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" Tis plain enough he was no such; We grant, although he had much wit, He was very shy of using it; As being loth to wear it out. And therefore bore it not about, Unless on holy-days, or so, As men their best apparel do. "
The London Magazine, Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer - Page 376
1773
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Hudibras: The first part, Volume 1

Samuel Butler - 1704 - 198 pages
...much, 'Tis plain enough he was nofuch, We grant altho' he had much VVit, H' was very fliie of ufing it, • . As being loth to wear it out, And therefore bore it not about, Unlefs on Holy-Days, or fo, 4s N|en their beft Apparel do. A 3 Befide Befide 'tis known he could fpeak Greek,...
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Hudibras. The first (second, third) part [by S. Butler]. Corrected and ...

Samuel Butler - 1709
...much, 'Tis plain enough he was no fuch 5 . We grant, altho' he had much Wit, H' was very ftiie of ufing it ; As being loth to wear it o.ut, And therefore bore it not about : > Unlefs on Holy-Days, or fo, As Men their beft Apparel do, B 3 Befide L Befide, 'tis known he could fpeak Greek,...
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Hudibras: The first [-third and last] part

Samuel Butler - 1709 - 226 pages
...'Tis plain enough he was no fuch ; We grant, altho' he had much Wit, H' was very ftiie of ufing it 5 As being loth to wear it out, And therefore bore it not about ; Unlefs on Holy-Days, or fo, , As Men their belt Apparel do. Befide, 'tis known he could fpeak Greek, '• As...
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Hudibras: In Three Parts

Samuel Butler - 1750 - 401 pages
...mxvcVv, 'Tis plain enough he was no C HUD IB RAS. 45 We grant altho' he had much wit, H' was very my of ufmg it ; As being loth to wear it out, And therefore bore it not about ; Unlei's on holy- days, orfo, 50 As men their beft apparel do. Befide, 'tis known he cou'd fpeak GREEI...
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Hudibras: Poëme, Volume 1

Samuel Butler - 1757 - 365 pages
...plain enough he was no fitch : . > . i.. We grant , alt he' he had much Wit , H'was very fhy of ufing it ; As being loth to wear it out , And therefore bore .it not about ; Unlefs an Holy-days , erfo, . . .;;. , : . '. - '. i il Ai Men their befti. Apparel do. . .'. i : . . i: j...
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Hudibras, Volume 1

Samuel Butler - 1757
...much-, 'Tis plain enough he was no fuch : We grant , altht' he had much Wit , "H'was very fhy of u/ing it ; As being loth to wear it out , And therefore bore it not about i ~Vnlefs on Holy-days , or fo ^ As Men their befl Apparel da. ..,,• Et fut renommé pour fes faits...
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Hudibras: In Three Parts

Samuel Butler - 1761 - 401 pages
...Knight To all his Challenges did write.) But they're miftaken very much, 45 We grant altho' he had mach Wit, H' was very fhy of ufmg it ; As being loth to...it out, And therefore bore it not about ; Unlefs on Holy-days, or fo, 50 As Men their befr. Apparel do. Befide, 'tis known he cou'd fpeak GREEK As naturally...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1762
...-j-." The following is a proper example. We grant although he had much wit, H' was very fhie of ufing it, As being loth to wear it out ; And therefore bore it not about, Unlefs on holidays, or Ib, As men their beft apparel do. Hudibras, canto i. Wit is of all the moft elegant recreation. The...
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Elements of Criticism: Volume I [-II].

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1765
..."We grant although he had much wit, H' was very fhie of ufing it, » 8. 3. ch. n. $ a. t See chap. I. As being loth to wear it out ; And therefore bore it not about, TJnlefs on holidays, or fo, As men their beft apparel do. Hudibras, canto I. Wit is of all the moft...
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Hudibras, in Three Parts: Written in the Time of the Late Wars, Volume 1

Samuel Butler - 1774 - 476 pages
...enough he was no fuch. We grant, although he had much wit, H' was very ftly of ufmg it; As being loath to wear it out, And therefore bore it not about; Unlefs on holidays, or fo, As men their beft apparel do. Bcfide, 'tis known he could fpeak Greek As naturally as pigs fqueak; That Latin was...
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