The Edinburgh review: or Critical journal, Volume 76 (Google eBook)

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Leonard Scott Publication Co., 1843 - English literature
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Page 432 - See the wretch, that long has tost On the thorny bed of pain, At length repair his vigour lost, And breathe and walk again : The meanest floweret of the vale, The simplest note that swells the gale, The common sun, the air, the skies, To him are opening paradise.
Page 390 - Art thou called being a servant '( care not for it : but if thou mayest be made free, use it rather.
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Page 594 - ANCIENT HISTORY. Containing the Political History, Geographical Position, and Social State of the Principal Nations of Antiquity, carefully digested from the Ancient Writers, and illustrated by the Discoveries of Modern Scholars and Travelers.
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Page 542 - such stuff as great part of Shakespeare? only one must not say so! But what think you? What? Is there not sad stuff? What? what?
Page 289 - LAING. -NOTES OF A TRAVELLER, On the Social and Political State of France, Prussia, Switzerland, Italy, and other parts of Europe, during the present century. By SAMUEL LAI MI, Esq.

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