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" A virgin tragedy, an orphan muse.' If I dislike it, 'Furies, death and rage !' If I approve, 'Commend it to the stage. "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author - Page 5
by Alexander Pope - 1848
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Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ...

1796 - 500 pages
...divine." Bless me ! a packet.-—" 'Tis a stranger sues, 55 " A virgin tragedy, an orphan muse." • D 3j If I dislike it, " Furies, death, and rage!" If I approve, " Commend it to the stage.'1 There (thank my stars) my whole commission ends, The play'rs and I are, luekily, no friends....
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 5

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 190 pages
...He'll write a Journal, or he'll turn divine." Bless me ! a packet. — " 'Tis a stranger sues, 55 " A virgin tragedy, an orphan muse." If I dislike it,...There (thank my stars) my whole commission ends, The play'rs and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 Pir'd that the House rejects him, " Sdeath, I'll print it,...
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The Art of Speaking: Containing. An Essay, in which are Given Rules for ...

James Burgh - 1804 - 312 pages
...dislike it, " Furies, death, and rage il' Cringing. If I approve, " Commend it to the stage.' Comfort. There, thank my stars , my -whole commission ends ! The players and I are luckily, no friends, Anger. pir> J tŁa(- the frouse reecf fc • < ^J^/, / I'jj print it, Cringing. And shame the /&0/5-—...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ..., Volume 6

Great Britain - 1804 - 492 pages
...Blef» me ! a packet. — " 'Tit a ftranger fuet, 55 u A Virgin Tragedy, an Orphan Mufe." If 1 diflike it, " furies, 'death and rage !" If I approve, " Commend it to the Stage." There (thank my {tars} my whole commiffion ends, The players and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 Fir'd that the houfe...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - 1806 - 440 pages
...song, And all the garret thunders on the tlirong.J 5. Bless me ! a packet — 'tis a stranger sues, A virgin tragedy, an orphan muse. If I dislike it,...and rage ! If I approve, commend it to the stage. Then, thank my stars, my whole commision ends ; The play'rs and I are luckily no friends. § P 4 This...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. In Verse and Prose: Containing ..., Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1806 - 550 pages
...Blefs me ! a packet. — " 'Tis a ftranger fues, 55 ** A Virgin Tragedy, an Orphan Mufe." If I diflike it, " Furies, death and rage !" If I approve, " Commend it to the Stage." There (thank my ftars) my whole commiffion ends, The Play'rs and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 Fir'd VARIATIONS. VER....
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Satires. On receiving from the Right ...

Alexander Pope, William Lisle Bowles - 1806 - 504 pages
...Blefs me! a packet. — " 'Tis a ftranger fues, 55 " A Virgin Tragedy, an Orphan Mufe." If I diffike it, " Furies, death and rage !" If I approve, " Commend it to the Stage." There (thank my ftars) my whole commiflion ends, The Play'rs and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 Fir'd VARIATION S....
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ..., Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1806 - 508 pages
...Blefs me ! a packet. — " 'Tis a flranger fues, 55 " A Virgin Tragedy, an Orphan Mufe." If I diflike it, " Furies, death and rage !" If I approve, " Commend it to the Stage." There (thank my ftars) my whole commiffion ends, The Play'rs and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 Fir'd VARIATIONS. VER....
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 288 pages
...dine, He'll write a journal, or he'll turn divine." Bless me ! a packet.—" Tis a stranger sues, 55 A virgin tragedy, an orphan muse." If I dislike it,...ends, The players and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 Fir'd that the House rejects him, " 'Sdeath, I'll print it, And shame the fools — your interest,...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill, Volume 40

John Bell - 1807 - 562 pages
...There (thank my stars) my whole commission end*, The play'rs and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 Fir'd that the House reject him, • 'Sdeath, I'll ' print it, ' And shame the fools — Your im'rcst, Sir, with ' Lintot.' Lintot, dull rogue ! will think your price too much : ' Not, Sir, if...
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