The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc., For the Year 1818

The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc., For the Year 1818

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Excerpt from The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc., For the Year 1818: Comprising Original Essays on Polite Literature, the Arts and Sciences, a Review of New Publications; Poetry; Criticisms on the Fine Arts, the Drama, &C On these grounds the happiness of exultation is assigned to the victor. Were we seriously to say what we think of this production, it would be What is scarcely tolerable to pronounce, and impossible to endure. If meant for ridicule it is infamous, and we should without ceremony apply to it those epithets which a distinguished statesman has applied to another anonymous scribble. For we hum bly conceive that occasion justifies strong language; and that when you really address a scoundrel, liar, coward, and assassin, there are no words but these four which can express what is meant, and therefore that these words are not only not vulgar, but the only words that can be used to convey your meaning. However, it is very well for rascals, who do not like to be called by their names, to protest against the im politeness of employing strong phrases. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc. For the Year 1820

The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc. For the Year 1820

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ISBN: 0428351980

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Excerpt from The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc. For the Year 1820: Comprising Original Essays on Polite Literature, the Arts and Sciences; A Review on New Publications; Poetry; Criticisms on the Fine Arts, the Drama &C The whole number of Degrees in Mix-heel mu Term was - DD. Three; b.d. One; B. C, L. Two; m.a. Thirty; B. A. Sixty fire. Matriculation: ninet nfirc. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc., For the Year 1820

The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc., For the Year 1820

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ISBN: 1334942544

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Excerpt from The Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc., For the Year 1820: Comprising Original Essays on Polite Literature, the Arts, and Sciences; A Review of New Publications; Poetry; Criticisms on the Fine Arts, the Drama, &C.; Biography; Correspondence of Distinguished Persons, Anecdotes, Jeux D'esprit, Etc Our Index for 1820 (to be given in an early Number) will best exemplify our zeal and diligence in pro viding for the general gratification of our subscribers our success attests that our exertions have not passed unnoticed nor unrewarded and we shall only add, that as we grow in time our strength increases, and our sphere enlarges so much, that we can now with ease accomplish what was wont to be difiicult or impossible. We therefore look forward to the possession of a power which may extend our utility and enhance our value: and as proof that we are not inclined slacken in our career, we Shall only observe, that within the last two months, Original Letters from Paris, the admired essays entitled Wine and Walnuts, the first accounts of Discoveries in the Arctic and Antarctic Circles, the important Experiments on Galvanism, Magnetism, and Polarity, the only details of the Royal Society of Literature, and many other matters of great general inter est, have appeared in our columns. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.