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Grub-Street Journal (Newspaper) - March 26, 1730, London, Middlesex J f * .i Cfmtg&ap, MARCH, 26. 1730. In Poets as true Genius is but rare, 'True tafie as feldom is the Critics pare. Pope's Eflay on Criticiim. l}T is 3 happinefs peculiar to the 1 Gentlemen of our Society, that whatever they publifh meets with a good reception > if the account thereof, given by themfelv^ or their book-fel-lers, may be depended upon, ,.wbo are certainly beft quali-> fied to give it. Scarce any v
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