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I once had a thought of writing such , and talked it over with Gay , but other things
came in my way and took me off from it . The same . If I am a good poet ( for in
truth I do not know whether I am or not , but if I should be a good poet ) there is
On his meeting me there one day in particular , he took me aside , and said , he
should be glad to dine with me at such a tavern , if I would stay till these people
were gone ( Budgell and Philips ) . We went accordingly ; and after dinner Mr.
The Duke in his answer said , that he took the application that had been made of
it as a sign of the malice of the town against himself , and well satisfied that it was
not meant for him.-Mr. Pope . I never could speak in public ; and I do not believe ...
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 ...
When I had done with my priests , I took to reading by myself , for which I had a
very great eagerness and enthusiasm , especially for poetry ; and in a few years I
had dipped into a great number of the English , French , Italian , Latin , and Greek
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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