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" Of praise a mere glutton, he swallow'd what came, And the puff of a dunce he mistook it for fame; Till his relish grown callous, almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind, If dunces... "
The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ... - Page 126
1778
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 30

Ezekiel Sanford, Robert Walsh - 1822 - 428 pages
...callous, almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind, If dunces applauded, he paid them in kind. Ye Kenricks, ye Kellys,* and Woodfallsf so grave, What a commerce was yours, while you got and you gave ! [rais'd, How did Grub-street...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - 1822 - 290 pages
...callous, almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind, If dunces applauded, he paid them in kind. Ye Kenricks, ye Kellys > 7 , and Woodfalls l3 so grave, [you gave! What a commerce was yours, while you got and How did Grub-street...
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The Traveller, the Deserted Village, and Other Poems

Oliver Goldsmith - 1822 - 194 pages
...callous, almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind, If dunces applauded, he paid them in kind. Ye Kenricks, yeKellys17, and Woodfalls18 so grave, What a commerce was yours while you got and you gave! How did...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 1062 pages
...almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest, was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak guide ; so grare. What a commerce was yours, while you got and you gave? How did Grub-street re-echo the shouts...
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The steam-boat companion, from Queenhithe to Richmond, and on to Hampton ...

Steam boat companion - 1824 - 228 pages
...callous, almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind, If dunces. applauded, he paid them in kind. Ye Kenricks, ye Kellys, and Woodfalls so grave, What a commerce was your's, while you got and you rais'd ; , • . ; ; " While he was Beroscius'd...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 512 pages
...almost to disease, AVho peppcr'd the highest was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind ¡ If dunces applauded, he paid them in kind. Ye Kenricks.i ye Kellys.lf and Woodfalls,fí se grave, ^Vhat a commerce was jours, while you got and you...
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The Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - 1836 - 150 pages
...callous, almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind; If dunces applauded, he paid them in kind. Ye Kenricks *, ye Kellysf, and WoodfallsJ so grave, What a commerce was yours, while you got and you gave ! * Vide page...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1838 - 544 pages
...almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest, was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak `,b Kcnricks, ye Kellys,* and Woodfallst so grave, "What a commerce was yours, while1 you got and you gave...
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Poems and Essays

Oliver Goldsmith - 1839 - 242 pages
...callous, almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind, If dunces applauded, he paid them in kind. Ye Kenricks, ye Kellys *, and Woodfalls t so grave, What a commerce was yours, while you got and you gave ! How did Grub-street re-echo the...
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Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith (the Poet.) - 1839 - 358 pages
...almost to disease, Who pepper'd the highest, was surest to please. But let us be candid, and speak out our mind, If dunces applauded, he paid them in kind. Ye <" Kenricks, ye ^Kellys, and 29 Woodfalls so grave, [y°u gave ? What a commerce was yours, while you got and How did Grub-street...
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