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Of the various exasperating circumstances that may have induced Pope to
change his tactics, the appearance in 1726 of Lewis Theobald's Shakespeare
Restored1 probably weighed most' heavily with him. To one as sensitive as Pope
, the ...
But what Theobald himself was usually too good-natured or too magnanimous to
do, there were others ready enough to undertake; and soon after the publication
of Shakespeare Restored letters began to appear in the newspapers, pointing ...
<The inscription on the marble scroll of the Shakespeare monument reads as
follows: The Cloud capt Tow'rs, The Gorgeous Palaces The Solemn Temples,
The Great Globe itself, Yea all which it Inherit, Shall Dissolve; And like the
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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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