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homme”; but it never admitted of any doubt but that the Hero of the little Epic
should not be so. Hence, to the advantage of our Dunciad, we may observe how
much juster the Moral of that Poem must needs be, where so important a
question is ...
in the late spurious editions, by I can't tell what Sham-hero, or Phantom: But it
was not so easy to impose on HIM whom this egregious error most of all
concerned. For no sooner had the fourth book laid open the high and swelling
scene, but he ...
Now (shame to Fortune!) an ill Run at Play Blank'd his bold visage, and a thin
Third day: 115 Swearing and supperless the Hero sate, Blasphem'd his Gods, the
Dice, and damn'd his Fate. Then gnaw'd his pen, then dash'd it on the ground, ...
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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