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+ Mr. Thomas Ballow was authour of an excellent TreaTISE OF EQUITY , printed
anonymously in 1742 , and lately republished with very valuable additions , by
John Fonblanque , Esq . See Gentleman's Magazine , for 1782 , and Hawkins's ...
Mr. Mickle , the excellent translator of “ The Lusiad , ” was there . I have preserved
little of the conversation of this evening . Dr. Johnson said , “ Thomson bad a true
poetical genius , the power of viewing every thing in poetical light . His fault is ...
... very excellent Essay on the Learning of Shakespeare is addressed ; and Dr.
Harwood , who has written and published various works ; particularly a fantastical
translation of the New Testament , in modern phrase , and with a Socinian twist .
Do we not judge of the drunken wit of the dialogue between Iago and Cassio the
most excellent in its kind , when we are quite sober ? Wit is wit , by whatever
means it is produced ; and , if good , will appear so at all times . I admit that the
As à proof of Dr. Johnson's extraordinary powers of composition , it appears from
the original manuscript of this excellent dissertation , of which he dictated the first
eight paragraphs on the 10th of May , and the remainder on the 13th , that there ...
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