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SCRIBL. <P.W. For Sir Francis Page, the notorious "hanging judge," see Biog.
App. The second half of this note appeared, with some slight differences, in 1743.
*} 31. Mad Mathesis] Alluding to the strange Conclusions some Mathematicians ...
The Poet gives him no particular name; being unwilling, I presume, to offend or
do injustice to any, by celebrating one only with whom this character agrees, in
preference to so many who equally deserve it. Scribl. P.W. <The note suggests
Scribl. P.W. 624. The Venal quiet, and intrance the Dull] It would be a Problem
worthy the solution of Aristarchus himself, (and perhaps not of less importance
than some of those weighty questions so long and warmly disputed amongst ...
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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
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