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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 previously
decided. . But then it is not every Knave, nor (let me add) Fool, that is a fit subjećt
“As Nature (faith this profound Philoso“pher) distinguished our species from the
mute creation by our Risibility, “her design Must have been by that faculty as
evidently to raise our HAP“PINess, as by our os sublime (our ERected faces) to
lift the ...
Sccondly, the brassica must be made use of as a qualifier of the former. It seems
the cabbage was anciently accounted a remedy for drunkenness; a power the
French now ascribe to the onion, and style a soupe made of it, soupe d'Ivrange.
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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