Արդյունքներ 17–ի 1-ից 5-ը:
In translating both the Iliad and Odyssey , my usual method was to take
advantage of the first heat , and then to correct each book , first , by the original ,
next by other translations , and lastly , to give it a reading for the versification only.
As I had a vast memory , and was sickly and so full of application , had I chanced
to have been of the religion of the country I was born in , and been bred at the
usual places of education , I should probably have written something on that ...
For some time he wrote a play ( at least ) every year ; but in those days ten broad
pieces was the usual highest price for a play ; and if they got 501. more in the
acting , it was reckoned very well . -The same . His Virgil was one of the first
Butyou will drink a glass of wine with me , though you supped so much before
your usual time , only to spare my pocket . ” — “ No , we had rather talk with you
than drink with you . " Sir ; — “ But if you had supped with. Let me * There is
This was all said and done with his usual seriousness on such occasions : and in
spite of every thing we could say to the contrary , he actually obliged us to take
the money .-- Mr . Pope . 1742. Rollin has writ a letter very full of compliments to ...
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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