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" We find in it the diligence, the accuracy, and the judgment of Hallam, united to the vivacity and the colouring of Southey. A history of England, written throughout in this manner, would be the most fascinating book in the language. It would be more in... "
A Complete Manual of English Literature - Page 463
by Thomas Budd Shaw - 1867 - 540 pages
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Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays, Volumes 3-4

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1897
...the vivacity and the colouring of Southey. A history of England, written tliroughout in this manner, would be the most fascinating book in the language....at the circulating libraries than the last novel. Sir James was not, we think, gifted with poetical imagination. But that lower kind of imagination which...
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Meliora, Volumes 3-4

Social sciences - 1861
...the vivacity and the colouring of Southey — a history of England written throughout in this manner would be the most fascinating book in the language...at the circulating libraries than the last novel.' This was •written in 1835, and accurately foretold the fortune of his own history twenty years later....
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 3

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1861
...of Southey. A history of England, written throughout in this manner, would bo the most faseinating book in the language. It would be more in request at the eireulating libraries than the last novel. Sir James was not, we think, gifted with poetieal imagination....
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The works of lord Macaulay, complete, ed. by lady Trevelyan, Volume 6

Thomas Babington baron Macaulay - 1866
...the vivacity and the colouring of Southey. A history of England, written throughout in this manner, would be the most fascinating book in the language....at the circulating libraries than the last novel. Sir James was not, we think, gifted with poetical imagination. But that lower kind of imagination which...
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Critical and historical essays, contributed to The Edinburgh review, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay (baron [essays]) - 1866
...the vivacity and the colouring of Southey. A history of England, written throughout in this manner, would be the most fascinating book in the language....at the circulating libraries than the last novel. Sir James was not, we think, gifted with poetical imagination. But that lower kind of imagination which...
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The Works of Lord Macaulay, Complete: Critical and historical essays

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1866
...the vivacity and the colouring of Southey. A history of England, written throughout in this manner, would be the most fascinating book in the language....at the circulating libraries than the last novel. Sir James was not, we think, gifted with poetical imagination. But that lower kind of imagination which...
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A COMPLETE MAN OF ENGLISH LITERATURE.

THOMAS B. SHAW - 1867
..." a History of England, written throughout in this * Dean MUmaa's Memoir of Lord Macqufay, p. &> ner, would be the most fascinating book in the language....a still earlier Essay he had remarked that we had gooc historical romances and good historical essays, but no good histories; and it cannot be denied...
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Jerrold, Tennyson and Macaulay: With Other Critical Essays

James Hutchison Stirling - LITERARY CRITICISM - 1868 - 243 pages
...the vivacity and the colouring of Southey—a History of England written throughout in this manner would be the most fascinating book in" the language:...at the circulating libraries than the last novel." This was written in 1835, and accurately foretold the fortune of his own History twenty years later....
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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature, and British and ..., Volume 2

Samuel Austin Allibone - American literature - 1870
...to the vivacity and the colouring of Southey. A history of England written throughout in this manner would be the most fascinating book in the language. It would be more in request at the circulating-libraries than the last novel." — Edin. Jicv., Ixi. 270, 271 ; and in MacauJay'i Essays,...
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The Works of Lord Macaulay Complete, Volume 6

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1871
...the vivacity and the colouring of Southey. A history of England, written throughout in this manner, would be the most fascinating book in the language....at the circulating libraries than the last novel. Sir James was not, we think, gifted with poetical imagination. But that lower kind of imagination which...
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