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Savonarola, Erasmus, and Other Essays - Page 145
by Henry Hart Milman - 1870 - 500 pages
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1836
...exposition of the course of events, and of the motives of the influential agents — more of the life arid circumstance of history. In many parts the present...and agreeable style. We do not scruple to risk our judgment on this point, which it is sometimes thought presumptuous in any one but a native to pronounce...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1836
...from the higher personal character of the pontiffs, who from this time, if darkened, to our judgment, by the varying shades of bigotry, were invariably...and agreeable style. We do not scruple to risk our judgment on this point, which it is sometimes thought presumptuous in any one but a native to pronounce...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1836
...from the higher personal character of the pontiffs, who from this time, if darkened, to our judgment, by the varying shades of bigotry, were invariably...and agreeable style. We do not scruple to risk our judgment on this point, which it is sometimes thought presumptuous in any one but a native to pronounce;...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle), George Walter Prothero - English literature - 1836
...which we are most rarely called upon to animadvert, especially in German writers. Brevity is an oftence against which our statutes are seldom put in force....and agreeable style. We do not scruple to risk our judgment on this point, which it is sometimes thought presumptuous in any one but a native to pronounce...
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Quarterly Review, Volumes 55-56

English literature - 1836
...outline for a larger work. But baving exhausted our critical fastidiousness on this point, we have Duly the more gratifying duty of expressing our high estimate...and agreeable style. We do not scruple to risk our judgment on this point, which it is sometimes thought presumptuous in any one but a native to pronounce...
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A Winter in the West Indies: Described in Familiar Letters to Henry Clay, of ...

Joseph John Gurney - Blacks - 1840 - 282 pages
...Vienna, Venice, Rome, and Bologna. By LEOPOLD VON RANKE. Translated by SARAH AUSTIN, 3 vols. 8vo, 36s. " To the high qualifications of profound research, careful...of a singularly lucid, terse, and agreeable style." — Quarterly Review. " It is hardly necessary for us to say, that this is an excellent book, excellently...
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Letters of the Earl of Dudley to the Bishop of Llandaff

John William Ward Earl of Dudley - Europe - 1841 - 384 pages
...Venice, Rome, and Bologna, By LEOPOLD VON RANKE. Translated by SARAH AUSTIN. 3 vols. Bvo, 36*. " To thc high qualifications of profound research, careful...successive age, common to the historians of Germany, Sir, Hanke adds the charm of a singularly lucid, terse, and agreeable style."— Quarterly Review....
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The New annual army list, by H.G. Hart [afterw.] Hart's annual army list

Henry George Hart - 1841
...Vienna, Venice, Rome, and Bologna. By LEOPOLD VON RANKE. Translated by SARAH AUSTIN. 3 vols. 8vo, 36s. " To the high qualifications of profound research, careful...reference to the genius and spirit of each successive a^e, common to the historians of Germany, Mr. Itanke adds the charm of a singularly lucid, terse, and...
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Enquiry Into the Validity of the British Claim to a Right of Visitation and ...

Henry Wheaton - Great Britain - 1842 - 151 pages
...PROFESSOR IN THE UNIVERSITY OF BERLIN. Translated from the German by Sarah Austin. In 2 volumes. " To the high qualifications of profound research, careful...of a singularly lucid, terse and agreeable style." — Quarterly Review. " It is hardly necessary for us to say that this is an excellent book, excellently...
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The Letters of Horace Walpole: Earl of Orford: Including Numerous Letters ...

Horace Walpole - Authors, English - 1842
...BY SARAH AUSTIN. In two volumes. "To the high qualifications of profound research, careful accuraey, great fairness and candour, with a constant reference...of a singularly lucid, terse and agreeable style." — Quarterly Revieto. "It is hardly necessary for us to say that this is an excellent book, excellently...
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