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This foot note contained in document ADMS-04-07-02-0007
5. Prodicus of Ceos, The Judgment of Hercules, a Poem, transl. Robert Lowth, Glasgow, 1743, lines 42–44. The poem was reprinted by Robert Dodsley as “The Choice of Hercules” in A Collection of Poems . . . by Several Hands. There is an edition of Dodsley's Collection, 6 vols., London, 177–, with JQA 's bookplate, at MQA.