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means nothing: the second is. The Wondrous Tale of
The tale ends on p. 106 ; pp. 107-112 are devoted to let me remind hypercritics tbat Epick is a good sub
Alroy.' With respect to the title of the present poem, Notes. The Rise of Iskander' begins on p. 113, stantive, and as such is admitted into the classical dicand finishes on p. 324. In the B.M. copy, pp. 289- tionary of our language.” 305 of vol. ii. are placed, by a binder's error, after Pp. v-viii give the contents of the First Book, p. 288 of vol. iii. ; while pp. 289-324 of vol, iii. p. vii being misnumbered “iii." After p. 90 is an
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