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Bentley, Richard 1662-1742

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Remarks upon a late Discourse of free-thinking: in a letter to F.H., D.D. by Richard Bentley( Book )

160 editions published between 1713 and 2005 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bentley by R. C Jebb( Book )

15 editions published between 1882 and 1909 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1882, this is a biography of the English clergyman, scholar and classicist, Richard Bentley (1662-1742). Born in West Yorkshire, educated at Wakefield Grammar School and later at St John's College in Cambridge, Bentley became one of the most respected textual critics of his day. Among students of the Greek New Testament, he is remembered as the first person to define a plan for constructing the whole of the text directly from the original documents. Bentley became a prominent and controversial figure during his time as Master of Trinity College, Cambridge. His temper and his contemptuous treatment of his colleagues led to various attempts to secure his removal and embroiled him in controversy and feuding for the next 30 years. Despite all this, Bentley continued his classical research and published books that are studied to this day
A dissertation upon the Epistles of Phalaris : with an answer to the objections of the honourable Charles Boyle ... by Richard Bentley( Book )

26 editions published between 1699 and 1978 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise lost, and other poems by John Milton( Book )

27 editions published between 1688 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents John Milton's epic poem about the fall of man and Satan's plot for revenge against God for casting him out of Heaven; and includes twelve illustrations from the first illustrated edition, published in 1688, and an introduction by novelist Philip Pullman
Q. Horatius Flaccus by Horace( Book )

60 editions published between 1711 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. Terentii Afri Comœdiæ by Publius Terentius Afer( Book )

48 editions published between 1727 and 1846 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epistola ad Joannem Millium by Richard Bentley( Book )

22 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A special reprint of Alexander Dyce's edition of the€ Epistola €(1691), the work which first brought Bentley fame, and which has long been out of print
Remarks upon a late Discourse of free-thinking: in a letter to N.N by Richard Bentley( Book )

40 editions published between 1725 and 1737 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The present state of Trinity College in Cambridg : in a letter from Dr. Bentley, master of the said college, to the right Reverend John Lord Bishop of Ely. by Richard Bentley( Book )

38 editions published between 1710 and 2005 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in response to a petition of the Fellows of the College against Bentley to the Bishop of Ely; letter describes the divisions and feuds that arose at Trinity College during this era (Bentley served as Master of Trinity College from 1700 to 1742)
Emendationes in Menandri et Philemonis Reliquias ex nupera editione Joannis Clerici ubi multa Grotii & aliorum plurima vero Clerici errata castigantur by Richard Bentley( Book )

39 editions published between 1710 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Bentley's dedication of Horace, translated : To which is added, a poem in Latin and English, inscribed to the Right Honourable the Lord Hallifax, written by the Reverend Dr. Bentley by Richard Bentley( Book )

38 editions published between 1712 and 2005 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Bentley's proposal for printing a new edition of the Greek Testament, and St. Hierom's Latin version : with a full answer to all the remarks of a late pamphleteer by Richard Bentley( Book )

17 editions published between 1721 and 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Right Reverend Thomas, Lord Bishop of Ely, plaintiff in error : Richard Bentley, D.D. master of Trinity-College in Cambridge, defendant in error : the case of the plaintiff in error by Thomas Greene( Book )

9 editions published between 1732 and 2005 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Dr. Bentley's conduct as master of Trinity College
The life of Richard Bentley, D.D. ... : with an account of his writings and anecdotes of many distinguished characters during the period in which he flourished by James Henry Monk( Book )

1 edition published in 1833 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Richard Bentley : poetry and enlightenment