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... Novellist, whom he styleth Eliza; the third the flattering Dedicator; the fourth the
bawling Critick or noisy Poet; the fifth the dark and dirty Party- writer; and so of the
rest, assigning to each some proper name or other, such as 5 he cou'd find.
On others Int'rest her gay liv'ry flings, Int'rest, that waves on Party-colour'd wings :
Turn'd to the Sun, she casts a thousand dyes, And, as she turns, the colours fall
or rise. 540 Others the Syren Sisters warble round, And empty heads console ...
is lost (that is to say suspended) during the Yawn (far be it from our Author to
suggest it could be lost any longer!) but it spreadeth at large over all the rest of
the Kingdom, to such a degree, that Palinurus himself (tho' as incapable of
sleeping as ...
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On the whole, I did enjoy reading this poem, although I found it very difficult to read. I've heard before that it's very hard to comprehend the first time around, and I would have to agree. Although ... Read full review
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The Dunciad in Four Books
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