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" If I attack the vicious, I shall only set upon them in a body ; and will not be provoked by the worst usage I can receive from others, to make an example of any particular criminal. "
The Spectator: A Digest-index - Page 34
by William Wheeler - 1892 - 178 pages
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Select British Classics, Volume 11

English literature - 1803
...an example of any particular criminal. In short, I have so much of a Drawcansir in me, that I shall pass over a single foe to charge whole armies. It is not Lais nor Sitenus, but the harlot and the drunkard, whom I shall endeavour to expose ; and shall consider...
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The Spectator ...

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1803
...an example of any particular criminal. In short, I have so much of a Drawcansir in me, that I shall pass over a single foe to charge whole armies. It is not Lais nor Silenus, but the harlot and the drunkard, whom I shall endeavour to expose ; and shall consider...
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of the Tatler ...

Nathan Drake - Tatler (London, England : 1709) - 1805
...provoked by the worst usage I can receive from others, to make an example of any particular criminal. — It is not Lais or Silenus, but the harlot and the...species, not as it is circumstanced in an individual *." Upon this principle are all the moral and critical essays of our author conducted, whether they...
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Essays, biographical, critical, and historical, illustrative of ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1805
...provoked by the worst usage I can receive from others, to make an example of any particular criminal. — It is not Lais or Silenus, but the harlot and the...species, not as it is circumstanced in an individual *." Upon this principle are all the moral and critical essays of our author conducted, whether they...
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The British Essayists, Volume 6

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...an example of any particular criminal. In short, I have so much of a Drawcansir in me, that I shall pass over a single foe to charge whole armies. It...expose ; and shall consider the crime as it appears in the species, not as it is circumstanced in an individual. I think it was Caligula, who wished the whole...
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The Spectator, Volume 1

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1810
..."an example of any particular criminal. In short, I have so much of a Drawcan siiin me, that I shall pass over a single foe to charge whole armies. It...expose; and shall consider the crime as it appears in ihr. species, not as it ia circumstanced in ,iii °nditidual. I think, il wa°t ('dli|;ula, who wished...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]; with notes, and a general index

Spectator The - 1811
...an example of any particular criminal. In diort, 1 have to much of a UrawcanHr* in me, that I ęball pass over a single foe to charge whole armies. It is not Lais or Silcnw, but the harlot and the drunkard, whom I shall endeavour to expose; and shall consider the crime...
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The Old bachelor ...

William Wirt, Dabney Carr, St. George Tucker - Virginia - 1814 - 235 pages
...armies. It is not Lais nor Silenus, but the harlot and the drunkard whom I shall endeavor to expose, uml shall consider the crime as it appears in a species, not as it is circumstanced in an individual." And again in, the 34th Number the same moral and pious Addison says, " I must, however, entreat every...
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The Spectator [by J. Addison and others]: with sketches of the lives of the ...

Spectator The - 1816
...example of any particular criminals. In short, I have so much of a Drawcansir* in me, that I shall pass over a single foe to charge whole armies. It...the crime as it appears in a species, not as it is circumstan* A character in the couieUy of I'lie Rehearsal. eed in an individual. I think it was Caligula,...
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The British essayists; to which are prefixed prefaces by J. Ferguson

British essayists - 1819
...an example of any particular criminal. In short, I have so much of a Drawcansir in me, that I shall pass over a single foe to charge whole armies. It...expose ; and shall consider the crime as it appears in the species, not as it is circumstanced in an individual. I think it was Caligula, who wished the whole...
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