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Martinus Scriblerus Lectori S. BEFORE we present thee with our Exercitations on
the most delectable Poem of the Dunciad (drawn from the many volumes of our
Adversaria on modern Authors) we shall here, according to the laudable usage ...
I*5c For thee I dim these eyes, and stuff this head. With all such reading as was
never read ;. For thee supplying, in the worst of days, Notes to dull books, and
prologues to dull plays j For thee explain a thing till all men doubt it, "."'"□ 170
135 A second fee, by meeker manners known, And modest as the maid that sips
alone : From the strong fate of drams if thou get free, Another Durfey, Ward ! shall
sing in thee. Thee shall each Ale-house, thee each Gill-house mourn, 140 And ...
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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