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Something like this is in Homer, II. 10. ver. 220. of Diomed. Two different manners
of the same author in his Similes, are also imitated in the two following; the first of
the Bailiff, is short, unadorn'd, and (as the Critics well know) from familiar life; ...
The Homer which Lintot prints, does not talk like Homer, but like Pope; and he
who translated him one wou'd swear had a 10 Hill in Tipperaty for his Parnassus,
and a puddle in some Bog for his Hippocrene. (m) He has no Admirers among ...
Alexander Pope James Runcieman Sutherland. naturally into it, that he hath
burlesqu'd Homer without designing it. (/) Mr. POPEtrick'd his Subscribers. 'Tis
indeed somewhat bold, and almost prodigious, for a single man to undertake
such a ...
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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
The Dunciad Variorum with the Prolegomena of Scriblerus I
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