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“Longinus, in his Reflexions, has given us the same kind of sublime, “which he
observes in the several passages that occasioned them: I cannot “but take notice
that our English author has after the same manner exem“plify'd several of the ...
In verity, the whole story of the libel is a lye ; witness those persons of integrity,
who several years before Mr. Addison's decease, did see and approve of the said
verses, in no wise a libel, but a friendly rebuke sent privately in our author's own ...
... Besaleel, it carries forgery in the very name; nor is it, as the others are, a
surname. Thou may'st depend upon it, no such authors ever lived: all: phantoms.
Scribl. WER. 128. joseph Gay, a fićtitious mame put by Curl before several
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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