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" There was, perhaps, never a time at which the rewards of literary merit were so splendid, at which men who could write well found such easy admittance into the most distinguished society, and to the highest honours of the state. "
The Monthly Review - Page 38
1843
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Critical and Historical Essays Contributed to the Edinburgh Review

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - ENGLISH LITERATURE - 1883 - 850 pages
...century, more than made up by artificial encouragement, by a vast system of bounties and premiums. There was, perhaps, never a time at which the rewards...honours of the state. The chiefs of both the great partiee into which the kingdom was divided par troniscd literature with emulous munificence. Congreve,...
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Pictorial records of remarkable events in the history of the world

World - 1884
...century, more than made up by artif1cial encouragement, by a vast system of bounties and premiums. There was, perhaps, never a time at which the rewards...the great parties into which the kingdom was divided patronised literature with emulous munificence. But soon after the accession of the House of Hanover...
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Lord Macaulay's Essays and Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1885 - 898 pages
...century, more than made up by artificial encouragement, by a vast system of bounties and premiums. Mե/ CJ .h & לj̖ K ɭe P + " Ӻ ,& / u * M}l!J $ ZD ^ i j c z_ B { ^-\ 5 fZ X d4R 64 uʔP3 J 5d4%CT highcxt honours of the state. The chiefs of both the great parties into which the kingdom was divided...
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The English Essayists: A Comprehensive Selection from the Works of the Great ...

Authors, English - 1887 - 536 pages
...century, more than made up by artificial encouragement — by a vast system of bounties and premiums. t sentiment — my heart dilates with gratitude and...regards every breach of it, not with disapprobation, patronised literature with emulous munificence. Congreve, when he had scarcely attained his majority,...
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Reviews, Essays, and Poems

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1890 - 1058 pages
...century, more than made up by artificial encouragement, by a vast system of bounties and premiums. ver. Ҋ hehad scarcely attained his majority, was rewarded for his first comedy with places which made him...
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A Manual of English Prose Literature: Biographical and Critical, Designed ...

William Minto - English language - 1892 - 552 pages
...my sleeve." JOSEPH ADDISON-, 1672-1719. Speaking of the age of William and Anne, Macaulay says — "There was, perhaps, never a time at which the rewards of literary merit were so splendiil, at which men who could write well found such easy admittance into the must distinguished...
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Lord Macaulay's Essays ; And, Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1892 - 924 pages
...century, more than made up by artificial encouragement,—by a vast system of bounties and premiums. There was, perhaps, never a time at which the rewards of literary merit were so splendid,—at which men who could write well found such easy admittance into the most distinguished...
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Essays and Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1895 - 923 pages
...century, more than made up by artificial encouragement, by a vast system of bounties and premiums. d to his dexterous management. While actively engaged...Learning," which at a later period was expanded into the patronised literature with emulous munificence. Congreve, when he had scarcely attained his majority,...
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The Principles of Argumentation

George Pierce Baker - Debates and debating - 1895 - 414 pages
...century, more than made up by artificial encouragement, by a vast system of bounties and premiums. There was, perhaps, never a time at which the rewards...the most distinguished society, and to the highest honors of the State. The chiefs of both the great parties into which the kingdom was divided patronized...
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The Principles of Argumentation

George Pierce Baker - Debates and debating - 1895 - 414 pages
...century, more than made up by artificial encouragement, by a vast system of bounties and premiums. There was, perhaps, never a time at which the rewards...the most distinguished society, and to the highest honors of the State. The chiefs of both the great parties into which the kingdom was divided patronized...
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