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" It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time, be so little read. As compositions, they deserve the attention of every man who wishes to become acquainted with the full power of the English language. They abound with passages... "
Life and Times of John Milton - Page 6
by William Carlos Martyn - 1866 - 307 pages
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My Miscellanies

Wilkie Collins - English literature - 1875 - 420 pages
...Introductory Essay by ROEERT FLETCHER. Imp- Svo, with Portraits, cl. extra, 15*. " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, In our time,...passages compared with which the finest declamations of Purke sink into insignificance. They are a perfect field of cloth of gold. The style is stiff with...
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The Complete Angler: Or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a ...

Izaak Walton - Fishing - 1875 - 320 pages
...Introductory Essay by ROBERT FLETCHER. Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, 15*. " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...they deserve the attention of every man who wishes tobecome acquainted with the full power of the English language. They abound with passages compared...
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Number Seventeen: A Novel, Volume 2

Henry Kingsley - 1875
...Introductory Essay by ROBERT FLETCHER. Imperial 8vo, with Portraits, cloth extra, i5$. " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...they deserve the attention of every man who wishes tobecome acquainted with the full power of the English language. They abound with passages compared...
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DON JUAN

LORD BYRON - 1875
...Portraits, cl. extra, 15$. " It is to he regretted that the prose writings of Milton shonld, in onr time, he so little read. As compositions, they deserve the attention of every man who wishes tohecome acqnainted with the fnll power of the English langnage. They ahonnd with passages compared...
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Scenes and occupations of country life

Edward Jesse - 1875
...Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, 15^. . ** It is to be regretted that the prose writings of MUton should, in our time, be so little read. As compositions, they deserve the attentioti of every man.who wishes to become acquainted with the full power of the English language....
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Songs of Two Nations

Algernon Charles Swinburne - 1875 - 1875 - 78 pages
...Introductory Essay by ROBERT FLETCHEE. Imperial 8vo, with Portraits, cloth extra, 1$s. " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time, be so l1ttle read. As compositions, they deserve the attention of every man who wishes to become acquainted...
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Memoirs of Eminent Etonians

Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy - Eton college - 1876 - 640 pages
...Introductory Essay by ROBERT FLETCHER. Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, 15*. " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...gorgeous embroidery. Not even in the earlier books of the 'Paradise Lost* has the great poet ever risen higher than in those parts of his controversial works...
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The law and the lady

William Wilkie Collins - 1876
...Introductory Essay by ROKERT FLETCHER. Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, 151. " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...gorgeous embroidery. Not even in the earlier books of the ' Paradise Lost ' has the great poet ever risen higher than in those parts of his controversial...
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Erechtheus: A Tragedy

Algernon Charles Swinburne - English drama - 1876 - 105 pages
...Introductory Essay by ROBEET FLETCHEE. Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, 15$. *' It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...gorgeous embroidery. Not even in the earlier books of the 'Paradise Lost' has the great poet ever risen higher than in those parts of his controversial works...
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Memoirs of the Sansons from private notes and documents, ed. by H. Sanson..

Clément Henri Sanson - 1876
...Introductory Essay by ROBERT FLETCHER. Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, i5*. " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...gorgeous embroidery. Not even in the earlier books of the ' Paradise Lost ' has the his controversial works in which s of devotional and lyric rapture. ?...
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