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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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Macaulay's Essays on Milton and Addison

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Essays - 1897 - 211 pages
...; nee me, qui caetera, vincit Impetus, et rapido contrarius evehor orbi.3 90. It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...with which the finest declamations of Burke sink into insignificance.4 They are a perfect field of cloth of gold.5 The style is stiff with gorgeous embroidery....
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Macaulay's Essay on Milton

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1897 - 78 pages
...nee ine, qui catera, vincit Impetus, et rapido contrarius evehor orbi." J 20 ^ It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...language. They abound with passages compared with which 25 the finest declamations of Burke sink into insignificance. They are a perfect field of cloth of...
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Macaulay's Essays on Addison and Milton

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1898 - 212 pages
...; nec me, qui caetera, vincit Impetus, et rapido contrarius evehor orbi." 30 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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Macaulay's Essay on Milton

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1898 - 128 pages
...Impetus, et rapido contrarius evehor orbi." It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Mil-10 ton should, in our time, be so little read. As compositions,...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 Works of Lord Macaulay, Volume 7

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Criminal law - 1898
...adversum ; nee me, qui caetera, vincit Impetus, et rapido contrarius evehor orbi." It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...become acquainted with the full power of the English language./They abound with passages compared with which the finest declamations of Burke sink into...
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Macaulay's Essay on Milton

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Poets, English - 1899 - 114 pages
...nee me, qui-caetera, vincit Impetus, et rapido contrarius evehor orbi." 91. It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...sink into insignificance. They are a perfect field of 20 cloth of gold. The style is stiff with gorgeous embroidery. Not even in the earlier books of the...
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Macaulay's Essays on Milton and Addison

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1899 - 266 pages
...adversum; neo me, qui csetera, vincit 20 Impetus, et rapido contrarius evehor orbi." It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...every man who wishes to become acquainted with the 25 full power of the English language. They abound with passages compared with which the finest declamations...
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The Chautauquan: A Weekly Newsmagazine. [Official Publication of Chautauqua ...

1899
...English divines of the middle of the seventeenth century? 2. Of whose prose writings was it said, " They are a perfect field of cloth of gold. The style is stiff with gorgeous embroidery " ? By whom was it said ? V. — FROM THE RESTORATION TO THE DEATH OF POPE, 1660-1744. 1. General survey...
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The World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science, Philosophy ...

Harry Thurston Peck - Literature - 1901
...adversum ; nee me, qui csetera, vincit Impetus, et rapido contrarius evehor orbi." 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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Essays on Milton and Addison

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1902 - 315 pages
...nee me, qui csetera, vincit Impetus, ft rapiiln contrarius evehor orbi." 90. It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time, be so little read. 10 As compositions, they deserve the attention of every man who wishes to become acquainted with the...
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