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Of the various exasperating circumstances that may have induced Pope to
change his tactics, the appearance in 1726 of Lewis Theobald's Shakespeare
Restored1 probably weighed most heavily with him. To one as sensitive as Pope,
But what Theobald himself was usually too good-natured or too magnanimous to
do, there were others ready enough to undertake; and soon after the publication
of Shakespeare Restored letters began to appear in the newspapers, pointing ...
That accurate and punctual Man of Letters, the Restorer of Shakespeare,
constantly observes the preservation of this very Letter e, in spelling the Name of
his beloved Author, and not like his common careless Editors, with the omission
of one, ...
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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
The Dunciad Variorum with the Prolegomena of Scriblerus i
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