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"Tho' each great ancient court thee to his shrine, "Tho' ev'ry laurel thro' the dome
be thine, "Go to the good and just, an awful train! " Thy soul's delight. Recorded in
like manner for his virtuous disposition, and gentle 5 bearing, by the ingenious ...
Thus dirty Knaves or chatt'ring Fools, Strung up by dozens in Ay Lay, Teach more
by half than Dennis' rules And point Instruction ev'ry way. With Egypt'* art thy pen
may strive One potent drop let this but shed, And ev'ry Rogue that stunk alive ...
310 Led by my hand, he saunter'd Europe round, And gather'd ev'ry Vice on
Christian ground; Saw ev'ry Court, heard ev'ry King declare His royal Sense, of
Op'ra's or the Fair; The Stews and Palace equally explor'd, 315 Intrigu'd with glory
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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
The Dunciad Variorum with the Prolegomena of Scriblerus i
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