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You know I love short inscriptions , and that may be one reason why I like the
epitaph * of the Count of Mirandola so well . Some time ago I made a parody of it
for a man of a very opposite character . “ Here lies Lord Coningsby ; be civil : “
I believe there may , a good deal ; but , with all that , there certainly is not any of
the ancients who reasons so well as Mr. Locke . The same . In my first setting out ,
I never read any art of logic or rhetoric . I met with Locke : he was quite insipid to ...
... Steele was a very good - natured man ; and Dr. Garth a very worthy one . -
Lady M. ( at Rome ) . [ Lady Mary Wortley Montagu . ] When I was young I was a
vast admirer of Ovid's Metamorphoses , and that was one of the chief reasons
that set ...
of the chief reasons that set me upon the thoughts of stealing the Latin language ,
Mr. Wortley was the only person to whom I communicated my design ; and he
encouraged me in it . I used to study five or six hours a day for two years , in my ...
You shall see what a goddess he made of me in them , though he makes such a
devil of me in his writings afterwards , without any reason that I know of . - The
same . [ Several of them were on common subjects , and one in particular was
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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