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experiment again, of getting a great part of a book done by Affst- u ants, least
those extraneous parts should unhappily ascend to the^a^- " lime, and retard the
declension of the whole." Behold ! these Un- derlings are become good writers !
Heav'ns ! what a pyle ? whole ages perish there. Vi*'« 5?- rtr *'» wr Ot"" im^lJ' '"
vision true . , Tb-t mental eye, for thou bast rr.mb to view. J This has a
resemblance to that passage in Milton, I. II. where the Angel, To nobler fights from
325 While Wren with sorrow to the grave descends, Gay dies un-pension'd with a
hundred Friends, Hibernian Politicks, O Swift, thy doom, And Pope's, translating
three whole years with Broomc. Proceed great days ! till Learning fly the shore, ...
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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