Parker and Marvell. D'Avenant and a club of wits. The paper wars of the civil wars. Political criticism on literary compositions. Hobbes and his quarrels; including an illustration of his character. Hobbes's quarrels with Dr. Wallis, the mathematician. Jonson and Decker. Camden and Brooke. Martin Mar-Prelate. Literary quarrels from personal motives
Eastburn, Kirk & Company, 1814
Apa yang dikatakan orang - Tulis resensi
Kami tak menemukan resensi di tempat biasanya.
accused admirable affected alludes answer Apes appears attack Author Bishop Brooke called Camden Cartwright cause character Church close collected considered controversy Critics curious D'Avenant discovered England father feelings force friends genius give Government hand hath head Hobbes human humour invention John Jonson King learned less letter Leviathan libel lines literary lived Lord Martin Marvell Master means mind moral motives nature never Notes noticed observe occasion once opinions original Parker party perhaps Philosopher play poem Poet political present preserved principle printed probably proved published Puritans quarrel raised Reader reason Religion remarkable replied ridiculed satire says seems shew side spirit Steele studies tells term thing thou thought tion told true truth turn Wallis write written
Halaman 111 - For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.
Halaman 178 - As thou thyself ; we envy not to see Thy friends with bays to crown thy Poesy. No, here the gall lies ; we that know what stuff Thy very heart is made of, know the stalk On which thy learning grows, and can give life To thy (once dying) baseness, yet must we Dance antics on thy paper. Crispinus. This makes us angry, but not envious. No ; were thy warpt soul put in a new mould, I'd wear thee as a jewel set in gold.
Halaman 19 - If he chance but to sneeze, he prays that the foundations of the earth be not shaken. Ever since he crept up to be but the weathercock of a steeple, he trembles and creaks at every puff of wind that blows about him, as if the Church of England were falling.
Halaman 21 - ... that which I mentioned to you, writ by your own father; only with this difference, that your father's, which I have by me, was written with the same design, but with much less wit or judgment, for which there was no remedy; unless you will supply his judgment with his High Court of Justice.
Halaman 164 - He would many times exceed in drinke (Canarie was his beloved liquor), then he would tumble home to bed, and, when he had thoroughly perspired, then to studie.
Halaman 126 - it was lawful to make use of ill instruments to do ourselves good," and illustrated it thus :—" Were I cast into a deep pit, and the devil should put down his cloven foot, I would take hold of it to be drawn out by it.
Halaman 31 - But it is high time to strike sail and cast anchor (though I have run but half my course), when, at the helm, I am threatened with death ; who, though he can visit us but once, seems troublesome ; and, even in the innocent, may beget such gravity as diverts the music of verse.
Halaman 17 - If thou darest to print any lie or libel against Dr Parker, by ' the eternal God, I will cut thy throat...