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... or not, best appears from his own testimony the year following its publication, in
these words: Mr. A D D 1 so N, FR E E H ol D E R, N° 4o. “When I consider myself
as a British freeholder, I am in a particular “manner pleased with the labours of ...
“As “to my learning, everybody knows that “the whole bench of Bishops, not long “
ago, were pleased to give me a purse “ of guineas, for discovering the errone“ous
translations of the Common-prayer “ in Portuguese, Spanish, French, Ita“lian, ...
Nevertheless I have heard our author own, that this part of his Poem was (as it
frequently happens) what cost him most trouble and pleased him least; but that
he hoped it was excusable, since levelled at such as understand no delicate
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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