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- During the whole time of his abode in the university he generally spent thirteen hours of the day in study; by which assiduity besides an exact dispatch of the whole course of philosophy, he read over in a manner all classic authors that are extant(..)
1755, (w), ''A Dictionary of the English Language'' Preface
- The chief glory of every people arises from its authors.
Someone who writes books for a living.
1699, ''Seven new Colloquies translated out of Erasmus''
- Let me inform you ''en passant'', Ladies, that those Villains the ''Heathens'', as my Authors tell me, (and I thought it wou'd(si) not be amiss to communicate such a nice Observation to this House) used to call our Saviour ''Chrestus'', and not ''Christus'', by way of Contempt and Derision (..)
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