See also:English publisher, was
See also:born at Southwater,
See also:Sussex, on the 1st of
See also:December 1675, and started business as a publisher in
See also:London about 1698 . He published for many of the leading writers of the
See also:day, notably
See also:Steele, Gay and
See also:Pope . The latter's Rape of the
See also:Lock in its
See also:form was first published in
See also:Miscellany, and Lintot subsequently issued Pope's
See also:translation of the Iliad and the joint translation of the Odyssey by Pope,
See also:Fenton and
See also:Broome . Pope quarrelled with Lintot with regard to the supply of
See also:free copies of the latter translation to the author's subscribers, and in 1728 satirized the publisher in the Dunciad, and in 1735 in the Prologue to the Satires, though he does not appear to have had any serious grievance .
WILLIAM JAMES LINTON (1812-1897)
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