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Essays : English and American / with introductions and notes; edited by Charles W. Eliot.

Eliot, Charles W. (Author).
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Harvard classics.

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  • Physical Description: 470 pages, 1 leaf of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Manufacturer: New York, P.E. Collier & Son Corp., 1969.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Jonathan Swift / W.M. Thackeray -- The idea of a university / J.H. Newman -- The study of poetry / M. Arnold -- Sesame and lilies / J. Ruskin -- John Milton / W. Bagehot -- Science and culture / T.H. Huxley -- Race and language / E.A. Freeman -- Truth of intercourse. Samuel Pepys / R.L. Stevenson -- On the elevation of the laboring classes / W.E. Channing -- The poetic principle / E.A. Poe -- Walking / H.D. Thoreau -- Abraham Lincoln. Democracy / J.R. Lowell.
Subject: Essays, American.

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