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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 ...
... stories in the several poets I 18 SPENCE'S ANECDOTES.
guages by hunting after the stories in the several poets I read , rather than read
the books to get the languages . ... In these rambles of mine through the poets ,
when I met with a passage or story that pleased me more than ordinary , I used to
The latter was built on a very moving story in the Legend of St. Genevieve . After I
had got acquainted with the town , I resolved never to write any thing for the stage
, though I was solicited by some of my friends to do so , and particularly by ...
It is very true , that in the latter part of his life , when he told a story , he was
always the last to laugh at it , and seldom went beyond a particular easy smile on
any occasion that I remember . The man will never be contented ! He has already
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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