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" The Rosicrucians are a people I must bring you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book, called Le Comte de Gabalis, which both in its title and size is so like a Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by mistake. "
The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes [&c.] by G ... - Page 94
by Alexander Pope - 1835
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1806 - 558 pages
...know of them is in a French book called Le Comte de Gabalis, which both in its title and fize is fo like a Novel, that many of the Fair Sex have read it for one by miftake. According to thefe Gentlemen the four Elements are inhabited by -Spirits, which they call...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808 - 334 pages
...acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book, called ' Le Comte ilc Gabalis,' which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...best-conditioned creatures imaginable ; for, they say, any mortal may enjoy the most intimate familiarities with these gentle spirits, upon a condition very easy...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808 - 328 pages
...acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book, called ' Le Comte de Gahalis,' which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...earth, delight in mischief: but the sylphs, whose hahitation is in the air, are the best-conditioned creatures imaginable; for, they say, any mortal...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 12

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 546 pages
...you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book called Le Comte de Gabalis, which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...sex have read it for one by mistake. According to tin se gentlemen, the tour elements are inhabited by spirits which they call Sylplis, Unomes, Nymphs,...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Alexander Chalmers - 1810 - 536 pages
...you acquainted with. The l>t account I know of them is in a French book called Ie Comte de Gabalis, which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel, that many of the fair sex have read it tor one by mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four dements are inhabited by spirits which they...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812 - 230 pages
...you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book called Le Compte de Gabalis, which, both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...mistake. According to these gentlemen, the four elements art inhabited by spirits, which they call Sylphs, Gnomes, Nymphs, and Salamanders. The gnomes, or damans...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author

Alexander Pope - 1849 - 638 pages
...with. The hest account I know of them is in a French hook called Le Compte de Gahalis, which, huth in its title and size, is so like a novel, that many of the fair sex have read it for one hy mistake. According to these gentlemen, the foor elements are inhahited hy spirits, which they call...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - 1822 - 308 pages
...acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book, called ' Le Comte de Gabalis,' which both in its title and size, is so like a novel,...According to these gentlemen, the four elements are inhahited by spirits, which they call sylphs, gnomes, nymphs, and salamanders. The gnomes, or demons...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1824 - 398 pages
...you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book, called Le Comte de Gabalis, which both in its title and size is so like a Novel,...the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the Air, are the best conditioned Creatures imaginable. For they say, any mortals may enjoy the most intimate familiarities...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1824 - 400 pages
...you acquainted with. The best account I know of them is in a French book, called Le Comte de Gabalis, which both in its title and size is so like a Novel,...the Sylphs, whose habitation is in the Air, are the best conditioned Creatures imaginable. For they say, any mortals may enjoy the most intimate familiarities...
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