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he shall have found them out, he will probably know no more of the persons than before.

Yet we judgd it better to preserve them as they are, than to change them for fictitious names; by which the satire would only be multiplied, and applied to many instead of one.

Had the hero, for instance, been called Codrus, how many would have affirmed him to have been Mr. T. Mr. E, Sir R. B. &c. but now all that unjust scandal is saved by calling him by a name, which by good luck happens to be that of a real person,

II.

A LIST of

BOOKS, PAPERS, and VERSES, In which our Author was abused, before the Pub

lication of the DUNCIAD; with the true Names of the Authors.

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EFLECTIONS critical and satirical on

a late Rhapsody, called An Essay on Criticism. By Mr. Dennis, printed by B. Lintot, price 6d.

A New Rehearsal, or Bays the younger; containing an Examen of Mr. Rowe's plays, and a word or two on Mr. Pope's Rape of the Lock. Anon,

[by Charles Gildon) printed for J. Roberts, 1714) price is.

Homerides, or a Letter to Mr. Pope, occafioned by his intended translation of Homer. By Sir Iliad Dogrel. [Tho. Burnet and G. Ducket efquires printed for W. Wilkins, 1715, price 9d.

Æsop at the Bear-garden; a vision, in imitation of the Temple of Fame, by Mr. Preston. Sold by John Morphew, 1715. price 6d.

· The Catholic Poet, or Protestant Barnaby's Sorrowful Lamentation; a Ballad about Homer's Iliad. By Mrs. Centlivre, and others, 1715. price id.

An Epilogue to a Puppet-fhew at Bath, concerna ing the said Iliad. By George Ducket esq. printed by E. Curl.

A complete Key to the What d'ye call it. Anon. [by Griffin a player, supervised by Mr. Th—] pristed by J. Roberts, 1715.

A true character of Mr. P. and his writings, in a letter to a friend. Anon, [Dennis) printed for S, Popping, 1716. price 3d.

The confederates, a Farce. By Joseph Gay [J. D. Breval] printed for R. Burleigh, 17773 price is.

Remarks upon Mr. Pope's translation of Homer; with two letters concerning the Windsor Foreft, and the Temple of Fame. By Mr. Dennis, printed. for E. Cur!, 1717, price is d.

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Satyrs on the translators of Homer, Mr. P. and Mr. T. Anon. (Bez. Morris]' 1717, price 6d.

The Triumvirate : or, a Letter from Palæmon to Celia at Bath. Anon. [Leonard Welfted) 1711, Folio, price 15.

The Battle of Poets, an heroic poem. By Tho. Cooke, printed for J. Roberts, Folio, 1725.

Memoirs of Lilliput. Anon. (Eliza Haywood] ođavo, printed in 1727.

An Effay on Criticism, in prose. By the Author of the Critical History of England (J. Oldmixon] octavo, printed 1728.

Gulliveriana and Alexandriana; with an ample preface and critique on Swift and Pope's Miscellanies. By Jonathan Smedley, printed by J. Roberts, octavo, 1728.

Characters of the Times; or, an account of the writings, characters, &c. of several gentlemen libelled by Sand

Pin a late Miscellany, octavo, 1728.

Remarks on Mr. Pope's Rape of the Lock, in letters to a friend. By Mr. Dennis ; written in 17240 though not printed till 1728, octavo.

Verses, Letters, Elays, or Advertisements, in the public

Prints.

British Journal, Nov, 25, 1727.

A Letter on

Swift and Pope's Miscellanies. [Writ by M. Cono canen.]

Daily Journal, March 18, 1728. A Letter by Philo-mauri. James-Moore Smith.

Id. March 29. A Letter about. Therfites ; ac. cusing the author of disaffection to the Govern. ment. By James-Moore Smith.

Mift's Weekly Journal, March 30. An Essay on the Arts of a Poet's finking in reputation; or, a Supplement to the art of finking in Poetry. (Supposed by Mr. Theobald.]

Daily Journal, April 3. A Letter under the name of Philo-ditto. By James-Moore Smith.

Flying Post, April 4. A Letter against Gulliver and Mr. P. [by Mr. Oldmixon.]

Daily Journal, April 5. An Auction of Goods at Twickenham. By James Moore Smith.

The Flying Post, April 6. A Fragment of a Treatise opon Swift and Pope. By Mr. Oldmixon.

The Senator, April 9. On the same. By Edward Roome,

Daily Journal, April 8. Advertisement by Jamesa Moore Smith.

Flying Post, April 13. Verses against Dr. Swift, and against Mr. P--'s Homer. By J. Oldmixon.

Daily Journal, April 23, Letter about the translation of the character of Thersites in Homer. By Thomas Cooke, som

Mift's Weekly Journal, April 27.' A Letter of Lewis Theobald.

Daily Journal, May 11. A Letter against Mr. P. at large. Anon. [John Dennis.].

All these were afterwards reprinted in a pamphlet, entituled A Collection of all the Verfes, Efsays, Letters, and Advertisements occafioned by Mr. Pope and Swift's Miscellanies, prefaced by Conca. nen, Anonymous, octavo, and printed fo: A. Moore, 1728, price is. Others of an elder date, having lain as waste Paper many years, were, upon the publication of the Dunciad, brought out, and their Authors betrayed by the mercenary Booksellers (in hope of some posibility of vending a few) by advertising them in this manner " The Confederates, a “ farce: By Capt. Breval (for which he was put “ into the Dunciad.) An Epilogue to Powel's

Puppet show.' By Col. Ducket (for which he is “put into the Dunciad.) Essays, &c. By Sir r. Richard Blackmore. (N. B. It was for a passage « of this book that Sir Richard was put into the • Dunciad.)” And fo of others.

After the Dunciad, 1728.

An Essay on the Dunciad. O&avo, printed for J. Roberts. [In this book, p. 9. it was formally declared, “ That the complaint of the aforela.d

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