Note 062
From Chapter 20 of the Decline & Fall

See Lowth, de Sacra Poesi Hebraerum Praelect. xxi. p. 289-293. In the examination of the fourth eclogue, the respectable bishop of London has displayed learning, taste, ingenuity, and a temperate enthusiasm, which exalts his fancy without degrading his judgment.

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