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" At Lincoln Cathedral there is a beautiful painted window, which was made by an apprentice out of the pieces of glass which had been rejected by his master. It is so far superior to every other in the church, that, according to the tradition the vanquished... "
The Journal of Education for Upper Canada - Page 37
1850
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 15

1849
...changes. But, with these, he would intersperse the details, which are the charm of historical romances. At Lincoln Cathedral, there is a beautiful painted...glass, which had been rejected by his master. It is so for superior to every other in the church, that, according to the tradition, the vanquished artist...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1840
...changes. But with these he would intersperse the details which are the charm of historical romances. At Lincoln Cathedral there is a beautiful painted...superior to every other in the church, that, according to the tradition the vanquished artist killed himself from mortification. Sir Walter Scott, in the same...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1840
...intersperse the details which are the charm of historical romances. At Lincoln Cathedral there is a heautiful painted window, which was made by an apprentice out...superior to every other in the church, that, according to the tradition the vanquished artist killed himself from mortification. Sir Walter Scott, in the same...
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Essays, Critical and Miscellaneous

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1846 - 758 pages
...changes. But with these he would intersperse the details which are the charm of historical romances. the tradition, the vanquished artist killed himself from mortification. Sir Walter Scott, in the same...
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Modern French Literature

Louis Raymond Véricour - French literature - 1848 - 448 pages
...store of very excellent materials. We have read — and the anecdote is well known — that, at the Lincoln Cathedral, there is a beautiful painted window, which was made by an apprentice out of pieces of glass rejected by his master. It is so far superior to every other in the church, that, according...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 15

Literature - 1849
...changes. But, with these, he would intersperse the details, which are the charm of historical romances. At Lincoln Cathedral, there is a beautiful painted...superior to every other in the church, that, according to the tradition, the vanquished artist killed himself from mortification. Sir Walter Scott, in the same...
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The Modern British Essayists: Macaulay, T.B. Essays

English essays - 1852
...changes. But with these he would intersperse the details which are the charm of historical romances. temporaries that full homage which men of genius have...received only from posterity — to ba more intimately the Tadition, the vanquished artist killed himsell from mortification. Sir Walter Scott, in the same...
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Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays and Poems, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1852 - 744 pages
...with these he would intersperse the details which are the charm of historical romances. At Lineóle Cathedral there is a beautiful painted window, which...superior to every other in the church, that, according to the 'radition, the vanquished artist killed himself from mortification. Sir Walter Scott, in the same...
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Life Thoughts from Pulpits and from Poets

Religion - 1871 - 348 pages
...Backer. IT was pointed out by Lord Macaulay that in an English cathedral there is an exquisite stained window, which was made by an apprentice out of the pieces of glass rejected by his master, and it was so far superior to every other in the church, that, according to...
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The Protestant Episcopal Quarterly Review, and Church Register, Volume 3

1856
...history of England, * * he would intersperse the details, which are the charm of historical romance. At Lincoln Cathedral there is a beautiful painted window, which was made by an apprentice out of pieces of glass which had been rejected by the master. * * Sir Walter Scott, in the same manner, has...
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