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On April i o, 1 729, Lawton Gilliver was advertising in the Daily Post: This Day is
publish'd, in a Beautiful Letter in Quarto, A Com- pleat and correct Edition of the
DUNCIAD . . . Printed for Lawton Gilliver against St. Dunstan's Church, ...
In this crisis Pope suggested that if the three lords would put their names to a
certificate admitting that they had been the publishers and dispeners of the poem,
Gilliver would be adequately protected. So far as is known, the three lords took
In all probability the injunction might equally well have been dissolved at this
stage on the ground that Gilliver had not purchased or legally acquired the copy.
If he had, then we must suppose that Pope had made him promise not to divulge
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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
The Dunciad Variorum with the Prolegomena of Scriblerus I
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