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The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent Divines ... - Page 305
by Francis Wrangham - 1816
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Commentaries on the Historical Plays of Shakspeare, Volume 2

Thomas Peregrine Courtenay - 1840
...writers, at least above all modern writers, the poet of nature ; the poet that holds up to his readers a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...transient fashions or temporary opinions ; they are the general progeny of common humanity, such as the world •will always supply, and observation will always...
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Specimen of Printing Types

Henry Caslon - Printing - 1841 - 450 pages
...writers, at least above all modern writers, the poet of nature ; the poet that holds up to his renders a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...operate but upon small numbers; or by the accidents of transcient fashions or temporary opinions: they are the genuine progeny of common huniauity, such as...
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William Shakespeare - 1841
...sudden wonder are soon exhausted, and the mind can only repose on the stability of truth. readers a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...by the customs of particular places, unpractised by tbe rest of the world , by the peculiarities of studies or professions, which can operate but on small...
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The Plays and Poems of Shakespeare,: According to the Improved ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1844
...writers, at least above all modern writers, the poet of nature ; the poet that holds up to ti* readers a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...peculiarities of studies or professions, which can operate but on small numbers ; or by the accidents of transient fashions or temporarj opinions : they are the genuine...
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English Grammar: Style, Rhetoric, and Poetry ; to which are Added ...

Richard Hiley - English language - 1846 - 271 pages
...writers, at least above all modern writers, the poet of nature; the poet that holds up to his readers a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...professions, which can operate but upon small numbers, nor, by the accidents of transient fashions or temporary opinions: they are the genuine progeny of...
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Practical Essays on Various Branches of the Fine Arts: To which is Added, a ...

John Burnet - Art - 1848 - 200 pages
...writers, the poet of nature—the poet that holds up to his readers a faithful mirror of manners and life. His characters are not modified by the customs of particular places, unpractised by the rest of die world; by the peculiarities of studies and professions which can operate but upon small numbers,...
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Shakspere: His Times and Contemporaries

George Markham Tweddell - 1852 - 224 pages
...cuttoms of particular plaees, unpractised by the rest of the world ; by the peculiarities of stndies or professions, which can operate but upon small numbers...accidents of transient fashions or temporary opinions i they are the genuine progeny of common humanity, such as the world will always supply, and observation...
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1854 - 776 pages
...at least above all modern writers, — the poet of nature ; the poet that holds up to his readers a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...transient fashions or temporary opinions . they are Jie genuine progeny of common humanity, such as the world will always supply, and observation will...
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A compendium of English literature: chronologically arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 pages
...Dryden is read with frequent astonishment, and Pope with perpetual delight. i#*n* SHAKSPBARE. sions, which can operate but upon small numbers; or by the...transient fashions or temporary opinions they are the gt-.Tiu.Ine progeny of common humanity, such as the world will always supply, and observation will...
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The Plays & Poems of Shakespeare: Life of Shakespeare. Dr. Johnson's preface ...

William Shakespeare - 1857
...writers, at least above all modern writers, the poet of nature; the poet that holds up to in* reader* a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...unpractised by the rest of the world ; by the peculiarities o* studios or professions, which can operate but on small mini, bers ; or by the accidents of transient...
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