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" There St. John mingles with my friendly bowl The feast of reason and the flow of soul... "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope - Page 132
by Alexander Pope - 1854
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Gardens and the Picturesque: Studies in the History of Landscape Architecture

John Dixon Hunt - Architecture - 1992 - 414 pages
...us generally the public image of the grotto's visitors: There, my retreat the best companions grace, Chiefs, out of war, and Statesmen, out of place. There...my friendly bowl, The feast of reason and the flow of soul. (IV, 11) But we have other testimony to its intricately private meaning for Pope. As a prime...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Reference - 1992 - 1172 pages
...To Virtue only and her friends, a friend, The world beside may murmur, or commend. (1. 119-122) 92 er gorgeo@ . of soul; (1. 127 — 128) OAEL-1; PPP 104 To rest, the cushion and soft dean invite, Who never mentions...
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Political Judgment: Structure and Process

Milton Lodge, Kathleen M. McGraw - Political Science - 1995 - 658 pages
...('privacy'): 'Chiefs, out of War, and Statesmen, out of Place.' The wise Laelius is now Bolinghroke who 'mingles with my friendly Bowl, / The Feast of Reason and the Flow of Soul', a remarkahle contrast to Horace's vegetahles. The virtuous soldier, Scipio, who took his...
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The Power of Sympathy and the Coquette

William Wells Brown, Hannah Webster Foster - Fiction - 1996 - 362 pages
...meditative cavern in his famous garden: "There St. John [ie, Henry St. John, Viscount Bolingbroke] mingles with my friendly Bowl, / The Feast of Reason, and the Flow of Soul" (lines 127-28). LETTER XIII Page 124 undebauched: Uncorrupted, virtuous. 125 condescension:...
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The Delicate Distress

Mrs. Griffith (Elizabeth) - Fiction - 1997 - 306 pages
...121) and celebrates the delights of his Twickenham grotto, a retreat graced by "the best Companions": There ST. JOHN mingles with my friendly bowl The Feast of Reason and the Flow of soul. [n. 127-28] [ Works, ed. Warburton (1757), vol. 4 p. 71.] 53. ruse d'amour] Fr.: trick of...
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Soldier and Scholar: Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve and the Civil War

Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve - History - 1998 - 456 pages
...coming spring it will be possible to repeat the old process of borrowing bad money, paying worse, and 1. "There St. John mingles with my friendly bowl / The feast of reason and the flow of soul"—Pope, Imitations of Horace 2.1,127—28. 2. Shakespeare, Tempest, 1.2.394. 3. Section 2...
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Selected Poetry

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1998 - 260 pages
...keep, Rolls o'er my grotto, and but soothes my sleep. There, my retreat the best companions grace, Chiefs out of war, and statesmen out of place. There ST JOHN mingles witli my friendly bowl The feast of reason and the flow of soul: And HE, whose lightning pierced th'...
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A Southern Practice: The Diary and Autobiography of Charles A. Hentz, M.D.

Charles Arnould Hentz - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 668 pages
...Caldwell 49 to Judge PF Harris of Minden La.—, whither Dr. C. is going—also a letter to o O 46. "There St. John mingles with my friendly bowl / The feast of reason and the flow of soul," Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man (London, 1733 - 34). 47. Capt. Brown is identified as Isaac...
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Scenes of Clerical Life

George Eliot - Fiction - 2000 - 340 pages
...flow of grog: a parody of Pope's lines in Imitations of Horace, Satires II. i. 127—8: ' There Stjohn mingles with my friendly Bowl, The Feast of Reason and the Flow of Soul. hile: oil. 96 welly: well-nigh, almost. 97 "Roy's Wife ofAldivalloch": a Scottish song of...
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An Exemplary Citizen: Letters of Charles W. Chesnutt, 1906-1932: Letters of ...

Charles Waddell Chesnutt, Robert C. Leitz, Joseph R. McElrath - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 380 pages
...(1688-1744), "Satire I," Book 2. of Epistles and Satires of Horace Imitated (1733-38), lines 127-28: "There St. John mingles with my friendly bowl / The feast of reason and the flow of soul." 4Spingarn's visit to the Rowfant Club was, apparently, an informal one, perhaps arranged...
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