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" English : and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English which he would have spoken had he lived in England, and had written to this age. "
The Literary Miscellany: Including Dissertations and Essays on Subjects of ... - Page 241
1806
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now ..., Volume 3

John Dryden - 1800 - 662 pages
...made him more sounding, and more elegant, than he was before in English ; and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English, which he would have spoken, had he lived in England, and had written to this age. If sometimes any of us (and it is but seldom) make him express the customs...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now ..., Volume 3

John Dryden - 1800
...made him more sounding, and more elegant, than he was before in English ; and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English, which he would have spoken, had he lived in England, and had written to this age. If sometimes any of us (and k is but seldom) make him express the customs...
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Satires

Juvenal - 1802
...him more sounding, and more * elegant, than he was before in English : and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English, which he would have spoken had he lived in England, and had written to this age. If sometimes any of us (and it is but seldom) make him express the customs...
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The Satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis, Volume 1

Juvenal - 1803
...made him more sounding, and more elegant, than he was before in English ; and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English, which he would have spoken had he lived in England, and had written to this age. If sometimes any of us (and it is but seldom) makes him express the customs...
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The satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis, tr. into Engl. verse, by W. Gifford ...

Juvenal - 1806
...made him more sounding, and more elegant, than he was before in English: and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English which he would have spoken had he lived in England, and had written to this age. If sometimes any of us (and it is but seldom) make him express the customs...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 13

John Dryden - 1808
...made him more sounding, and more elegant, than he was before in English ; and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English, which he would have spoken had he lived in England, and had written to this age. If sometimes any of us (and it is but seldom) make him express the customs...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected ...

John Dryden, Walter Scott - 1808
...made him more sounding, and more elegant, than he was before in English ; and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English, which he would have spoken had he lived in England, and had written to this age. If sometimes any of us (and it is but seldom) make him express the...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volume 8

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1810
...translation ; but th< manner is wholly Drydcn's. Examples might be greatly multiplied, in which Dryden has departed far from the manner of Persius. And it...yawn'st, mutter'st, &c. are very ill sounding words in poetick composition, and are selected from a numerous list of similar examples. The instances of false...
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The Monthly Anthology, and Boston Review, Volumes 8-9

Samuel Cooper Thacher, David Phineas Adams, William Emerson - 1810
...might be greatly multiplied, in which Dryden has departed far from the manner of Persius. And it may" doubted in such instances, whether he " makes him...England." Dryden's versification in the work before us is extreme defective, and his rhymes are often imperfect. The freque recurrence of the verb in the second...
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The Satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis, and of Aulus Persius Flaccus, Volume 1

Juvenal - 1817
...made him more sounding, and more elegant, than he was before in English : and have endeavoured to make him speak that kind of English, which he would have spoken had he lived in England, and had written to this age. If sometimes any of us (and it is but seldom) make him express the VOL....
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