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" Then grew the flowing and watery vein of Osorius, the Portugal bishop, to be in price. Then did Sturmius spend such infinite and curious pains upon Cicero the orator and Hermogenes the rhetorician, besides his own books of periods and imitation and the... "
The Works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, and Lord ... - Page 27
by Francis Bacon - 1826
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The Poetics of Primitive Accumulation: English Renaissance Culture and the ...

Richard Halpern - 1991 - 321 pages
...weight of matter, worth of subject, soundness of argument, life of invention, or depth of judgement. ... Then did Car of Cambridge, and Ascham, with their...unto that delicate and polished kind of learning.... In sum, the whole inclination and bent of those times was rather towards copie than weight. 1 What...
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Introduction to Early Modern English

Manfred Görlach - 1991 - 456 pages
...infinite, and curious paines vpon Cicero the Orator, and Hermognies the Rhetorican, besides his owne Bookes of Periods, and imitation, and the like: Then did Car of Cambridge, and Ascham with their Lectures 55 and Writings, almost deifie Cicero and Demosthenes, and 246 allure, all young men that were studious...
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Panorthosia by Comenius 19-26

A.M.O. Dobbie - 1993 - 168 pages
...great orators of ancient Greece and Rome respectively. Bacon, Advancement of Learning I, 4, 2 wrote: 'Then did Car of Cambridge and Ascham with their lectures...and writings almost deify Cicero and Demosthenes.' they were written, and the subject matter which they deal with, in alphabetical order. Yet it is a...
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Selected Philosophical Works

Francis Bacon, Rose-Mary Sargent - 1999 - 320 pages
...Then grew the flowing and watery vein of Osorius, the Portugal bishop, to be valued. Then did Sturmius spend such infinite and curious pains upon Cicero...books of periods and imitation and the like. Then did Carr of Cambridge, and Ascham, with their lectures and writings, almost deify Cicero and Demosthenes,...
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Renaissance Debates on Rhetoric

Wayne A. Rebhorn - 2000 - 322 pages
...grew the flowing and watery vein of Osorius, the Portugal bishop, to be in price. Then did Sturmius spend such infinite and curious pains upon Cicero...Hermogenes the rhetorician, besides his own books of periods42 and imitation and the like. Then did Carr of Cambridge, and Ascham, with their lectures and...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 46

Stanley Wells - 2002 - 280 pages
...considered the imitation of Cicero, 'the first distemper of learning, when men study words and not matter.' 'Then did Car of Cambridge and Ascham with their lectures...were studious unto that delicate and polished kind of learning.'25 Different values are at issue here: the elaborate versus the clear, the delicate versus...
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An Apology For Poetry (Or The Defence Of Poesy): Revised and Expanded Second ...

Philip Sidney, R.W. Maslen - 2002 - 266 pages
...the mid-century, when, in the words of Francis Bacon, 'Car of Cambridge and Ascham [did] with theit lectures and writings almost deify Cicero and Demosthenes,...unto that delicate and polished kind of learning' (Bacon 1974, 26). On this movement see Harvey 1945, Introduction, 14-30. Like Cicero himself and Gabriel...
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The Major Works

Francis Bacon - 2002 - 813 pages
...grew the flowing and watery0 vein of Osorius,0 the Portugal bishop, to be in price. Then did Sturmius0 spend such infinite and curious pains upon Cicero...Hermogenes the rhetorician, besides his own books of periods0 and imitation0 and the like. Then did Carr0 of Cambridge, and Ascham,0 with their lectures...
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Shakespeare and Language

Catherine M. S. Alexander - 2004 - 294 pages
...study words and not marter'. 'Then did Car of Cambtidge and Ascham with their lectures and wtitings almost deify Cicero and Demosthenes, and allure all...were studious unto that delicate and polished kind of learning.'1' Different values are at issue here: the elaborate versus the clear, the delicate versus...
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Shakespeare's Late Style

Russ McDonald - 2006
...Cicero the primary error of modern education, "for men began to hunt more after words than matter." "Then did Car of Cambridge, and Ascham with their...Demosthenes, and allure all young men that were studious, 30 The historical background is found in Morris W. Croll, Style, Rhetoric, and Rhythm, ed. J. Max Patrick,...
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