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" I am greatly struck with the tragedy of Douglas, though it has infinite faults : the author seems to me to have retrieved the true language of the stage, which had been lost for these hundred years ; and there is one scene (between Matilda and the old... "
Biographia Dramatica: Names of the dramas: A-L - Page 171
by David Erskine Baker, Stephen Jones - 1812
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Some Account of the English Stage: From the Restoration in 1660 to ..., Volume 4

John Genest - Theater - 1832
...in a letter to Horace Walpole Aug. 1757 says — " I am greatly struck with Douglas ; " the author seems to me to have retrieved the true " language of the stage, which has been lost for these " 100 years ; and there is one scene (between Lady " Randolph and the Stranger)...
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The British Drama: A Collection of the Most Esteemed Tragedies ..., Volume 1

British drama - 1833
...its subject; and Mr. Gray observes, in a letter, J757; "There is one scene (between Matilda and the Peasant) so masterly, that it strikes me blind to all the defects in the world." DRAMATIS PERSONS. As originally acted in EDINBURGH, 1756. COVENT слппгх, 1813. DRURY LANE, 1814....
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The Works of Thomas Gray ...: Letters. Criticisms on architecture and painting

Thomas Gray, Norton Nicholls - 1835
...says, " I am greatly struck with the tragedy of Douglas, though it has infinite faults : the author seems to me to have retrieved the true language of...strikes me blind to all the defects in the world." The Ballad, which he here applauds, is to be found in Mr. Percy's Reliques of Antient Poetry, vol....
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Works, Volume 3

Thomas Gray - 1835
...says, " I am greatly struck with the tragedy of Douglas, though it has infinite faults : the author seems to me to have retrieved the true language of...strikes me blind to all the defects in the world." The Ballad, which he here applauds, is to be found in Mr. Percy's Reliques of Antieut Poetry, vol....
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: Including a ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith, Sir James Prior - English literature - 1837
...says, 'I am greatly struck with the tragedy of Douglas, though it has infinite faults : the author seems to me to have retrieved the true language of...that it strikes me blind to all the defects in the work.' " — Mason's Gray, vol. ip 357.] (2) [" The structure of the story somewhat resembles that...
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Archiv für das Studium der neueren Sprachen und Literaturen, Volume 105

Languages, Modern - 1900
...one and licentiousness of theother!' Hatte doch sogar der Engländer Gray erklärt, das Stück habe 'retrieved the true language of the stage, which had been lost for two hundred yeare!' S. 38. Die — übrigens nicht erst von Pope aufgebrachte — 'ruling passion'...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Including a Variety ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith, Sir James Prior - Drama - 1850
...says, ' I am greatly struck with the tragedy of Douglas, though it has infinite faults : the author seems to me to have retrieved the true language of...that it strikes me blind to all the defects in the work.' " — Mason's Gray, vol. ip 357.] * [" The structure of the story somewhat resembles that of...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Including a Variety ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - 1854
...says, «I am greatly struck with the tragedy of Doug'as, though it has infinite faults: the author seems to me to have retrieved the true language of...and the old peasant) so masterly, that it strikes me bliud to all the defects in the work.' " — Mason's Gray, vol. ip 357.] * [" The structure of the...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Biographies. Reviews. Animated Nature. Cock ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1854 - 1 pages
...Village. 2 " I am greatly struck with the tragedy of Douglas, though it has infinite faults : the author seems to me to have retrieved the true language of...been lost for these hundred years ; and there is one seene (between Matilda and the old peasant) so masterly, that it strikes me blind to all the defects...
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The works of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - Literary Criticism - 1854 - 1 pages
...Village. ¡ "I am greatly struck with the tragedy of Vowjlat, though it has infinite fault« : the author seems to me to have retrieved the true language of...stage, which had been lost for these hundred years ; aud there is one scene (between Matilda and the old peasant) so masterly, that it strikes me blind...
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