The Cyclopaedia of Anecdotes of Literature and the Fine Arts

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Gale Research Company, 1967 - Anecdotes - 698 pages
Title page includes original imprint: Boston, Gould and Lincoln, 1851.

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Contents

Smith Adam Absence of Mind 233
9
Hood Thomas Sketch of 335
9
Catalinis Resolution 1695
10
ILLUMINATION PHILOSOPHERS STUDY
12
Charles Le Sage 1514
16
BIRTHPLACE OF DR SAMUEL JOHNSON
18
Unrehearsed Stage Effect 872
19
Sophonisba Angusciola 2200
22
English Language Progress of 1439
242
Curious Painters Bill 2324
246
Humorous Mistake 3870
247
English Skill 2275
251
Popes Accuracy 2504
255
Currans Opinion of Selfpraise 1063
257
Equaniinity 2178
266
Husband 3018
267

Authors TRIALs and Miseries
24
Chatham Lord Person of 1051
28
Hortensia 1021
30
Bach and the Discord 1796
31
Rival Operas 1707
37
St Pierre Anccdote of 287
40
Gibbons Rome suggested 1381
42
Cheerful Music 1673
43
PORTRAIT OF THOMAS HOBBES
47
Eliots Indian Bible 2944
49
Gobat in a strait Place 1488
52
PORTRAIT OF DR SAMUEL JOHNSON
53
Rousseau and Pope 158
54
La Bruyeres Menalcas 678
58
Baillet 140
59
ChIROGRAPHY INDICATIVE
60
St Pierres Generosity 1323
62
Goldsmith at Green Arbor Court 285
63
Choice Poetry 2615
66
Polignacs AntiLucretius 304
69
Cibber and Pope 670
72
Housebuilding Days Attempts 322
74
Goldsmiths Home 2386
75
Origin of Dramatic Performance 676
78
Baron Hailer 2764
83
Curious and beautiful Incidents 2320
87
Howard Henry
89
Ciceros Economy of Time 2927
92
ORTHog RAPHY 196
93
Barrys Enthusiasm 2092
96
ILLUMINATION BALES AND JOHNSON
99
Polly er Story of 1371
102
ELocutiox 104
104
Cinderilla 1256
105
PORTRAIT OF ROBERT SOUTHEY
111
18
117
Habits of Composition 2418
118
La Fontaines Mental Absence 2689
121
Pope Miss her Waist 796
122
Barthius
125
Stuart and his Friendly Advisers 2124
128
Bayles Refusal 605
132
La Fayette Madaine de 1328
134
Stuart in Prison 2076
138
Haydn Honor to 1730
140
Wondel 728
141
Beattie Dr and George III 184
148
Otiss Oration 80
150
Selfish Man 687
154
Ben Jonson and the Vintner 2582
157
Voltaires Last Public Appearance 708
160
Shakspeares Anachronisms 40
165
Benedictis and Grimaldi 484
166
Haydn and the Music Seller 1724
169
Lady Editors 974
171
Bernini 2904
172
Hudibras and Starvation 2470
176
Pope and Royalty 2623
187
Beza Tasso Ariosto and Dryden 610
190
Hugh Kelly 742
194
Bite a 2915
196
Painter and his Model 2
219
Eloquence Adaptation of 1033
224
Eloquence Courageous 1052
230
PAINTERs SINGULAR Adventures
231
Emancipation from Opium 2708
236
Hugo Grotius 2779
237
BIRTHPLACE OF SMOLLETT
271
Errors of Authors at the Restoration
274
Taylors Pun 838
278
Lainblike Resignation 2725
284
DAussy
289
Langton Beauclerc and Johnson 1314
290
Laud and Leighton
297
Defoe Insolvency of 275
298
PORTRAIT OF HENRY FIELDING
299
Husbands Spite 902
302
Idrianis History 1383
309
Lavater and Physiognomy 1596
312
Demosthenes 1050
313
ERRoRs AND ERRATA 3270
314
Blundering Translators 2693
315
diable Boiteux its
332
Libra Ries Dest Ruction of 3155
338
Errors of Printers 2828
339
Theodosiuss Wrath appeased 1761
343
Popes Query 1683
347
5
349
Porson at School 1648
353
Thiers Louis Adolphe 126
362
Evelyn and his Family 259
365
Dr AMA Biog RAPHICAL SKETCHEs
378
In the Wrong Box 1827
396
Music PERFoRMERs
403
i║d Mrs and Madame de Stael
405
Infidel reclaimed 2652
416
FACE Trous
419
Evelyns Sylva 205
425
Johnson and the Credulous Lady 1936
428
PAINTERs Short Biog RAPHICAL
450
Painters Joke 2043
463
Wilkies Early Life 2338
465
Homage to Art 2162
486
Wisdom and Silence 2892
500
Porsons Satire 2608
510
Portrait Anecdote of a 2323
530
M
541
Kean and Hughes 772
562
Petavius and Pollio 37
565
Early Editions of Shakspeare 376
574
Macaulay and Goldsmith on Dr John
583
Flitors Cunning 970
584
Cabecca and the Choir of Angels 1203
587
Campbell Analysis of 2669
593
Milton on the Miracle 2704
607
Modern English Poetesses 2758
613
Fire and Water 839
616
Education DIFFICULTILs MAs
619
Campbell the Poet 2514 2003 2730
626
Fl║rios HAPPY EFFECTs
627
F║║tors AND THEIR PUPILs
640
Zerah Colburn 2769
643
Pretty Idea 2979
644
Kenricks Review of Goldsmith 2887
646
Monument to Milton 2485
647
Prince
653
Morland George his Genius 2002
657
Machinations of Satan 2849
660
Kneller and the Alderman 2355
662
Egyptian Obelisks 2908
676
Gabrielis Caprice 1693
685
CRiticis M Mistakes of
688
Madame Roland 2986
689
Garrick and Madame Clairon 808
696

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