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Written in Latin
By CLAUDIUS QUILLET.

Made English
By N. ROW E, Efq; & c.

Pulchra faciat te prole Parentem.

LONDON:

Printed for A. BELL, J. DARBY, A. BETTESWORTH,

E. CURLI, J. PEMBERTON, C. RIVINGTON, J. HOOKE, R, CRUTTENDEN, T. Cox, F, CLAY, J. BATTLEY, and E. SYMON. M. DCC. XX.

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PREFACE

HOPE we need not make any ApoIS logy for endeavouring to do Justice

to so Useful and Beautiful a Poem, as the CALLIPÆDIA. The Subject is certainly very noble, and of great Importance to Mankind; and the Poet has handled it in a way not at all offensive to Decency and good Manners. He seems to have taken in all that was necessary to make his Work complete, and industrioully declin'd running out too far upon so nice a Subje&. His Pre. cepts are plain and short, as they ought to be ; but his Illustrations are always full of Reason and Philosophy, and turn’d with the

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