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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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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808 - 388 pages
...dine ; He'll write a journal, or he'll turn divine.' Bless me-! a packet. — ' 'Tin a stranger sues, A virgin tragedy, an orphan Muse.' If I dislike it,...stage.' There (thank my stars) my whole commission ends, Tue players and I are, luckily, no friends. [it, Fir'd that the house rejects him, ' 'Sdeath, I'll...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 6

1809 - 402 pages
...divine." Bless me! a packet. — " 'Tis a stranger sues, " A virgin tragedy, an orphan muse." If 1 dislike it, " Furies, death and rage!" If I approve,...ends, The players and I are, luckily, no friends. Fir'd that the house reject him, " 'Sdcath, I'll print it, " And shame the fools— rYour int'rest,Sir,...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - 1809 - 604 pages
...' He'll write a Journal, or he '11 turn Divine.' Bless me ! a packet. — ' "fit a strauger sues, 1 A Virgin Tragedy, an Orphan Muse.' If I dislike it,...rage !' If I approve, ' Commend it to the stage.' fends, There (thauk my stars!) my whole commission The players and \ are, luckily, no friends. Fir'd...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2

British poets - 1809 - 526 pages
...to dine, He'll write a journal, or he'll turn divine.' 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.' Here 1'thank my stars) my whole commission ends, The players and I are, luckily, no friends. Fir'dthatthehouserejectshi...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Alexander Chalmers - 1810 - 536 pages
...dine, He'll write a journal, or he'll turn divine." Bless me ! a packet. — " 'Tis a stranger sues, A Virgin Tragedy, an Orphan Muse." If I dislike it,...ends. The players and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 [it, Fir'd that the house reject him, " 'Sdeath ! I'll print A nd shame the fools — your interest,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 12

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 546 pages
...or he'll turn divine." Bless me ! a packet. — " 'Tis a stranger sues, A Virgin Tragedy, an Orpjian Muse." If I dislike it, " Furies, death and rage !"...ends, The players and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 [it, Fir'd that the house reject him, " 'Sdeath ! I'll print And shame the fools — your interest,...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1812 - 348 pages
...Journal; a paper in favour of Sir R. Walpole's ministry. Bishop HoaHley wrote in it, as did Dr. Bland. If I dislike it, " Furies, death and rage !" If I...There (thank my stars) my whole commission ends, The play'rs and I are, luckily, no friends. 60 Fir'd that the house reject him, " 'Sdeath, I'll print it,...
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Rejected Addresses, Or, The New Theatrum Poetarum

James Smith, Horace Smith - 1812 - 158 pages
...oo Q 0 rr\ QO ' • nit THE MEW THEATRUM POETARUM. * Fired that the HOUSE reject him— 'Sdeath ! I'll print it, «* And shame the Fools 1" POPE. Cfcition, LONDON : PRINTED FOR JOHN MILLER, 25, BOW-STREW, COVENT GARDEN. PREFACE. ON the...
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Horace in London: CONSISTING OF IMITATIONS OF THE FIRST TWO BOOKS OF THE ...

James Smith, Horace Smith - 1813 - 472 pages
...Thro* half a score editions ! END OF VOL. I. REJECTED ADDRESSES : OR THE NEW THEATRUM POETARUM. •• Fired that the House reject him— 'Sdeath, I'll print it, " And shame the Fools !" POPK. LONDON: PRINTED FOR JOHN MILLER, 25, BOW-STREET, COVENI-GARDEN ; AND JOHN BALLANTYNE. AND...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1814 - 424 pages
...letter Informs you, Sir, 'twas when he knew no better." " Bless me ! a packet ! — 'Tis a stranger sues A virgin tragedy, an orphan muse." If I dislike it—" Furies, death and rage," If I aprove — " Commend it to the stage." There, thank my stars, my whole commission ends j The players...
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