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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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Hide and Seek; Or, The Mystery of Mary Grice

Wilkie Collins - 1875 - 356 pages
...Introductory Essay by ROEEET FLETCHEE. Imp. Svo, with Portraits, cl. extra, i5j. " 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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Critical and Historical Essays Contributed to the Edinburgh Review

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1875 - 850 pages
...cictera, vi licit Impetus, et npiilo cont rarius evehor orbi." It is to be regretted that the prosa writings of Milton should, in our time, be so little...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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Essays and studies (chiefly repr. from the Fortnightly review).

Algernon Charles Swinburne - 1875
...Essay by ROBERT FLETCHER. Imperial 8vo, with Portraits, cloth extra, 15$. _ " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...with which the finest declamations of Burke sink into insign1ficance. They are a perfect field of cloth of gold. The style is stiff with gorgeous embroidery....
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The Provincial letters: a new tr. with intr. and notes by T. M'Crie

Blaise Pascal - 1875
...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,...passages compared with which the finest declamations of Eurke sink into insignificance. They are a perfect field of cloth of gold. The style is stiff with...
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A History of Advertising from the Earliest Times: Illustrated by Anecdotes ...

Henry Sampson - Advertising - 1875 - 648 pages
...Introductory Essay by RonKRT FLRTCHER. 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 insignificant e. They arc a perfect field of cloth of gold. The style is stiff with...
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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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