The satires of Decimus Junius Juvenalis, tr. into Engl. verse, by mr. Dryden and several other eminent hands. Together with the satires of Aulus Persius Flaccus. With notes. To which is prefix'd a discourse concerning the original and progress of satire. [Another]
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Æneid amongst ancient Aristophanes Augustus Author bear betwixt Brazen Bull call'd Casaubon Catullus chuse cou'd cries Crimes Crœsus Dacier dare Death Decemviri Domitian Ennius Estate ev'n ev'ry Eyes fame Fate Father fear Feast Follies Fool Fortune Friend give Gods Gold Grecian Greek Hands hast Head hear Heav'n Honour Horace imitated Jove Juvenal kind King Learning lewd live Livius Andronicus Lord Lordship Love Lucilius Lust Luxury Manners Master mean Name Nature ne'er Nero never Night Noble Numbers o'er Pacuvius Persius plac'd pleas'd Pleasure Poem Poet Poetry poor Pow'r Praise Pray'r publick Quintilian Rage rais'd Revenge Rich Roman Rome Saturn Satyr Scaliger Sesterces Shame shew shou'd Slave Soul Stoick swear tell thee thing thou art thought Town turn'd us'd Varro Verse Vice Virgil Virtue Wife Wine Words wou'd wou'dst Wretch write Youth
עמוד xv - For great contemporaries whet and cultivate each other: and mutual borrowing and commerce makes the common riches of learning, as it does of the civil government.
עמוד 277 - Tis not, indeed, my talent to 'engage In lofty trifles, or to swell my page With wind and noise...
עמוד xvii - The English have only to boast of Spenser and Milton, who neither of them wanted either genius or learning to have been perfect poets; and yet both of them are liable to many censures.
עמוד lxxxvii - Neither is it true, that this fineness of raillery is offensive. A witty man is tickled while he is hurt in this manner, and a fool feels it not.
עמוד 179 - The greedy merchants, led by lucre, run To the parch'd Indies, and the rising sun ; From thence hot pepper and rich drugs they bear...
עמוד lxxxviii - Absalom is, in my opinion, worth the whole poem: it is not bloody, but it is ridiculous enough; and he, for whom it was intended, was too witty to resent it as an injury.
עמוד xxvii - I had intended to have put in practice, (though far unable for the attempt of such a poem,) and to have left the stage, to which my genius never much inclined me, for a work which would have taken up my life in the performance of it. This too I had intended chiefly for the honour of my native country, to which a poet is particularly obliged.
עמוד lxxxvii - This is the mystery of that noble trade, which yet no master can teach to his apprentice ; he may give the rules, but the scholar is never the nearer in his practice.