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Rodrigo, the chief personage of the Perfidious Brother, a play written between T.
and a Watchmaker. (This tragedy was published in 17153$ being "by Mr.
Theobald." The following year Henry Meystayer, a watchmaker, published a
1 20 Round him much Embryo, much Abortion lay, Much future Ode, and
abdicated Play; Nonsense precipitate, like running Lead, That slip'd thro' Cracks
and Zig-zags of the Head; All that on Folly Frenzy could beget, 1 25 Fruits of dull
George I paid a visit to the theatre to see Cibber's play "and seem'd to be mightily
pleas'd." — Some Cursory Remarks on the Play call'd the Man-Juror, 1718, p. 29.
In the Public Record Office (S.P. 35/ ' ' /33) there is a letter of Cibber's to 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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