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" Bossu is of opinion, that the poet's first work is to find a moral, which his fable is afterwards to illustrate and establish. "
Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, to the Works of the English Poets ... - Page 150
by Samuel Johnson - 1779
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

1796
...words, and learned to adjuft their different founds to all the varieties of metrical modulation. ' Boflu is of opinion that the poet's firft work is to find a moral, which his fable is afterwards to illuftratc and eftablim. This feems to have been the procefs only of Milton ; the moral of other poems...
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Paradise Lost: With Notes, Selected from Newton and Others, to ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton, Samuel Johnson - 1796
...different sounds to all the varieties of metrical modulation. Bossu is of opinion, that the poet's first work is to find a moral, which his fable is afterwards to illustrate arid establish. This seems to have been the process only of Milton : the moral of other...
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Lives of English poets

Samuel Johnson - 1801
...words, and learned to adjuft their different founds to all the varieties of metrical modulation. Boflu is of opinion, that the poet's firft work is to find...incidental and confequent ; in Milton's only it is eflential and intfinfick. His purpofe was the moft. ufeful and the moft arduous ; to vindicate the...
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Annual Register, Volume 22

1802
...all the varieties of metrical modulation. Boffii is of opinion that the poet's firft work is to lind a moral, which his fable is afterwards to illuftrate...incidental and confequent ; in Milton's only it is eflential and intrinfic. His puipofe was the moil ufeful and the mod arduous ; to vindicate the ways...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 9

Samuel Johnson - 1806
...words> and learned to adjuft their different founds to all the varieties of metrical modulation. Boffu is of opinion, that the poet's firft work is to find...incidental and confequent ; in Milton's only it is eflential and intrinfick. His purpofe was the moft ufeful and the rnoft arduous ; to vindicate the...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 10

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1806
...different sounds to all the varieties of metrical modulation. Bossu is of opinion, that the poet's first work is to find a moral, which his fable is afterwards to illustrate and establish. This seems to have been the process only of Milton ; the moral of other poems...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton - 1807
...different sounds to all the varieties of metrical modulation. Rossu is of opinion that the poet's first work is to find a moral, which his fable is afterwards to illoitrate and establish. This seems to have been the process only of Milton ; the moral of other poems...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton,: With Notes of Various Authors. To which ...

John Milton, Henry John Todd - 1809
...words, and learned to adjuft their different founds to all the varieties of metrical modulation. Boffu is of opinion that the poet's firft work is to find...incidental and confequent ; in Milton's only it is efiential and intrinfick. His purpofe was the moft ufeful and the moft arduous; to vindicate the ways...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 9

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...different sounds to all the Varieties of metrical modulation. Bossu is of opinion, that the poet's first work is to find a moral, which his fable is afterwards to illus- • trate and establish. This seems to have been the process only of Milton ; the moral of other...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 6

Samuel Johnson - 1818
...different sounds to all the varieties of metrical modulation. Bossu is of opinion, that the poet's first work -is to find a moral, which his fable is afterwards to illustrate and establish. This seems to have been the process only of Milton ; the moral of other poems...
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