An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope, Vol. 2 of 2 (Classic Reprint)

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FB&C Limited, Apr 30, 2018 - History - 434 pages
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The tale to which this is the Prologue, has been versified by Dryden; and is supposed to have been Of Chaucer's own contrivance: as is also the elegant V isionn of the Flower and the Leaf, which has received new graces from the spirited and harmonious Dryden. It is to his Fables, though wrote in his Old that Dry den will owe his immortality and among them, particularly, to Palamon and Arcite, Sigismunda and Guiscardo, Theodore and Honoria; and.

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