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" The absurdity of his tenets, can only be equalled by the effrontery with which they are maintained. Among 118 the most ridiculous of what he calls first principles is that of the equality of mankind. He is one of your levellers ! Marry ! His superior... "
Memoirs of the Late Thomas Holcroft - Page 119
by Thomas Holcroft - 1816 - 320 pages
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The English Novel: Being a Short Sketch of Its History from the Earliest ...

Walter Raleigh - English fiction - 1894 - 298 pages
...any claim. I have offered to buy him a beard if he would but turn heathen philosopher. . . . Among the most ridiculous of what he calls first principles is that of the equality of mankind. . . . He derives from Adam, what time the world was all ' hail fellow, well met!' The savage, the wild man of...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: Memoirs of Thomas Holcroft. Liber ...

William Hazlitt - Malthusianism - 1902
...absurdity of his tenets, can only be equalled by the effrontery with which they are maintained. Among the most ridiculous of what he calls first principles...the equality of mankind. He is one of your levellers ! Many ! His superior ! Who is he ? On what proud eminence can he be found ? On some Welsh mountain,...
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The French Revolution and the English Novel

Allene Gregory - Comparative literature - 1915 - 337 pages
...opinions; but they are extravagant. — The rude pot-companion loquacity of the fellow is highly offensive. He is one of your levellers. Marry! His superior.!...dare! He derives from Adam; what time the world was hail fellow well met ! The savage, the wild man of the woods is his true liberty boy; and the ourang-outang...
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The French Revolution and the English Novel

Allene Gregory, Allene Gregory Allen - Comparative literature - 1915 - 337 pages
...opinions; but they are extravagant. — The rude pot-companion loquacity of the fellow is highly offensive. He is one of your levellers. Marry! His superior!...he be found? On some Welsh mountain, or the peak of Teneriff e ? Certainly not in any of the nether regions. Dispute his prerogative who dare! He derives...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: Memoirs of Thomas Holcroft. Liber ...

William Hazlitt - English essays - 1902
...absurdity of his tenets, can only be equalled by the effrontery with which they are maintained. Among the most ridiculous of what he calls first principles...Who is he ? On what proud eminence can he be found ? Oii some Welsh mountain, or the peak of Teneriffe ? Certainly not in any of the nether regions! Dispute...
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