Villers's work on the Reformation, an unsparing exposure of the alleged vices of the papal system.
His unsparing reviews made bad blood with the pillars of the university.
Both armies now rested for some weeks, during which interval Wellington gained the confidence of the inhabitants by his unsparing repression of marauding, his business-like payment for supplies, and the excellent discipline which he maintained.
The most striking feature in this work is the writer's scathing condemnation of the priesthood before, during, and after the Maccabean period, and an unsparing depreciation of the Temple services.
The fools are given a local colour, and Barclay appears as the unsparing satirist of the social evils of his time.