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Bentley by R. C. Jebb

By R. C. Jebb

First released in 1882, it is a biography of the English clergyman, student and classicist, Richard Bentley (1662-1742). Born in West Yorkshire, knowledgeable at Wakefield Grammar institution and later at St John's collage in Cambridge, Bentley grew to become the most revered textual critics of his day. between scholars of the Greek New testomony, he's remembered because the first individual to outline a plan for developing the full of the textual content at once from the unique records. Bentley turned a sought after and debatable determine in the course of his time as grasp of Trinity collage, Cambridge. His mood and his contemptuous therapy of his colleagues resulted in numerous makes an attempt to safe his removing and embroiled him in controversy and feuding for the following 30 years. regardless of all this, Bentley endured his classical study and released books which are studied to today.

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Now, as to Perilaus, I do not value myself upon the compliments which I received for having punished him; praise was not my object in assuming that office. As to the other persons, I feel no uneasiness at the misrepresentations to which I am exposed for chastising them. Retribution operates in a sphere apart from good or evil report. ' The slight testiness which appears at the end only confirms Sir William Temple's remark, that here we have to do with a man of affairs, whose time was not to be at the mercy of every idle tattler.

The Treasury consented to the proposal for building. But public business prevented the bill coming before Parliament, and the scheme was dropped for the time. Meanwhile Bentley's energy found scope at Cambridge. Since the civil troubles, the University 38 BENTLEY. [CHAP. Press had lapsed into a state which called for reparation. Bentley took an active part in procuring subscriptions for that purpose. H e was empowered by the University to order new founts of type, which were cast in Holland. Evelyn, in his Diary (Aug.

Mr. ' If this has a certain flavour of concoction, at any rate there is no doubt as to what Pepys wrote, after reading Boyle's allusion to Bentley's supposed discourtesy. ' I suspect Mr. ' Against such hints, there is a noteworthy fact to be set. A letter of Bentley's to Evelyn, dated Oct. J LEARNED CORRESPONDENCE. 39 evenings, once or twice a week, at Bentley's lodgings in St James's. These are the names: John Evelyn, Sir Christopher "Wren, John [Locke, Isaac Newton. A person with whom such men chose to place themselves in frequent and familiar intercourse must have been distinguished by something else than insolent erudition.

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