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Briefs and Papers: Sketches of the Bar and the Press
T Wemyss 1842-1905 Reid
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Page 15 - Shows much lucidity, much power of portraiture, and no inconsiderable sense of humour." — Examiner. " The literary workmanship is good, and the story forcibly and graphically told. " — Daily News. " Written with very considerable power, the plot is original and . . . worked out with great cleverness and sustained interest.
Page 23 - The volume is anonymous ; but there is no reason for the author to be ashamed of it. The ' Poems of Italy' are evidently inspired by genuine enthusiasm in the cause espoused ; and one of them, ' The Execution of Felice Orsini,' has much poetic merit, the event celebrated being told with dramatic force.