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" But, to let pass all further arguments from words and language, to me the very matter and business of the Letters sufficiently discovers them to be an imposture. What force of wit and spirit in the style, what lively painting of humour, some fancy they... "
The Works of Richard Bentley - Page 80
by Richard Bentley, Sir Isaac Newton - 1836
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A history of English critical terms

Jeremiah Wesley Bray - Criticism - 1898 - 345 pages
...fortune to which it is subject, for the delight and instruction of mankind. 1668. DRYDEN, XV., p. 292. What force of wit and spirit in the style, what lively...they discern there, I will not examine nor dispute. 1699. BENTLEY, II., p. 78. Correct the redundancy of humours, and chasten the exuberance of conceit...
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The Battle of the Books

Jonathan Swift, Sir William Temple, William Wotton, Charles Boyle Earl of Orrery, Richard Bentley - Epistles of Phalaris - 1908 - 312 pages
...RICHARD BENTLEY [I697] [pp. 55-63] XV BUT to let pass all further arguments from words and knguage, to me the very matter and business of the letters...examine nor dispute : but methinks little sense and judgement is shewn in the ground-work and subject of them. What an improbable and absurd story is that...
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Critical Essays of the Seventeenth Century ...

Joel Elias Spingarn - Criticism - 1908 - 15 pages
...youth, was not published until 1739. 3 Dissertation on the Epistles of Phalaris, ed. 1816, p. 361 : ' What force of wit and spirit in the style, what lively...they discern there, I will not examine nor dispute.' Renaissance, first brought to a head by Giraldi Cinthio and the disputants in the Tasso and Guarini...
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Critical Essays of the Seventeenth Century, Vol. I 1605-1650

J.E.Spingarn - 1908
...youth, was not published until 1739. 3 Dissertation on the Epistles of Phalaris, ed. 1816, p. 361 : ' What force of wit and spirit in the style, what lively...they discern there, I will not examine nor dispute.' Renaissance, first brought to a head by Giraldi Cinthio and the disputants in the Tasso and Guarini...
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