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I once got deep into Grævius , and was taken greatly with it ; so far , as to write a
treatise in Latin , collected from the writers in Grævius , on the old buildings in
Rome . It is now in Lord Oxford's hands , and has been so these fifteen years .
Addison was the best company in the world . I never knew any body that had so
much wit as Congreve . Sir Richard Steele was a very good - natured man ; and
Dr. Garth a very worthy one . - Lady M. ( at Rome ) . [ Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
. ] ...
It was usual for him to say , that if there was any such thing as religion , it was
among the Roman catholics . He died a papist ( as I was assured by Mr. Blount ,
who carried the father to him in his last hours ) ; probably from the greater efficacy
He has also wrote several strictures on the Roman af . fairs ( something like what
Montesquieu published afterwards ) , among which there are many excellent
observations . - The same . Hutcheson is a very odd man , and a very bad writer ...
As the first after my coming up approached for admittance , St. Peter asked his
name , and then his religion ; I am a Roman catholic , replied the spirit . Go in
then , says St. Peter , and sit down in those seats there on the right hand . The
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