What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
admiration American amusement ancient appearance attempt beauty Carnival character Charles Anthon Charleston Church Clytemnestra colour critic delight drama dress Edited eloquence England English Engravings everything excitement fact fancy Fanny Elssler favour feelings gaze genius gentleman give Grand Greek heart HISTORY honour human Humphrey Prideaux ical idea iEschylus imagination interest James James Renwick Jared Sparks John John Abercrombie kind knowledge labour lady less literary literature LL.D look Lord Byron manner matter ment mind modern moral nature ness never New-Orleans New-York observation once opinion persons philosopher Pindar political Portrait possesses present principle reader religion remarkable Richmond Savannah scarcely scene seems Shylock society Sophocles spirit stagecoach Sullivan's Island theatre thing tion town TRAVELS truth ture uncon University of Gottingen vols William wisdom write
Page 233 - The History of Modern Europe : with a View of the Progress of Society, from the Rise of the Modern Kingdoms to the Peace of Paris, in 1763.
Page 243 - Sacred History of the World, as displayed in the Creation and Subsequent Events to the Deluge. Attempted to be Philosophically considered in a Series of Letters to a Son. By Sharon Turner, FSA 3 vois.
Page 154 - In thoughts from the visions of the night, When deep sleep falleth on men, Fear came upon me, and trembling, Which made all my bones to shake. Then a spirit passed before my face; The hair of my flesh stood up...
Page 231 - Commentaries on the Gallic War, and the First Book of the Greek Paraphrase ; with English Notes, critical and explanatory, Plans of Battles, Sieges, &c., and Historical, Geographical, and Archaeological Indexes.
Page 241 - THE NARRATIVE OF ARTHUR GORDON PYM of Nantucket. Comprising the Details of a Mutiny and atrocious Butchery on board the American Brig Grampus, on her way to the South Seas, in the Month of June, 1827.
Page 243 - A History of the Church, from the earliest Ages to the Reformation.
Page 243 - Astronomy and General Physics, considered with reference to Natural Theology. By the Rev. WILLIAM WHEWELL, MA, FRS, Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. IV. The Hand ; its Mechanism and vital Endowments as evincing • design.
Page 231 - Sallust's Jugurthine War and Conspiracy of Catiline. With an English Commentary, and Geographical and Historical Indexes. New Edition, corrected and enlarged.