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Page 175 - Marzials's volume presents to us, in a more handy form than any English, or even French handbook gives, the summary of what, up to the moment in which we write, is known or conjectured about the life of the great poet.
Page 173 - BALLADES AND RONDEAUS Edited by J. Gleeson White. IRISH MINSTRELSY. Edited by H. Halliday Sparling. MILTON'S PARADISE LOST. Edited by J. Bradshaw, MA, LL.D. JACOBITE BALLADS. Edited by GS Macquoid. AUSTRALIAN BALLADS. Edited by DBW Sladen, BA MOORE. Edited by John Dorrian. BORDER BALLADS. Edited by Graham R. Tomson. SONG-TIDE. By PB Marston. ODES OF HORACE. Translations by Sir S. de Vere, Bt. OSSIAN. Edited by GE Todd. ELFIN MUSIC. Ed. by A. Waite.
Page 174 - LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE. By A. Birrell. "Those who know much of Charlotte Bronte will learn more, and those who know nothing about her will find all that is best worth learning in Mr. Birrell's pleasant book.
Page 173 - Edited by Eva Hope. SHAKESPEARE: Songs, Poems, and Sonnets. Edited by William Sharp. EMERSON. Edited by W. Lewin. SONNETS of this CENTURY. Edited by William Sharp. WHITMAN. Edited by E. Rhys.
Page 174 - Life of Samuel Johnson. By Colonel F. Grant " Colonel Grant has performed his task with diligence, sound judgment, good taste, and accuracy." — Illustrated London News. Life of Keats. By WM Rossetti. "Valuable for the ample information which it contains.
Page 175 - Saturday Review. Life of Goethe. By James Sime. "Mr. James Sime's competence as a biographer of Goethe, both in respect of knowledge of his special subject, and of German literature generally, is beyond question.
Page 174 - Review. LIFE OF SMOLLETT. By David Hannay. " A capable record of a writer who still remains one of the great masters of the English novel." — Saturday Review. LIFE OF GOLDSMITH. By Austin Dobson. " The story of his literary and social life in London, with all its humorous and pathetic vicissitudes, is here retold, as none could tell it better."— Daity Newt.
Page 174 - Mr. Knight's picture of the great poet and painter is the fullest and best yet presented to the public." — The Graphic. LIFE OF SAMUEL JOHNSON. By Colonel F. Grant. "Colonel Grant has performed his task with diligence, sound judgment, good taste, and accuracy."— Illustrated London News.
Page 174 - Life of Dickens. By Frank T. Marzials. " Notwithstanding the mass of matter that has been printed relating to Dickens and his works ... we should, until we came across this volume, have been at a loss to recommend any popular life of England's most popular novelist as being really satisfactory. The difficulty is removed by Mr. Marzials's little book." — Athenaeum. Life of George Eliot. By Oscar Browning. " We are thankful for this interesting addition to our knowledge of the great novelist.