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IVelsted.] See Note on verse 295 of this Book. VI rsi 201. But Oldmixon, (je.] Mr.
John Oldmixon (next to Mr. Dennis the most ancient Critick of our Nation) not so
happy as laborious in Poetry, and therefore perhaps characterize by the Taller,
This, this is He, foretold by ancient rhymes, Th' Augustus born to bring Saturnian
times : Beneath his reign, (hall Eusden wear the bays, 320 Cibber prefide Lord-
Chancellor of Plays, B * * sole Judge of Architecture sit, And Namby. REMARKS.
The vast success of it was unprecedented, and almost incredible : What is related
of the wonderful effects of the ancient Music or Tragedy hardly came up to it :
Sophocles and Euripides were less follow'd and famous. It was acted in Lonten ...
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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