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" Pride drew him in, as cheats their bubbles catch, And made him venture to be made a wretch. His wisdom did his happiness destroy, Aiming to know the world he should enjoy; And wit was his vain frivolous pretence Of pleasing others at his own expense. "
The Works of John Earl of Rochester: Containing Poems, on Several Occasions ... - Page 51
by John Wilmot Earl of Rochester - 1714 - 314 pages
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The Art of English Poetry Containing: Rules for making verses. A collection ...

Edward Bysshe - English language - 1710 - 554 pages
...leaves him to eternal Night. Huddled in Dirt the reas'ning Kngine lies, Who was fo proud, fo witty,, and fo wife : Pride drew him in, as Cheats their Bubbles...to be made a Wretch : His Wifdom did his Happinefs deftroy ; Aiming to know that World he mould enjoy. U 3 And And Wit was his vain frivolous Pretence...
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The Complete Art of Poetry ...

Charles Gildon - English poetry - 1718
...leaves him to eternal Night. Huddled in Dirt the reas'ning .Engine lies, Who was fo proud, fo witty, and fo wife : Pride drew him in, as Cheats their Bubbles...to be made a Wretch : His Wifdom did his: Happinefs deftroy ; Aiming to know that World he fhould enjoy. And Wit was his vain frivolous Pre^ence,n ,r ....
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The Works of the English Poets: Rochester; Roscommon, Yalden

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...he has been in the wrong. Huddled in dirt, this reafoning engine lies, Who was fo proud, fo witty, and fo wife : Pride drew him in, as cheats their bubbles...catch, And made him venture to be made a wretch : His wil'dom did his happinefs deftroy, Aiming to know the world he fhould enjoy : And wit was his vain...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 10

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...he has been in the wrong. Huddled in dirt, this rcafoning engine lies, Who was fo proud, fo witty, and fo wife : Pride drew him in, as cheats their bubbles catch, And made hiin venture to he made a wretch,His wifdom did his happinefs deftroy, Aiming to know the world he...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...Who was fo proud, fo witty, and fo wife : Pride drew him, in, as cheats their babbles catch. And nude him venture to be made a wretch :. His wifdom did his happinefs deftroy, Aiming to know die world he fljould enjoy : And wit was his vain frivolous pietence. Of pkafing...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Dryden. Rochester ...

1793
...he ha« been in the wrong. Huddled in dirt, this reafoning engine lies, Who was fo proud, fo witty, and fo wife : Pride drew him in, as cheats their bubbles...him venture to be made a wretch : His wifdom did his happincfs dedroy, Aiming to know the world he mould enjoy : And wit was his vain frivolous pretence,...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 6

English poetry - 1795
...he has been in the wrong. Huddled in dirt, this reafoning engine lies, Who was fo proud, fo witty, and fo wife : Pride drew him in, as cheats their bubbles...to be made a wretch : His wifdom did his happinefs dcftroy, Aiming to know the world he Ihould enjoy : And wit was his vain frivolous pretence, Of pleafing...
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Cowley. Denham. Milton. Butler. Rochester. Roscommon. Otway. Waller. Pomfret ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...he has been in the wrong. Huddled in dirt, this reafoning engine lies, . Who was fo proud, fo witty, and fo wife : Pride drew him in, as cheats their bubbles...him venture to be made a wretch : His wifdom did his happincfs deftroy, Aiming to know the world he fhould enjoy : And wit was his vain frivolous pretence,...
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Poétique anglaise

Albin-Joseph-Ulpien Hennet - English poetry - 1806
...in the wrong. Huddled in dirt, the reas'ning engine lies, AVho was so proud, so witty, and so wise. Pride drew him in, as cheats their bubbles catch, And made him venture to be made a wretch. His wisdom did his happiness destroy, Aiming to know what world he should enjoy; And wit was his vain frivolous...
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Waller, Butler, Rochester, Roscommon, Otway, Pomfret, Dorset, Stepney, J ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...in the wrong. Huddled in dirt, this reasoning engine lies, Who was so proud, so witty, and so wise : Pride drew him in, as cheats their bubbles catch, And made him venture to he made a wretch : ""His wisdom did his happinos destroy, Aiming to know the world he should enjoy...
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