Արդյունքներ 19–ի 1-ից 5-ը:
Authentic works , similar to SPENCE'S ANECDOTES , are precious , not only to
the historian of literature , but of the human mind ; the conversations of the
eminent person will always be found to reflect not only his own character , but an
Poke was well adapted to promote , as well as to record the many conversations
he has preserved for posterity . Pope was “ the god of his idolatry , ” for Pope was
the creator of an epoch in our literature . This period was a transition from one ...
On Parnell's having been introduced into Bolingbroke's company , and his
speaking afterwards of the great pleasure he had in his conversation , Mr.
Addison came out with his old expression , “ If he had but as good a heart as he
has a head !
[ When it was introduced into a conversation between Mr. Tickell and Mr. Pope by
a third person , Tickell did not deny it ; which , considering his honour and zeal for
his departed friend , was the same as owning it . ] Philips seemed to have been ...
The same . [ Dr. Trapp , who was by at the time of this conversation , said that he
wondered how so many people came to imagine that Mr. Pope did not write this
copy of verses till after Addison's death , 10 SPENCE'S ANECDOTES ,
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A collection of anecdotes, mostly collected from Spence's conversations with Pope, but including snippets from many others as well. Most deal with literature, writing, and impressions of ... Read full review