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" Caesar is, we venture to say, one of the best pieces of biographical delineation that this century has produced. Dr. Mommsen's style of character-drawing is his own. He neither reveals a face by lightning flashes, like Mr. Carlyle, nor sets it in a framework... "
The Provinces of the Roman Empire: From Caesar to Diocletian
by Theodor Mommsen, William Purdie Dickson - 1886 - 384 pages
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A lost name, Volume 3

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu - 1868
...a man of genius, of great original force, and daring to the extreme in his use of it; a philosopher in his power of reproducing men; witty, with a dash...it in a framework of epigrammatic oil lamps, like M. de Lamartine; nor dashes it off by bold crayon strokes, like Lord Macaulay. But his keen and rather...
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Historical Characters: Talleyrand, Cobbett, Mackintosh, Canning, Volume 2

Henry Lytton Bulwer Baron Dalling and Bulwer - Europe - 1868
...elaborate portrait of Cresar Is, we venture to say, one of the best pieces of hiographical delineation tbtt this century has produced. Dr. Mommsen's style of...is his own. He neither reveals a face by lightning flushes, like Mr. Carlyle, nor sets it in a framework of epigrammatic oil-lamp•*, like M. de Lamartine;...
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A Series of Letters: Of the First Earl of Malmesbury, His Family ..., Volume 2

James Harris Earl of Malmesbury - Europe - 1870
...combined with his erudition, recalls Scott's Oldbucks and Bradwardines. His elaborate portrait of Ctcsar is, we venture to say, one of the best pieces of biographical...is his own. He neither reveals a face by lightning Hashes like »! r. Carlyle. nor sets it in a framework of epigrammatic oil-lamps, like M. de Lauimartine,...
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The correspondence of ... William Wickham from the year 1794. Ed ..., Volume 1

William Wickham - 1870
...with his erudition, recalls Scott'* Oldbuck* and Bnuhvardines. His elaborate poj-trnit of Ca^ar IB, we venture to say, one of the best pieces of biographical delineation that this century 1ms produced. Dr. Mommsen's style of character -drawing is his own. He neither reveals a face by lightningrflasLes...
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Memorials of the South Saxon See and Cathedral Church of Chichester

William Richard Wood Stephens - Cathedrals - 1876 - 357 pages
...Bradwardines. His elaborate portrait of Caesar is, we venture to say, one of the btst pieces of biogr iphical delineation that this century has produced. Dr. Mommsen's...a face by lightning flashes, like Mr. Carlyle; nor Bets it in a framework of epigrammatic oil-lamps, like II. de Lamartine ; nor dashes it off by bold...
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Sixty-nine Years at the Court of Prussia: From the Recollections ..., Volume 2

Sophie Marie Voss (Gräfin von) - Prussia (Germany) - 1876
...combined with his erudition, recalls Scott's Oldbucks and Bradwardines. His elaborate portrait ot Cassar is, we venture to say, one of the best pieces of biographical...this century has produced. Dr. Mommsen's style of character- drawing is his own. He neither reveals a face by lightning flashes, like Mr. Carlyle, nor...
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Sixty-nine years at the court of Prussia, tr. by E. and A. Stephenson, Volume 2

Sophie Wilhelmine C.M. Voss (gräfin von.) - 1876
...combined with his erudition, recalls Scott's Uldbucks and Bradwardines. His elaborate portrait of Capsar is, we venture to say, one of the best pieces of biographical delineation that this century ha- produced. Dr. Mommsen's style of character- 'rawing is his own. He neither reveals a face by lightning...
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Memorials of the South Saxon See and Cathedral Church of Chichester

William Richard Wood Stephens - 1876 - 357 pages
...Oldbucks and Bradwardinos. His elaborate portrait of Csesar is, we venture to say, one of the btst pieces of biographical delineation that this century has produced. Dr. Mommsen's style of charjict-r-drawing is his own. He neither reveils a face by lightning flashes, like Mr. Carlyle; nor...
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Through Holland

Charles William Wood - Netherlands - 1877 - 328 pages
...a philosopher in his power of reproducing men ; witty, with a da&h of poetic fancy: and humourous, after a dry, sarcastic fashion, which, combined with...Carlyle, nor sets it in a framework of epigrammatic oil-lamps, like M. de Lamartine ; nor dashes it off by bold crayon strokes, like Ixjrd Macaulay. But...
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The Literary Remains of ... C.F.T.D.

Charles Frederick Tyrwhitt Drake - Jerusalem - 1877 - 320 pages
...combined with his erudition, recalls Scott's Oldbucks and Bradwardines. His elaborate portrait of Ca^ar is, we venture to say, one of the best pieces of biographical...Carlyle, nor sets it in a framework of epigrammatic oil-lamps, like M. de Lamariine ; nor dashes it off by bold crayon strokes, like Lord Macaulay. But...
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