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" I have long had by me the materials of an English prosodia, containing all the mechanical rules of versification, wherein I have treated with some exactness of the feet, the quantities, and the pauses. "
The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ... - Page 203
by John Dryden - 1808
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now First ...

John Dryden - 1800
....But nobis non licet esse tarn disertis ; at least, if we study to refine our numbers. I have long had by me the materials of an English Prosodia, containing all the mechanical rules of Versification, 6 .wherein I have treated with some exactness of the feet, the quantities, and the pauses. The French...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now ..., Volume 3

John Dryden - 1800
...agnis. But nobis non licet esse tam disertis ; at least, if we study to refine our numbers. I have long had by me the materials of an English Prosodia, containing all the mechanical rules of Versification,4 wherein I have treated with some exactness of the feet, the quantities, and the pauses....
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Pope's Homer's ...

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...have treated with some exact' ness of the feet, the quantities, and the pauses. The French and the Italians know nothing of the two first ; at least...them into France, within this last century ; and we tee how they adorn their Alexandrians. But, as Virgil propounds a riddle which be leaves unsolved,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 19

Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...1 have treated with some exactness of the feet, the quantities, and the pauses. The French and the Italians know nothing of the two first ; at least...have not practised them. As for the pauses, Malherbe firstbrought them into France, within this last century ; and we see how they adorn their Alexandrians....
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Pope's Homer's Iliad and Odyssey ; Dryden's Virgil and Juvenal ; Pitt's ...

Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...the materials of an English prosodia, containing all the mechanical rules of versification, wherein 1 have treated with some exactness of the feet, the quantities, and the pause's. The French and the Italians know nothing of the two first ; at least their best poets have...
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The Works of the Greek and Roman Poets, Volume 10, Parts 1-2

1813
...refine our numbers. I have long had toy me the materials of an English ' Prosodia,' containing all tin- mechanical rules of versification, wherein I have...some exactness, of the feet, the quantities, and the panses. The French and Italians know nothing of the two first ; at least their best poets have not...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes, Volume 14

John Dryden, Walter Scott - 1821
...agnis. But, nobis non licet esse tarn diserlis, at least if we study to refine our numbers. I have long had by me the materials of an English Prosodia, containing...quantities, and the pauses. The French and Italians know-nothing of the two first ; at least their best poets have not practised them. As for the pauses,...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - 1822
...agnis. But, nobis non licet essc tam discrtis, at least if v?e stndy to refine our numbers. I have long had by me the materials of an English ' Prosodia,'...feet, the quantities, and the pauses. The French and Italiaus know nothing of the two first; at least their best poets have not practised them. As for the...
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The Works of John Dryden: In Verse and Prose, Volume 2

John Dryden - 1859
...least J we study to refine our numhers. I have long had hy me the materials of an English Prowlia, containing all the mechanical rules of versification,...Italians know nothing of the two first ; at least their hest poets have not practised them. As for the pauses, Malherhe first hrought them into France within...
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Essays of John Dryden: Dedication of Examen poeticum. A discourse concerning ...

John Dryden - 1900
...nobis non licet esse tam disertis, at least if we study to refine our numbers. I have long had by me 15 the materials of an English Prosodia, containing all...first ; at least their best poets have not practised 20 them. As for the pauses, Malherbe first brought them into France within this last century; and we...
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