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" A New Edition, with a Portrait. " His nephew has compiled his biography with singular judgment. He has followed the method of Lockhart in his Life of Scott. As far as possible, the narrative is woven with letters and diaries : the subject speaks for himself,... "
A Complete Manual of English Literature - Page 482
by Thomas Budd Shaw - 1867 - 540 pages
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 15

1849
...more value than any dogma ; but as a moral essayist, some of the more finished writings of Chaiming will have a permanent hold upon reflective and tasteful...as revelations of the process of culture, the means aud purposes of one whose words have winged their way, bearing emphatic messages, over both hemispheres,...
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Characteristics of Literature: Illustrated by the Genius of Distinguished Men

Henry Theodore Tuckerman - English literature - 1849 - 269 pages
...the genuine interest of Dr. Channing's writings is ethical. As the champion of a sect, his labours have but a temporary value ; as the exponent of a...connected whole. Uneventful as these memoirs are, they arc interesting as revelations of the process of culture, the means and purposes of one whose words...
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 15

Literature - 1849
...Lockhart in the life of Scott. As far as possible, the narrative is woven from letters and diarje8) — the subject speaks for himself, and only such intermediate...as revelations of the process of culture, the means aud purposes of one whose words have winged their way, bearing emphatic messages, over both hemispheres,...
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The White Slave: Another Picture of Slave Life in America

Richard Hildreth - Slave trade - 1852 - 355 pages
...followed the method of Locklmrt in his Life o'f Scott. As far as possible, the narrative is woven with letters and diaries ; the subject speaks for himself,...are given as are necessary to form a connected whole They are interesting as revelations of the progress of culture, the means and purposes of one whose...
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What We Did in Australia: Being the Practical Experience of Three Clerks in ...

George Butler Earp - Australia - 1853 - 192 pages
...followed the method of Lockhart in his Life of Scott. Aa far as possible, tbe narrative ' is woven with letters and diaries ; the subject speaks for himself,...given as are necessary to form a connected whole." In 1 vol. cloth. Price 5s. PICTORIAL LIFE OF OUR SAVIOUR. By DR. KITTO. I In one Handsome Volume, with...
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The Gold Colonies of Australia, and Gold Seeker's Manual

George Butler Earp - Australia - 1853 - 248 pages
...followed the method of Locknart in his Life of Scott. As far as possible, the narrative is woven with letters and diaries; the subject speaks for himself,...of the editor are given as are necessary to form a conneeted whole." In 1 vo!, cloth. Price 5s. PICTORIAL LIFE OF OUR SAVIOUR. By DR. KITTO. .17 In one...
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The last of the barons, by the author of 'Rienzi'. by sir E. Bulwer Lytton

Edward George E.L. Bulwer- Lytton (1st baron.) - 1854
...followed the method of Lockhart in his Life of Scott. As far as possible, the narrative is woven with letters and diaries ; the subject speaks for himself,...only such intermediate observations of the editor arc given as are necessary to form a connected whole They are interesting as revelations of the progress...
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Israel Potter: His Fifty Years of Exile

Herman Melville - American literature - 1855 - 174 pages
...followed the method of Lockhart in his Life of Scott. As far as possible, the narrative is woven with letters and diaries : the subject speaks for himself,...only such intermediate observations of the editor an given at are necessary to form a conjicctcd whole." FICTION. SIE EDWARD BULWER LYTTON'S NOVELS AND...
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Pictures from the Battle Fields

Eustace Clare Grenville Murray - Crimean War, 1853-1856 - 1855 - 259 pages
...narrative is woven with letters and diaries : the subject speaks for himself, and only such interraedwte observations of the editor are given as are necessary to form a connected whole." FICTION. SIR EDWARD BULWER LYTTON'S NOVELS AND ROMANCES. Uniformly printed in crown octavo, corrected...
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The Poacher

Frederick Marryat - Publishers' catalogs - 1856 - 344 pages
...followed the method of Lockhart in his Life of Scott. As iar as possible, the narrative is woven with letters and diaries: the subject speaks for himself,...given as are necessary to form a connected whole." STANDARD BIOGRAPHY-CHEAP EDITIONS. In vols. fcap. 8vo, price Is. 6d. each, cloth extra. 2. Life of...
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