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fortunate than altogether to escape those pestilences of the Literary Garden, still shall they not droop, while fostered by the dews of Public patronage: the Public alone shall decide their

fate; bidding them wither beneath the freezing skies of their neglect, or flourish in the vivifying sunshine of their favour.

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