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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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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 literature - 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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The Complete Poems of Giles Fletcher, B. D.

Giles Fletcher - 1876 - 264 pages
...Introductory Essay by ROBERT FLETCHER. Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, 15$. f " 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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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - Authors, English - 1876
...the Latin idiom in the construction of his sentences. ' It is to be regretted,' says Lord Macaulay, ۺ܁ Ɋ the Paradise Lost has he ever risen higher than in those parts of his controversial works in which...
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The Poetical Works of Laman Blanchard

Laman Blanchard - 1876 - 359 pages
...Introductory Essay by ROBERT FLETCHER. Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, 15$. " It is to be regretteJ that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...finest declamations of Burke sink into insignificance. Th'-y are a perfect field of cloth of gold. The style is stiff with gorgeous embroidery. Not even in...
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Tobacco: Its History and Associations; Including an Account of the Plant and ...

Frederick William Fairholt - Tobacco - 1876 - 332 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,...compared with which the finest declamations of Burke sink int» insignificance. They are a perfect field of cloth of gold. The style is stiff with gorgeous embroidery....
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Tobacco: Its History and Associations; Including an Account of the Plant and ...

Frederick William Fairholt - Tobacco - 1876 - 332 pages
...Introductory Eesay by ROBERT FLETCHER. Imp. 8vo, with Portraits, cl. extra, i^r. " It is to be regretted that the prose writings of Milton should, in our time,...compared with which the finest declamations of Burke sink int« insignificance. They are a perfect field of cloth of gold. The style is stiff with gorgeous embroidery....
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