Արդյունքներ 27–ի 1-ից 5-ը:
I began translating the Iliad in my twenty - fifth year , and it took up that and five
more to finish it . Mr. Dryden , though they always talk of his being hurried so
much , was as long in translating Virgil . Indeed , he wrote plays and other things
in the ...
I followed every where as my fancy led me , and was like a boy gathering flowers
in the woods and fields , just as they fall in his way ; and these five or six years I
still look upon as the happiest part of my life . — The same . In these rambles of ...
[ Those five or six years , from about thirteen to twenty , were all poetical : he was
then diverting himself wholly in wandering through the poets and the better sort of
critics , who showed and set off the beauties in the former . ] The little copy of ...
I used to study five or six hours a day for two years , in my father's library , and so
got that language whilst every body thought I was reading nothing but novels and
romances . The same . I do not remember that there was any such thing as two ...
Addison usually studied all the morning ; then met his party at Button's ; dined
there , and stayed five or six hours , and sometimes far into the night . The same .
I was of the company for about a year * , but found it too much for me : it hurt my ...
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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