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My mother is much better this Summer than ought to be not having seen. Mrs Knight; 0 that I am sick every other day as usual this day for one : but muly & always,
Your most affectionate
Published as the Act directs from the Drigined Jan 1806
GENIUS AND WRITINGS
IN TWO VOLUMES.
By JOSEPH WARTON, D. D.
THE FIFTH EDITION, CORRECTED.
To which is now added,
AN INDE X.
Satyra quidem tota nostra est: in qua primus insignem laudem adeptus est
Printed by Thomas Maiden, Sherbourn-Lane, Lombard-Street,
FOR W. J. AND J. RICHARDSON; OTRIDGE AND SON; J. WALKER;
I cannot omit to return
return you my
for your very obliging present, from the Jerizal of which Than esived quat pleasure as well as information. -ought perhaps & regut that so valuable a piece of criticism was not sooner communicated If the world; but, in another light, I confess I must ansider the publication of it at the present moment as a fortivate circumstance, for the interests of taste and
d good letters. I am in hopes may from a timely antidote & that
poison, (weet wet poison, and suited, Ipear too well, :tooth, ) with which we have been lately overflound
Under the shelter of your authority,
& avow an
-opinion, that Poetry is not confined Briming
complets, and that it's greatest powers
22 Jan 19 1782.
I am, Sir, with real respect,
Your most obedient humble Sewart