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 Corinth.Corin’thian (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Corinth’s Pedagogue.
 
Dionys’ios the younger, on being banished a second time from Syracuse, went to Corinth and became schoolmaster. He is called Dionysios the tyrant. Hence Lord Byron says of Napoleon—   1
       
“Corinth’s pedagogue hath now
Transferred his by-word to thy brow.”
       
Ode to Napoleon, stanza xiv.
 


 Corinth.Corin’thian (A). 

 
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