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" In every work regard the writer's end, Since none can compass more than they intend; And if the means be just, the conduct true, Applause, in spite of trivial faults, is due. "
Bell's Edition - Page 48
by John Bell - 1796
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Saturday night

Saturday night - 1824 - 968 pages
...macula, without spot or blemish. We must, therefore, be consoled with the declaration of Pope— " Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, " Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er will be," trusting, that when compared with our fellows, we shall not be found last or least. We have...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 3-4

British anthology - 1825 - 460 pages
...comes united to the admiring eyes ; No monstrous height, or breadth, or length appear ; The whole at once is bold and regular. Whoever thinks a faultless...Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er shall be. In every work regard the writer's end, Since none can compass more than they intend ; And if the means...
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The Poetical Works of Alex. Pope: With a Sketch of the Author's Life

Alexander Pope - 1825 - 536 pages
...comes united to th' admiring eyes ; 290 No monstrous height, or breadth, or length appear; The whole at once is bold, and regular. Whoever thinks a faultless...Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er shall be. In every work regard the writer's end, Since none can compass more than they intend; And if the means...
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The Oriental herald and colonial review [ed. by J.S. Buckingham]., Volume 5

James Silk Buckingham - 1825 - 816 pages
...this would not latisfy his indiscreet friends, I remember one of my copies, when a child, was this : ' Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er shall be/ On my honour I believe that, if his Lordship had it in his power, he would put an extinguisher on his...
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A select collection of old plays [ed. by R. Dodsley].

Robert Dodsley, Isaac Reed, Octavius Gilchrist - 1826 - 464 pages
...about To take asunder, oft destroys (we know) What all together made a pretty show. « Things, tic.] " Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, " Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er shall be." Pope's Essay on Criticism, L. 252. EDITION. The Goblins ; a Comedy. Presented at the Private House,...
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The Oriental Herald, Volume 5

1825 - 788 pages
...this would not satisfy his indiscreet friends. I remember one of my copies, when a child, was this : ' Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is. nor e'er shall be.' On my honour I believe that, if hjs Lordsliip had it in his power, he would put an extinguisher on...
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Typographia: an Historical Sketch of the Origin and Progress of the Art of ...

Thomas Curson Hansard - 1825 - 1090 pages
...but, in regard to the profession of printing, more, perhaps, than any other, we may say with Pope— Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er shall be. Fewer mistakes would be made, were authors to endeavour to render their copy more legible, before they...
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Miscellaneous Poems

Eliza Crawley Murden - 1826 - 230 pages
...* » -' f MISCELLANEOUS » '' •* tv MRS. ELIZA MUBD!N. " In every work, regard the writer's end, Since none can compass more than they intend, And...true, Applause, in spite of trivial faults, is due." Essay on Criticism. .TL While she offers to her friends and to -the public tint little Volume, the...
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The practical grazier; or, A treatise on the proper selection and management ...

Andrew Henderson (land-surveyor.) - 1826 - 526 pages
...work regard the Since none can compass m piece to see, r is, nor e'er shall he. vriter's end, »rc than they intend ; And if the means be just, the conduct...true, Applause, in spite of trivial faults, is due. But there is likewise a third character which no doubt will give the book at least one reading, viz....
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The Lives of Celebrated Architects, Ancient Amd Modern: With Historical and ...

Francesco Milizia - 1826 - 462 pages
...have been pointed Out in this author, but in no human performance can we expect to find perfection. " Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er shall be." We do not for certainty know of any edifice in which * Vitruvius, lib. i. cap. 1. pref. lib. vi. Vitruvius...
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