'a Libel on Dr Delany and a Certain Great Lord'

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"[start of this passage found in database entries 9840-2] "I cou"d not avoid remarking to the Dean, that notwithstanding the Friendship Mr [italics] Pope [end italics] professed for Mr [italics] Gay [end italics], he cou"d not forbear a great many Satyrical, or if I might be allowed to say so, envious Remarks on the success of the [italics] Beggar"s Opera [end italics] The Dean very frankly own"d, he did not think Mr [italics] Pope [end italics] was so candid to the Merits of other Writers, as he ought to be. I then ventur"d to ask the Dean, whether he thought the Lines Mr [italics] Pope [end italics] addresses him with, in the Beginning of the [italics] Dunciad [end italics], were any Compliment to him? [italics] viz O Thou! whatever Title please thine Ear. [end italics] "I believe", says he, they were meant as such, but they are very stiff"; - "Indeed, Sir, said I, "he is so perfectly a Master of harmonious Numbers, that had his Heart been in the least affected with his Subject, he must have writ better; How cold, how forc"d, are his Lines to you, compared with yours to him." [italics] Hail happy [end italics] Pope [italics] whose generous Mind. [end italics] Here we see the masterly Poet, and the warm, sincere, generous Friend"

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Pilkington's date of birth was 1708 or 1709.

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Pilkington, Laetitia
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Memoirs of Laetitia Pilkington
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'a Libel on Dr Delany and a Certain Great Lord'

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/76103
Accessed on 2019/11/18 00:18:27

Related place
Ireland
Related people
Pilkington, Laetitia
Related text or manuscript
Memoirs of Laetitia Pilkington
Related place
Ireland
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