New Monthly Magazine, and Universal Register, Volume 111

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Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, William Harrison Ainsworth, Theodore Edward Hook, William Ainsworth, Thomas Hood
E. W. Allen, 1857

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Page 296 - Such an act, That blurs the grace and blush of modesty; Calls virtue, hypocrite; takes off the rose From the fair forehead of an innocent love, And sets a blister there"; makes marriage vows As false as dicers...
Page 296 - As false as dicers' oaths ; O ! such a deed As from the body of contraction plucks The very soul, and sweet religion makes A rhapsody of words...
Page 361 - They that go down to the sea in ships : and occupy their business in great waters ; These men see the works of the LORD : and His wonders in the deep.
Page 378 - The village communities are little republics, having nearly everything that they want within themselves, and almost independent of any foreign relations.
Page 256 - God forbid) gross and systematic oppression, anarchy, and misrule should hereafter at any time prevail within the Oude dominions, such as seriously to endanger the public tranquillity...
Page 443 - ... verge, I peered down into a large rent which had been made from bank to bank of the broad Zambesi and saw that a stream of a thousand yards broad leaped down a hundred feet, and then became suddenly compressed into a space of fifteen or twenty yards. The entire falls are simply a crack made in a hard basaltic rock from the right to the left bank of the Zambesi, and then prolonged from the left bank away through thirty or forty miles of hills.
Page 131 - He is described as deeply sensible to the kindness of Lake, on whom he bestowed several titles, such as " the sword of the state, the hero of the land, the lord of the age, and the victorious in war.
Page 297 - Mark you this, Bassanio, The devil can cite scripture for his purpose. An evil soul producing holy witness Is like a villain with a smiling cheek — A goodly apple rotten at the heart : O, what a goodly outside falsehood hath ! Shy.
Page 369 - Son œil mourant t'a vue, en ta superbe joie, Féliciter ton bras et contempler ta proie. Ton regard lui disait: « Va, tyran furieux, Va, cours frayer la route aux tyrans tes complices. Te baigner dans le sang fut tes seules délices; Baigne-toi dans le tien et reconnais des Dieux.
Page 437 - I had been, during a nine weeks' tour, in closer contact with heathenism than I had ever been before ; and though all, including the chief, were as kind and attentive to me as possible, and there was no want of food (oxen being slaughtered daily, sometimes ten at a time, more than sufficient for the wants of all), yet to endure the dancing, roaring, and singing, the jesting, anecdotes, grumbling...

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