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" Every true critic is a hero born, descending in a direct line, from a celestial stem by Momus and Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tigellius, who begat Etcaetera the elder ; who begat Bentley, and Rymer, and Wotton, and Perrault, and Dennis, who begat... "
The life of Richard Bentley: with an account of his writings and anecdotes ... - Page 94
1833
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D., Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin

Jonathan Swift, Thomas Sheridan, John Nichols - 1801
...noblest sort is that of the TRUE CRITICK, whose original is the most ancient of all. Every truecritick is a hero born, descending in a direct line from a...Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tigellius, who begat Etcaetera the elder ; who begat Bentley, and Rymer, and Wotton, and Perranlt, and Dennis; who begat...
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A tale of a tub. The battle of the books [and essays

Jonathan Swift, Thomas Sheridan, John Nichols - 1801
...noblest sort is that of the TRUE CRITICK, whose original is the most ancient of all. Every truecritick is a hero born, descending in a direct line from a...Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tigellius, who begat Etcaetera the elder ; who begat Bentley, and Rymer, and Wotton, and Perrault, and Dennis; who begat...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift, D.D. ...: With Notes ..., Volume 2

Jonathan Swift, Thomas Sheridan, John Nichols - Literary Criticism - 1808
...noblest sort is that of the TRUE CRITICK, whose original is the most ancient of all. Every true Critick is a hero born, descending in a direct line from a celestial stem by Mom vis and Ilybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tigellius, who begat begat Etcaetera the elder ; who...
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A tale of a tub,: written for the universal improvement of mankind. To which ...

Jonathan Swift, William Wotton - 1811 - 322 pages
...farther of them, would not be at all to my purpose. The third, and noblest sort, is that of the THUE CRITIC, whose original is the most ancient of all....Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tigellius, who begat Etcalern the elder, who begat Bentley and Rymer, and Wotton, and Perrault, and Dennis, who begat Etcatera...
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A Tale of a Tub: Written for the Universal Improvement of Mankind. To which ...

Jonathan Swift, William Wotton - English literature - 1812 - 234 pages
...utterly extinct ; and besides, to discourse any farther of them would not be at all to my purpose. The third and noblest sort is that of the TRUE CRITIC,...Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tigellius, who begat Etcastera the elder ; who begat Bentley, and Rymer, and Wotton, and Perrault, and Dennis ; who begat...
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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift...

Jonathan Swift, Thomas Sheridan - 1812
...utterly extinct ; and besides, to discourse any farther of them would not be at all to my purpose. The third and noblest sort is that of the TRUE CRITIC,...stem by Momus and Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tigellins, who begat Etcaetera the elder ; who begat Bentley, and Rymer, and Wotton, and Perrault,...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Tale of a tub. Battle of the books. Polite ...

Jonathan Swift, Sir Walter Scott - 1814
...ages utterly extinct; and besides, to discourse any farther of them would not be at all to my purpose. The third and noblest sort is that of the TRUE CRITIC,...Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tigellius, who begat Etcaetera the elder ; who begat Bentley, and Kymer, and Wotton, and Perrault, and Dennis ; who begat...
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The Select Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing the Whole of His ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - History - 1823
...utterly extinct ; and besides, to discourse any farther of them, would not be at all to my purpose. The third and noblest sort, is that of the TRUE CRITIC,...descending in a direct line from a celestial stem, by Mnnius and Hybris, who begat Zoilns, who begat Tigelliua, who begat Etcaetera the elder, who begat...
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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs]. 1st Amer. ed

Laconics - History - 1829
...one; and a young knave will only be a greater knave as he grows older. Chesterfield. cxxvn. Every true critic is a hero born, descending in a...stem, by Momus and Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tygellius, who begat Etcaetera the elder, who begat Bently, and Rymer, and Wootton, and Perrault, and...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 1

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...old one; and a young knave will only be a greater knave as he grows older. Chesterfield. cxxvn. Every true critic is a hero born, descending in a...stem, by Momus and Hybris, who begat Zoilus, who begat Tygellius, who begat Etcstera the elder, who begat Bently, and Rymer, and Wootton, and Perrault, and...
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