Արդյունքներ 17–ի 1-ից 5-ը:
I wrote the law case of the black and white horses with the help of a lawyer : [ and
by what he added it seemed to be the late Master of the Rolls , Fortescue . ] Dr.
Arbuthnot was the sole writer of John Bull , and so was Gay of the Beggar's ...
Philips seemed to have been encouraged to abuse me in coffee - houses and
conversations ; and Gildon wrote a thing about Wycherly , in which he had
abused both me and my relations very grossly . Lord Warwick himself told me
one day ...
When I was to appear for the Bishop of Rochester on his trial , though I had but
ten words to say , and that on a plain easy point ( how that Bishop spent his time
whilst I was with him at Bromley ) , I made two or seemed very three blunders in it
Mr. Pope seemed fond of this opinion . I have heard him mention it several times ,
and he has printed it as well as said it . But I suppose in both he must speak of
writers when they use a borrowed style , and not when they write in their own .
He began Latin and Greek together ( which is the way in schools of the Jesuits ,
and which he seemed to think a good way ) under Bannister , their family priest ,
and who was living ( says he ) not two years ago at Sir Harry Titchburne's .
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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