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Preface to The Persian Princess. y Rodrigo, the chief personage of the Perfidious
Brother, a play written between T. and a Watchmaker. (This tragedy was
published in 1 7 1 5 as being "by Mr. Theobald." The following year Henry
None but thy self can be thy parallel] A marvellous line of Theobald; unless the
Play call'd the Double Falshood be, (as he would have it believed) Shake-
spear's: But whether this line be his or not, he proves Shakespear to have written
as bad ...
George I paid a visit to the theatre to see Cibber's play "and seem'd to be mightily
pleas'd." — Some Cursory Remarks on the Play call'd the Non-Juror, 1718, p. 29.
In the Public Record Office (S.P. 35/ 1 1 /33) there is a letter of Cibber's to the ...
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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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