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" Tis not a set of features, or complexion, The tincture of a skin, that I admire: Beauty soon grows familiar to the lover, Fades in his eye, and palls upon the sense. "
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1803
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Cato: A Tragedy. As it is Acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, by Her ...

Joseph Addison - 1713 - 222 pages
...Jub. 'Tis not a Sett of Features, or Complexion, , The Tin&ure of a Skin, that I admire.. Beauty foon grows familiar to the Lover, Fades in his Eye, and palls upon the Senfe. The virtuous Marcia tow'rs above her Sex : True, fhe is fair, (Oh, how divinely fair !) But...
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The Guardian, Volume 1

English essays - 1714 - 380 pages
...repeated, 'Tis not a Sett of Features or Completion, The TinSure of a Shin, that I adeftite; "Beauty fion grows familiar to the Lover, Fades in his Eye, and palls upon the Senfe. The Virtuous Marcia tow'rs above her Sex ; True, jhe is fair, (Oh, how dt-viaely Fair!) BM ftill...
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Poetical Miscellanies: Consisting of Original Poems and Translations

English poetry - 1714 - 528 pages
...laft. 'Tis not a Set of. Features, or Complexion, The Tin&ure of a Skin, that I admire: Beauty foon grows familiar to the Lover, Fades in his Eye, and palls upon the Senfe : The virtuous Marcia tow'rs above her Sex : True, (he is fair ; oh ! how divinely fair ! But...
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The Guardian, Volume 1

Rob Steele - 1740 - 368 pages
...'Tis not a Sett of Features or Complexion, The TinSure of a Skin that I admire ; Beauty foon grotas familiar to the Lover, Fades in his Eye and palls upon the Senfe. Ibe virtuous Marcia to-iv'rs aiove her Sex ', True, foe is fair, (Oh, bow divinely fair ! )...
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The Guardian, Volume 1

1747 - 584 pages
...repeated, 'Tis not a Set of Features or Complexion, The TinSure of a Skin that 1 admire ; Beauty foon grows familiar to the Lover, Fades in his Eye and palls upon the Senfe. The virtuous Marcia tovfrs above her Sex ; True, jheisfair, (Ob, btnv divinely fair!) Butftill...
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The Female Spectator, Volume 3

Eliza Fowler Haywood - 1755 - 348 pages
...Marcia. 'Tis not afet cf features, or completion, The tinfture ofajkin, that 1 admire : Beauty feon grows familiar to the lover, fades in his eye, and palls upon the fcnfe. The virtuous Marcia tours above her Jex : True,Jhe is fair; — oh, how divinely fair, But then...
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The History of Portia: Written by a Lady. ...

Lady - Portia - 1759 - 276 pages
...Addilbn. > Tis not a fet of features, or complexion, The tindture of a skin that we admire, Beauty foon grows familiar to the lover, Fades in his- eye, and palls upon the fenfe ; The virtuous Marcia towers above her fex, True, the is fair, Oh, how divinely fair, Butftillthe...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 23-25

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779 - 942 pages
...JUB A. Tis not a fet of features, or complexion, The tinclure of a fltin, that I admire. Beauty foon grows familiar to the lover, Fades in his eye, and palls upon the fenfe. The virtuous Marcia towers above her fex : True, (he is fair, (oh, how divinely fair !) But...
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The Speaker: Or, Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1785 - 460 pages
...North. JUB. 'Tis not a fet of features, or complexion, The tinfture of a fkin that I admire. Beauty foon grows familiar to the lover, Fades in his eye, and palls upon the fenfe. The virtuous Marcia tow'rs above her fex : True, (he is fair (Oh, how divinely fair !) But flill...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 30

English poets - 1790 - 364 pages
...JUBA. 'T is not a fet of features, or complexion, The tinfture of a fkin, that I admire. Beauty foon grows familiar to the lover, Fades in his eye, and palls upon the fenfe. The virtuous Marcia towers above her fex : True, fhe is fair, (oh, how divinely fair!) But ftill...
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