Each of the seven sermons in this edition has a topic, and an introductory verse quotation: from Young
, and Pope
's repeated claims to...
Intertextuality and Influence
This novel is well supplied with quotations: Macpherson
on the title-page and Robert Blair
(The Grave) to open the first volume, with Shakespeare
for the succeeding volumes. It opens...
March 1743: Robert Blair published his didactic poem...
Writing climate item
published his didacticpoem of death-inflectedsensibility entitled The Grave.