A Fallen Idol

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Smith, Elder, 1902 - 334 pages
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Page 101 - Ah, do not, when my heart hath 'scaped this sorrow, Come in the rearward of a conquer'd woe; Give not a windy night a rainy morrow, To linger out a purposed overthrow. If thou wilt leave me, do not leave me last, When other petty griefs have done their spite, But in the onset come: so shall I taste At first the very worst of fortune's might; And other strains of woe, which now seem woe, Compared with loss of thee will not seem so.
Page 261 - Fantastic passions! maddening brawl! And shame and terror over all! Deeds to be hid which were not hid, Which all confused I could not know, Whether I suffered, or I did: For all seemed guilt, remorse or woe, My own or others still the same Life-stifling fear, soul-stifling shame.
Page 342 - Storms and Sunshine. VOL. VI. RUTH. The Grey Woman — Morton Hall — Mr. Harrison's Confessions — Hand and Heart. VOL. VII. LIZZIE LEIGH. A Dark Night's Work— Round the Sofa— My Lady Ludlow— An Accursed Race — The Doom of the Griffiths— Half a Lifetime Ago— The Poor Clare— The Half-Brothers.
Page 342 - BLAND, of Duffield, Derby, in conjunction with Mr. C. BARROW KEENE, of Derby. Introductions to the Works are supplied by Mrs. HUMPHRY WARD, AND An Introduction and Notes to Mrs. Gaskell's ' Life of Charlotte Bronte
Page 342 - Bronte, Facsimiles of the Title-pages of the first edition, and 8 full-page Illustrations. 6. THE TENANT OF WILDFELL HALL. By ANNE BRONTE. With a Portrait of Anne Bronte, a Facsimile of the Title-page of the first edition, and 6 Full-page Illustrations.
Page 342 - By CHARLOTTE BRONTE. With a Photogravure Portrait of M. Heger, Facsimiles of the Title-page of the original edition and of a page of the original MS., and 8 Full-page Illustrations. 4. THE PROFESSOR, by CHARLOTTE BRONTE, and POEMS, by CHARLOTTE, EMILY, and ANNE BRONTE, and the Rev.
Page 344 - Containing nearly all the small Woodcut Illustrations of the former Editions and many New Illustrations by Eminent Artists. THIS EDITION CONTAINS ALTOGETHER 1,773 ILLUSTRATIONS. By the AUTHOR; LUKE FILDES, ARA ; Mrs. BUTLER (Miss Elizabeth Thompson) ; GEORGE Du MAURIER ; RICHARD DOYLE ; FREDERICK WALKER, ARA ; GEORGE CRUIKSHANK ; JOHN LEECH ; FRANK DICKSEE ; LINLEY SAMBOURNK ; F.
Page 342 - With a Photogravure Portrait of Charlotte Bronte, from a Drawing by G. RICHMOND, a Photogravure of Rochester and Jane Eyre, from a Water-colour Drawing by FREDERICK WALKER, ARA ; a Facsimile of the Title-page of the first edition, and 8 Full-page Illustrations.
Page 339 - This we can affirm, that in masterly grasp of the various phases of spiritual thought and conflict in the England of to-day, " David Grieve " stands alone in modern fiction, and must be confessed as what it is — a masterpiece.
Page 335 - We close the book, recommending it very earnestly to all fathers in the first instance, and their sons, nephews, uncles, and male cousins next.

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