Արդյունքներ 44–ի 1-ից 5-ը:
I wrote most of the Iliad fast , a great deal of it on journeys , from the little pocket
Homer on that shelf there ; and often forty or fifty verses on a morning in bed . The
same . The Dunciad cost me as much pains as any thing I ever wrote . The same
He has several things that he will scarce publish , and a good deal that he will .
— The same . [ He at the same time spoke very highly of his Dissertation on the
English History , and that on Parties , and called him absolutely “ the best writer of
You know I don't deal much in hyperboles . I quite think him what I say.The same .
Addison had Budgel , and I think Philips , in the house with him . Gay they would
call one of my eleves . They were angry with me for keeping so much with Dr.
... known that Mr. Tickell was publishing the first book of the Iliad , I met Dr. Young
in the street , and upon our falling into that şubject , the Doctor expressed a great
deal of surprise at Tickell's having had such a translation so long by him .
I never could speak in public ; and I do not believe that if it was a set thing , I
could give an account of any story to twelve friends together ; though I could tell it
to any three of them with a great deal of pleasure . When I was to appear for the ...
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