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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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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1858 - 762 pages
...the poet that holds up to his readers a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters ore not modified by the customs of particular places,...of the world ; by the peculiarities of studies or profes•sons, which can operate but upon small numbers; or by the acci dents of transient fashions...
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A COMPENDIUM OF ENGLISH LITERARURE

CHARLES D. CLEVELAND - 1860
...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...which can operate but upon small numbers ; or by the acci dents of transient fashions or temporary opinions « they are the genuine progeny of common humanity,...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1860 - 762 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...of the world ; by the peculiarities of studies or profes»ii ions, which can operate but upon small numbers; or by the acci dents of transient fashions...
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The National Fifth Reader: Containing a Treatise on Elocution, Exercises in ...

Richard Green Parker, James Madison Watson - Readers (Elementary) - 1863 - 600 pages
...manners and of life. Ilis characters are not modified by the customs of particular places, unpraeticed by the rest of the world; by the peculiarities of...opinions; they are the genuine progeny of common humanity, Bnch as the world will always supply, and observation will always find. His persons act and speak by...
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Scraps. [An anthology, ed.] by H. Jenkins

esq Henry Jenkins - 1864
...writers, at leaat 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...temporary opinions : they are the genuine progeny of coir inon humanity, such as the world will always supply, and observation will always find. His persons...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...at least above all i/iodeni writers, — the poet of nature; the poet that holds up to his readers a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...by the customs of particular places, unpractised by Jie res', of the world ; by the peculiarities of studies or profes sions, which can operate but upon...
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The National Fifth Reader: Containing a Complete and Practical Treatise on ...

Richard Green Parker, James Madison Watson - Elocution - 1866 - 600 pages
...least above all rO modern writers, — the poet of nature ; the poet that holds up to his readers a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...not modified by the customs of particular places, un practiced by the rest of the world ; by the peculiarities of studies or professions, which can operate...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1872 - 776 pages
...least above all iiiodem writers, — the poet of nature ; the poet that holds up to his read«rs a faithful mirror of manners and of life. His characters...by the customs of particular places, unpractised by J>t re*1, of tne world ; by the peculiarities of studies or profes sions, which can operate but upon...
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Literature of the English Language: Comprising Representative Selections ...

Ephraim Hunt - American literature - 1872 - 640 pages
...manners and of life. His characters are not modified by the customs of particular places, unpracticed by the rest of the world, by the peculiarities of studies or professions which can operate but upon smull numbers, or by the accidents of transient fashions or temporary opinions : they are the genuine...
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Literature of the English Language: Comprising Representative Selections ...

Ephraim Hunt - American literature - 1872 - 640 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...not modified by the customs of particular places, unpracticed by the rest of the world, by the peculiarities of studies or professions which can operate...
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