil onr faces, hia manners our heart." That he was an improver of human faces no one could be more conscious...
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The British Satirist: Comprising the Best Satires of the Most Celebrated ...

Satire, English - 1831 - 388 pages
...left a wiser or belter behind ; His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand ; Hia manners \vere gentle, complying, and bland ; Still born to improve...pencil our faces, his manners our heart : To coxcombs adverse, yet most civilly steering, When they judg'd without skill, he was still hard of hearing :...
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The Year Book, of Daily Recreation & Information: Concerning Remarkable Men ...

William Hone - 1832 - 856 pages
...to tell you my mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind ; His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand ; His manners were gentle, complying, and...our faces, — his manners our heart ; To coxcombs averse, yet most civilly steering; When they judg'd without skill, he was still hard of hearing; When...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters and Sculptors, Volume 1

Allan Cunningham - 1832
...to tell yon my mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind ; His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand ; His manners were gentle, complying, and...to improve us in every part, His pencil our faces, bis manners our heart." - That he was an improver of human faces no one could be more conscious than...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 2

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...tell yon ray mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind 1 Hit pencil was striking, resistless, and grand, His manners were gentle, complying, and bland : Still born to improve ns In every part, His pencil oar faces, bis manners oar heart : . To coxcombs averse, yet most civilly...
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The literary works of sir Joshua Reynolds. To which is prefixed a ..., Volume 1

sir Joshua Reynolds - 1835
...tell you my mind, He has not left a better, or wiser behind ; His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand, His manners were gentle, complying, and...pencil our faces, his manners our heart ; To coxcombs averse, yet most civilly steering, When they judged without skill, he was still hard of hearing ; When...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: Including a ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1837
...to tell you my mind, He has not left a wiser or better behind ; His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand ; His manners were gentle, complying, and...part, His pencil our faces, his manners our heart : (!) [See Life, vol. ii. p. 295.] (2) [ " To his gentle and happy composure of mind, our common friend...
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