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<"If the Translation of Ancient Poets is < airy VI on but a little farther at the Rate
that it has been in that of HOMER arid OVID; why then we may expect, that in a
very short Time, the Names of the Ancient Poets will sink as vilely low, as those of
In ancient Sense if any needs will deal, Be sure I give them Fragments, not a
Meal; 230 What Gellius or Stobaeus hash'd before, Or chew'd by blind old
Scholiasts o'er and o'er. The critic Eye, that microscope of Wit, 231 hash'd] cook'd
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P.W. <Atys was an ancient King of Lydia. Cecrops, who is credited with being the
founder of Athens, came from Egypt. — Mahomet "made his friends believe, that ..
. a white pigeon, which came to pick grains of corn in his ear, was the Angel ...
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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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