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... lament the Reverend Thomas Warton , and the Reverend Dr. Adams , Mr. Warton , amidst his variety of genius and learning , was an excellent Biographer .
13 had been collected with the same attention , the whole tenor of what he uttered would have been found equally excellent .
... by which I might have appeared to have more merit in the execution of the work , I have resolved to adopt and enlarge upon the excellent plan of Mr.
Mason's Life of Gray is excellent , because it is interspersed with letters which show us the man . His Life of Whitehead is not a life at all , for there ...
The late Dr. Taylor , Prebendary of Westminster , who was educated under him , told me , that he was an excellent master , and that his ushers were most of ...
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The physical copy I possess is a beautiful restored edition given to me by my grandfather. The copy I actually experienced, to my shame, is the Naxos Audiobook. The merest fragments, but enjoyable. Read full review