The Poems of Dryden, Vol. 3 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Poems of Dryden, Vol. 3 T is with a poet as with a man who defigns to build, and is very exae't, as he fuppofes, in calling up the cod beforehand; but, generally (peaking, he is mifiaken in his account, and reckons ibort in the expence be 111 intended he alters his mind as the work proceeds, and will have this or that convenience more, of which he had not thought when he began. 80 has it happen ed to me a I have built a benfe, where I intended but a lodge a yet with better fuccefs than a certain nobleman, who, beginning with a dog-kennel, never lived to finiﬂt the palace he had contrived. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 334 pages
- 152 x 229 x 18mm | 449g
- 22 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 88 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white