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" It may be observed that in many of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When he found himself near the end of his work, and in view of his reward, he shortened the labour to snatch the profit. He therefore remits his efforts where he should... "
Eighteenth century essays on Shakespeare: ed. by D. Nichol Smith, M. A. - Page 123
edited by - 1903 - 358 pages
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Mr. Johnson's Preface to His Edition of Shakespear's Plays

Samuel Johnson - 1765 - 72 pages
...his cataftrophe is improbably produced or imperfectly reprefented. He. had no regard to diftinction of time or place, but gives to one age or nation, without fcruple, the cuftoms, inftitutions, and opinions of another, at the expence not only of likelihood,...
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The plays of William Shakespeare, with the corrections and illustr. of ...

William Shakespeare - 1768
...his cataftrophe is improbably produced or imperfectly reprefented. He had no regard to diftinction of time or place, but gives to one age or nation, without fcruple, the cuftoms, inftitutions, and opinions of another, at 'the expence not only of likelihood,...
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The Plays of William Shakespeare: Prefaces. Tempest. Two gentlemen of Verona ...

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, George Steevens - Drama - 1773
...his cataftrophe is improbably produced or imperfectly reprefented. He had no regard to diftinction of time or place, but gives to one age or nation, without fcruple, the cuftoms, inftitutions, and opinions of another, at the expence not only of likelihood,...
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Miscellaneous and fugitive pieces [chiefly of Johnson, ed. by T. Davies].

Samuel Johnson - 1774
...his Cataftrophe is improbably produced or imperfectly reprefented. He had no Regard to Diftinction of Time or Place, but gives to one Age or Nation, without Scruple, the Cuftoms, Inftitutions, and Opinions of another, at the Expence not only of Likelihood, but of Poffibility....
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Miscellaneous and Fugitive Pieces, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson, Thomas Davies - 1774
...his Cataftrophe is improbably produced or imperfectly reprefented. He had no Regard to Diflin&iori of Time or Place, but gives to one Age or Nation, without Scruple, the Cuftoms, Inftitutions, and Opinions of another, at the Expcp.cc not only of Likelihood, but of PofTibility....
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Miscellaneous and fugitive pieces, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1774
...his Cataftrophe is improbably produced or imperfectly represented. He bad no R.egard to Diftinction of Time or Place, but gives to one Age or Nation, without ticruplc, the Cuftoms, Inftitutions, and Opinions of another, at the Expence not only of Likelfhood,...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: The Adventurer. Philological tracts

Samuel Johnson, Sir John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...his cataftrophe is improbably produced or imperfectly reprefented. He had no regard to diftinction of time or place, but gives to one age or nation, without fcruple, the cuftoms, inftitutions, and opinions of another, at the expence not only of likelihood,...
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Dramatic Writings of Will. Shakespeare

William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, John Bell, George Steevens - 1788
...of his plays the latter part is evidently neglected. When he found himself near the end of his worki and in view of his reward, he shortened the labour...produced, or imperfectly represented. He had no regard, to distinctioir of time or place, but gives to one age or nation, without scruple, the customs, institutions,...
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Elegant extracts: or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose, selected ...

Vicesimus Knox - Literary Criticism - 1790 - 1019 pages
...his cataftropbe is improbably produced or imper? fcftly reprefeiited. He had no regard to diftinftion of time or place, but gives to one age or nation, without fcruple, the cultoms, inftitimons, and opinions of another, at the expencc not only of likelihood,...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes. With the ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1793
...his cataftrophe is improbably produced or imperfectly reprefented. He had no regard to diftinction of time or place, but gives to one age or nation, without fcruple, the cuftoms, inrtitutions, and opinions of another, at the expence not only of likelihood,...
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