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(b. 1698; d. 1768). An Essay on Popes Translation of Homers Odyssey (1727); Polymetis (1747); Moralities; or, Essays, Letters, Fables, and Translations (1753); an Account of the Life, Character, and Poems of Mr. Blacklock (1754); A Parallel, in the manner of Plutarch, between a most celebrated Man of Florence [Signor Magliabecchi], and one scarce ever heard of in England [Robert Hill] (1758); and Observations, Anec dotes, and Characters of Books and Men (1820). See The Quarterly Review, vol. xxiii.; also, the Life by Singer (1820).