Arthurian localities; their historical origin, chief country, and Fingalian relations

Front Cover
Early English Text Society, 1869 - Scotland - 140 pages
0 Reviews
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 148 - The Story of Burnt Njal ; Or, Life in Iceland at the end of the Tenth Century.
Page 61 - Woe to the coward, that ever he was born, Who did not draw the sword before he blew the horn...
Page 51 - O up and spake an eldern knight, Sat at the king's right knee : " Sir Patrick Spens is the best sailor, That ever sailed the sea.
Page 98 - I make no objection. But there will still be left in the book a residue with the very soul of the Celtic genius in it, and which has the proud distinction of having brought this soul of the Celtic genius into contact with the genius of the nations of modern Europe, and enriched all our poetry by it.
Page 147 - My Indian Journal, Containing descriptions of the principal Field Sports of India, with Notes on the Natural History and Habits of the Wild Animals of the Country. By COLONEL WALTER CAMPBELL, author of 'The Old Forest Ranger.
Page 162 - VoL X. — Biographical Memoirs of Adam Smith, LL.D., William Robertson, DD, and Thomas Reid, DD ; to which is prefixed a Memoir of Dugald Stewart, with Selections from his Correspondence, by John Veitch, MA Supplementary Vol. — Translations of the Passages in Foreign Languages contained in the Collected Works ; with General Index. 88 PRINCES STREET, EDINBURGH. 23 Jerrold, Tennyson, Macaulay, and other Critical Essays. By JAMES HUTCHISON STIRLING, LL.D., Author of 'The Secret of Hegel.
Page 8 - Emrys stood, show'd where the serpents fought — The white that tore the red, from whence the prophet wrought The Briton's sad decay, then shortly to ensue.
Page 160 - Natural History and Sport In Moray. Collected from the Journals and Letters of the late CHARLES ST. JOHN, Author of * Wild Sports of the Highlands.
Page 161 - The Roman Poets of the Republic. By WY SELLAR, MA, Professor of Humanity in the University of Edinburgh, and formerly Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford.
Page 148 - Butler's Analogy, etc., 1 vol., 10s. 6d. Sabbath Scripture Readings. Cheap Edition, 2 vols., crown 8vo, 10s. Daily Scripture Readings. Cheap Edition, 2 vols., crown 8vo, 10s. ASTRONOMICAL DISCOURSES, Is. COMMERCIAL DISCOURSES, Is. SELECT WORKS, in 12 vols., crown Svo, cloth, per vol., 6s. Lectures on the Romans, 2 vols. Sermons, 2 vols. Natural Theology, Lectures on Butler's Analogy, etc., 1 vol. Christian Evidences, Lectures on Paley's Evidences, etc., 1 vol. Institutes of Theology, 2 vols. Political...

Bibliographic information