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... English essays from Sir Phillip Sidney to Macaulay; edited by Charles W. Eliot.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Garrett Public Library 824.08 ELI (Text) 30010170334042 Nonfiction Available -

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  • Physical Description: p. 1., 421. [1] p. pl., port. (incl. front.) 22 1/2 cm.
  • Publisher: New York P.F. Collier & Son [1910]

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General Note: English Essays
Formatted Contents Note: The Defense of poesy / Sir Philip Sidney -- On Shakespeare ; On Bacon / Ben Jonson -- Of Agriculture / Abraham Cowley -- The vision of Mirza ; Westminster Abbey / Joseph Addison -- The spectator club / Sir Richard Steele -- Hints towards an essay on conversation ; A treatise on good manners and good breeding ; A letter of advice to a young poet ; On the death of Esther Johnson (Stella) / Jonathan Swift -- The shortest way with Dissenters ; The education of women / Daniel Defoe -- Life of Addison, 1673-1719 / Samuel Johnson -- Of the standard of time / David Hume -- Fallacies of Anti-Reformers / Sydney Smith -- On poesy or art / Samuel Taylor Coleridge -- Of persons one would wish to have seen / William Hazlitt -- Deaths of little children ; On the realities of imagination / Leigh Hunt -- On the tragedies of Shakpere / Charles Lamb -- Levana and our ladies of sorrow / Thomas De Quincey -- A defense of poetry -- Machiavelli / Thomas Babington Macaulay.

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