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Published by Adam and Charles Black in Edinburgh .
Written in English

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Richard Bentley (/ ˈ b ɛ n t l i /; 27 January – 14 July ) was an English classical scholar, critic, and was Master of Trinity College, Cambridge.. Bentley was the first Englishman to be ranked with the great heroes of classical learning and was known for his literary and textual criticism. Called the "founder of historical philology", Bentley is credited with the Alma mater: St John's College, Cambridge. Excerpt from Richard Bentley: And Other Writings Is the problems here treated are not numerous, one of them at least (viz., the problem of The Essenes) is the most important, and, secondly, from its mysteriousness, the most in teresting; but also, thirdly, the most difficult of all known historic problems and so much so, that, in my opinion, this (if estimated by any progress made in Author: Thomas De Quincey. Judas Iscariot, and other writings. i.e Richard Bentley, Cicero, Secret Societies, Milton. vol 6 the works of Thomas De Quincey, Authors Edition De Quincey, Thomas De Quincey Published by Adam and Charles Black, Edinburgh (). Richard Bentley, (born Jan. 27, , Oulton, Yorkshire, Eng.—died J , Cambridge, Cambridgeshire), British clergyman, one of the great figures in the history of classical scholarship, who combined wide learning with critical with a powerful and logical mind, he was able to do much to restore ancient texts and to point the way to new developments in textual.

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