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Gulliver`s Travels
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  • He professed both to abominate and despise all mystery, refinement, and intrigue, either in a prince or a minister.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And from this time began an intrigue between his majesty and a junto of ministers, maliciously bent against me, which broke out in less than two months, and had like to have ended in my utter destruction.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • ] Before I proceed to give an account of my leaving this kingdom, it may be proper to inform the reader of a private intrigue which had been for two months forming against me.  (not reviewed by editor)

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