Tour through Italy and Switzerland continued. France. England and Scotland. Roman literature. Italian literature. English literature to the reign of Charles II. Dissertations

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1831 - Europe
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Page 301 - my mind a delightful impression. It was such as literary society should be, composed only of men of real learning ; of friends, confiding in the mutual esteem entertained by all, undisturbed by impudent quacks, or ambitious pretenders. I have always pitied a man of letters, drawn into a house, for the purpose of being

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