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Joseph Warton
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Born in Dunsfold, Surrey
Born on 0st of April 1722
Died on 23rd of February 1800

Born 1722. Died 1800 - English literary critic.

Educated at Oriel College, Oxford. Best known for his classical translations and critical works. Works included an edition of Virgil (1753) and Essay on Pope.

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