Ben Jonson Quote

His opinion of verses.
That he wrote all his first in prose, for so his master Camden had learned him. That verses stood by sense without either colours or accent; which yet other times he denied.


Conversations with William Drummond of Hawthornden (1711)

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His opinion of verses. That he wrote all his first in prose, for so his master Camden had learned him. That verses stood by sense without either...

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His opinion of verses. That he wrote all his first in prose, for so his master Camden had learned him. That verses stood by sense without either...

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His opinion of verses. That he wrote all his first in prose, for so his master Camden had learned him. That verses stood by sense without either...

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His opinion of verses. That he wrote all his first in prose, for so his master Camden had learned him. That verses stood by sense without either...