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The first objection I have heard made to the Poem is, that the persons are too
obscure for Satyre. The persons themselves, rather than allow the objection,
would forgive the Satyre ; and if one could be tempted to afford it a serious
answer, were ...
Of Windsor Forest, positive is the judgment of the affirmative Mr. John Denn is, 44
That it is a wretched rhapsody, impudently writ in emulation of ** the Cooper's Hill
of Sir John Denbam. The Author of it is obscure,. * is ambiguous, is affected, ...
The fame of it was not confin'd to the author only ; the Ladies carry 'd about with '
em the favourite songs of it in Fans ; and houses were furnilh'd with it in Screens.
The person who acted Polly, tUi then obscure, became all at once the favourite ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lizpatanders - LibraryThing
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