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"But in the last spurious editions of the Singing Psalms the word read is "changed
into men. I say spurious editions, because not only here, but quite "throughout the
whole book of Psalms, are strange alterations, all for the "worse! And yet the ...
Then mount the Clerks, and in one lazy tone Thro' the long, heavy, painful page
drawl on; Soft creeping, words on words, the sense compose, At ev'ry line they
stretch, they yawn, they doze. 390 As to soft gales top-heavy pines bow low Their
To stick the Doctor's Chaii into the Throne, Give law to Words, or war with Words
alone, Senates and Courts with Greek and Latin rule, And turn the Council to a
Grammar School! 180 For sure, if Dulness sees a grateful Day, Gondomar the ...
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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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