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Title; E270|        ON VIRGIL

OnVirgil-prose1;   E270|        Sacred Truth has pronounced that Greece & Rome as Babylon &
OnVirgil-prose2;   E270|        Egypt: so far from being parents of Arts & Sciences as they
OnVirgil-prose3;   E270|        pretend: were destroyers of all Art. Homer Virgil & Ovid confirm
OnVirgil-prose4;   E270|        this opinion & make us reverence The Word of God, the only light
OnVirgil-prose5;   E270|        of antiquity that remains unperverted by War. Virgil in the
OnVirgil-prose6;   E270|        Eneid Book VI line 848 says Let others study Art: Rome has
OnVirgil-prose7;   E270|        somewhat better to do, namely War & Dominion
OnVirgil-prose8;   E270|        Rome & Greece swept Art into their maw & destroyd it a
OnVirgil-prose9;   E270|        Warlike State never can produce Art. It will Rob & Plunder &
OnVirgil-prose10; E270|        accumulate into one place, & Translate & Copy & Buy & Sell &
OnVirgil-prose11; E270|        Criticise, but not Make.
OnVirgil-prose12; E270|        Mathematic Form is Eternal in the Reasoning Memory. Living
OnVirgil-prose13; E270|        Form is Eternal Existence.
OnVirgil-prose14; E270|        Grecian is Mathematic Form
OnVirgil-prose15; E270|        Gothic is Living Form

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