Արդյունքներ 24–ի 1-ից 5-ը:
from the manuscript may be considered as preferable to the original itself ; for
where information on the same subject lies scattered and unconnected , and
sometimes repeated , its completeness will be apt to escape from those who
In the beginning of my translating the Iliad , I wished any body would hang me a
hundred times . The same . It sat so heavily on my mind at first , that I often used
to dream of it ; and do so sometimes still . When I fell into the method of
This made so strong an impression upon me , that I sometimes dream of it still ; of
being engaged in that translation , of having got about half way through it , and
being embarrassed , and under dread of never completing it . If I had not ...
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 ...
Pluche , it is true , has a peculiar simplicity in his scheme ; but it should be
considered that simplicity may serve falsehood as truth : though it is always
beautiful , it is sometimes fallacious .-- The same , There is scarce any work of
mine in which ...
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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