Title: Essays on Wit No. 2
Author: Richard Flecknoe and Joseph Warton
Release Date: February 8, 2005 [EBook #14973]
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Joseph Warton was an important contributor to the dynamic literary activity in the Age of Johnson (1740-1800). His aggressive endorsement of the imagination and his refusal to accept the authority of ...
It is common for the brothers Joseph and Thomas Warton to be regarded as a single phenomenon, and to speak of "the Wartons" has a certain justice. They sustained an affectionately close relationship t...