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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 75
by Samuel Johnson - 1781
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: Dryden. Smith. Duke. King ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 503 pages
...; he died himfelf in a fhort time, In Tickell's excellent Elegy on his friend. are thefe lines ; He taught us how to live ; and, oh ! too high The price...moving interview, as he told Dr. Young, to whom he felated it. Having given directions to Mr. Tickell for the publication of his works, and dedicated...
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Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets, Volume 5

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...not; he died himfelf in a fhort time.. In Tickell's excellent Elegy on his friend are thefe lines : He taught us how to live ; and, Oh ! too high The price...to this moving interview, as he told Dr. Young, to wliom he related it. Having given diredtions to Mr. Tickell for the publication of his works, and dedicated...
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Dryden. Smith. Duke. King. Sprat. Halifax. Parnell. Garth. Rowe. Addison ...

Samuel Johnson - 1781
...not ; he died himfelf in a mort time. In Tickell's excellent Elegy on his friend pre thefe lines : He taught us how to live •, and, oh ! too high The...alludes to this moving interview, as he told Dr. Young, tp whom he related it. Having given directions to Mr. Tickell for the publication of his works, and...
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prefaces, biographical and critical, to the works of the english poets.

samuel johnson - 1781
...not; he died himfelf in a fhort time. In Tickell's excellent Elegy on his friend are thefe lines : He taught us how to live; and, Oh! too high The price...which he alludes to this moving interview, as he told Dr.-Young, to whom he related it. Having given directions to Mr. Tickell for the publication of hisxvorks,...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1783
...likewife died himfelf in a fhort time. In Tickell's excellent Elegy on his friend are thefe lines: He taught us how to live; and, oh ! too high The price...knowledge, taught us how to die; In which he alludes, as he told Dr* Young, to this moving interview. Having given directions to Mr. Tickell for the publication...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: With Critical ..., Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1783
...fhort time. In Tickell's excellent Elegy on his friend are thefe lines ; He taught us how to five ; and, oh ! too high The price of knowledge, taught us how to die. In which he alludes, as he told Dr. Young, to this moving interview. Having given directions to Mr. Tickell for the publication...
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Memoirs and Proceedings - Manchester Literary and Philosophical ..., Volume 1

Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society - 1785
...completion to his character, that we may apply to him, what the Poet has faid of Mr. Addifon ; . He taught us how to live ; and, oh ! too high The price of knowledge, taught us how to die. * On this affecting event, I cannot exprefs your feelings and my own, in terms fo forcible as thofe...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson.LL.D..: The lives of the English poets

Samuel Johnson - 1792
...likewife died himfelf in a fhort time. In Tiekell's excellent Elegy on his friend arc thefe lines: He taught us how to live ; and, oh ! too high The price of knowledge, taught us how to die— hi which he alludes, as he told Dr. Young, to this moving interview. Having given directions to Mr....
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Parnell. Garth. Rowe ...

1795
...fongj There patient Ihtw'd ui the wife courfe to fieer, A candid cenfor, and a friend (even- ; There taught us how to live ; and (oh ! too high The price of knowledge) taught us how to die. TICKĻLL'I iLīCY ON лепном. EDINBURGH: BY №№£LL JND SON, ROYAL SANK I79.S« » THE LIFE...
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Graphic Illustrations of Hogarth, Volume 1

Samuel Ireland - 1794
...man's character than by tranfcribing the following elegant couplet from his friend Tickel's elegy. " He taught us how to live ; and oh ! too high " The price of knowledge, — taught us how to die.1* MARTIN Folkes, who is reprefented at the" fame table with Addifon, was a mathematician and antiquary...
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