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" Things were at this crisis when a material accident fell out. For upon the highest corner of a large window there dwelt a certain spider, swollen up to the first magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers of flies, whose spoils lay scattered before... "
The Works of Dr. Jonathan Swift ... - Page 146
by Jonathan Swift - 1757
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The Works, Volume 3

Jonathan Swift - 1803
...to the first magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers of flies, whose spoils lay scattered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before, the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes and palisadoes, all after the modern...
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A Tale of a Tub,: Written for the Universal Improvement of Mankind. To which ...

Jonathan Swift, William Wotton - 1811 - 322 pages
...up to the first magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers offlies, whose spoils lay scattered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes and palisadoes, all after the modern...
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A Tale of a Tub: Written for the Universal Improvement of Mankind. To which ...

Jonathan Swift, William Wotton - 1812 - 234 pages
... , . . - . magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers of flie^, whose spoils lay scattered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before the cave of some giant The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes and palisadoes, all after the modern...
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Tale of a tub. Battle of the books. Polite conversation

Jonathan Swift - 1814
...to the first magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers of flies, whose spoils lay scattered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes and palisadoes, all after the modern...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Tale of a tub. Battle of the books. Polite ...

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814 - 446 pages
...mode in which Temple opposes them to each other is in some points the foundation of this satire. tered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes and palisadoes, all after the modern...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Tale of a tub. Battle of the books. Polite ...

Jonathan Swift, Walter Scott - 1814
...in which Temple opposes them to each other is in some poitits the foundation ef this satire. tered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes and palisadoes, all after the modern...
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The Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Volume 1

1824
...to the first magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers of Jlies, whose spoils lay scattered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle u-ere guarded vnth turnpikes and palisadoes. In this mansion...
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A tale of a tub: and The battle of the books

Jonathan Swift - 1831 - 149 pages
...first31) magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers of flies , whose spoils lay scattered l*fore the gates of his palace , like human bones before the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes 32) and pallisadoes, all cofter the...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...up to the first magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers of flies whose spoils lay scattered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes and palisadoes, all after the modern...
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The Works of Jonathan Swift: Containing Interesting and Valuable ..., Volume 1

Jonathan Swift - 1850 - 1010 pages
...to the first magnitude by the destruction of infinite numbers of fiies, whose spoils lay scattered before the gates of his palace, like human bones before the cave of some giant. The avenues to his castle were guarded with turnpikes and palisadoes, all after the modern...
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