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New biographies of illustrious men - Page 230
by Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay - 1857 - 408 pages
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The poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.: with a life

Oliver Goldsmith, Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay - Literary Criticism - 1857 - 240 pages
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not without an occasional tinge of amiable sadness. About everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...became known, the circle of his acquaintance widened. Ho was introduced to Johnson, who was then considered as the first of living English writers ; to Reynolds,...
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Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 6

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1860
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not without an occasional tinge of amiable sadness. About everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...passed among thieves and beggars, streetwalkers and merry andrews, in those squalid dens which are the reproach of great capitals. As his name gradually...
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The Miscellaneous Writings of Lord Macaulay: Contributions to the Edinburgh ...

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1860
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not without an occasional tinge of amiable sadness. About everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...passed among thieves and beggars, street-walkers and merry andrews, in those squalid dens which are the reproach of great capitals. As his name gradually...
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Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays: With a Memoir ..., Volumes 5-6

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1860
...great part of whose life had been passed among thieves and beggars, streetwalkers and merry andrews, in those squalid dens which are the reproach of great...of his acquaintance widened. He was introduced to John. son, who was then considered as the first of living English writers ; to Reynolds, the first...
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Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays and Poems, Volumes 5-6

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1860
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not without an occasional tinge of amiable sadness. About everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...hardly to be expected from a man a great part of whose lite had been passed among thieves and beggars, streetwalkers and merry andrews, in those squalid dens...
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The works of lord Macaulay, complete, ed. by lady Trevelyan, Volume 7

Thomas Babington baron Macaulay - 1866
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not without an occasional tinge of amiable sadness. Ahout everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...passed among thieves and beggars, street-walkers and merry andrews, in those squalid dens which are the reproach of great capitals. As his name gradually...
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The civil service spelling book

Robert Johnston (F.R.G.S.) - Civil service - 1868
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not without an occasional tinge of amiable sadness. About everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...whose life had been passed among thieves and beggars, in those squalid dens which are the reproach of greit capitals. XIII. The man who was the originator...
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Civil service guide

Civil service - 1869 - 178 pages
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not without an occasional tinge of amiable sadness. About everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...whose life had been passed among thieves and beggars, in those squalid dens which are the reproach of great capitals. Specimen II. The man who was the originator...
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Handbook to government situations: or, The queen's Civil service considered ...

1871
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not witheut an oceasional tinge of amiable sadness. About everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...decorum, hardly to be expected from a man a great part of whese life had been passed among thieves and beggars in these squalid dens which are the reproach of...
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The Works of Lord Macaulay Complete, Volume 7

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1873
...his humour rich and joyous, yet not without an occasional tinge of amiable sadness. About everything that he wrote, serious or sportive, there was a certain...passed among thieves and beggars, street-walkers and merry andrews, in those squalid dens which are the reproach of great capitals. As his name gradually...
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