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for obtaining an Accurate Rapin's Rules of Style.
Of Obscurity in Writing.
Frerich Writers not a Rule in
With Brief Observations interspersed thro' the Whole, on
By Mr. JOHN CONSTABLE,
Long and uniform discourse,
with a series of abstract Rules, I soon tires and fatigues the Reader. · Especially if you add the frequent Definitions, Divihons, and Terms of Art, which have naturally place in such a discourse ; and above all, the tedious Accuracy of Analytical Tables, and the like Schemes. A meer distinction of Chapters ferves but little in so dry a method of reasoning, and does not sufficiently unbend the application. The Reader is apt to be dissatisfied with hearing