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According to Warton, Sir Robert Walpole used to relate an anecdote of Sherlock,
who was his contemporary at Eton, "that when some of the Scholars, going to
bathe in the Thames, stood shivering on the Bank, Sherlock plunged in
Barnham (1674-1739). Aiii i47;Biiii53. Master at Eton College for thirty years, and
one of Walpole's writers inThe Daily Courant (Ralph, p. 517; E. Budgell's Bee, in).
Goode was a friend of Theobald ( The Curliad, p. 35) , and of Giles Jacob, who ...
»6o, 1 86, 287, 288, 310, 367, 387, 405 Walker, Richard, Vice-Master of Trinity
College 363, 371, 457 Waller, Edmund, poet,1 imitated 86, 354 Walpole, Horace,
brother of Sir Robert 3 1 1 Walpole, Horace, son of Sir Robert, notes by 350, 351,
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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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