Відгуки відвідувачів - Написати рецензію
Не знайдено жодних рецензій.
Інші видання - Показати все
8vo pub acquaint afterwards Ambrose Philips annum appeared beautiful Bickerstaff Bolingbroke Budgell Cato character coloured command Countess Court death desired Dryden Duke Earl Edition England English Engravings EUSTACE BUDGELL Excellency fcap folio French friendship gentleman George gilt cloth gilt edges give HISTORY honour House humble servant Illustrated impeach Ireland Isaac Bickerstaff Joseph Addison King kingdom Kit-cat Club Lady late letter London Lord Archibald Hamilton Lord Bolingbroke Lord Halifax Lord-Lieutenant Lordship Majesty Majesty's manner Mohocks morocco nature o'er occasion opinion paper parliament person Plates pub pleasure poem poet Pope Pope's present Prince printed published Queen Report royal says Secretary Sir Richard Sir Richard Steele Sir Robert Viner Spectator Stanhope Steele Steele's Swift Tatler Temple Stanyan thought Tickell Tickell's tion told tragedy translated Treasurer verses vols volume Walpole Warwick Whig Whiston Whitehall Woodcuts writing
Сторінка 566 - Their dread commander ; he, above the rest In shape and gesture proudly eminent, Stood like a tower ; his form had yet not lost All her original brightness, nor appeared Less than archangel ruined, and the excess Of glory obscured...
Сторінка 720 - Why shrinks the soul Back on herself, and startles at destruction ? 'Tis the divinity that stirs within us; 'Tis Heaven itself that points out an hereafter, And intimates eternity to man.
Сторінка 699 - Peace to all such! but were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires; Blest with each talent, and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease: Should such a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne...
Сторінка 686 - To Dr. Jonathan Swift, the most agreeable companion, the truest friend, and the greatest genius of his age.
Сторінка 706 - Look yonder, that hale, well-looking puppy ! You ungrateful scoundrel, did not I pity you, take you out of a great man's service, and show you the pleasure of receiving wages ? Did not I give you ten, then fifteen, now twenty shillings a week, to be sorrowful ? and the more I give you, I think, the gladder you are.
Сторінка 36 - MATTHEW OF WESTMINSTER'S Flowers of History, especially such as relate to the affairs of Britain, from the beginning of the World to AD 1307. By CD Yonge. 2 vols. NENNIUS. Chronicle of.— See Six OE Chronicles. ORDERICUS VITALIS' Ecclesiastical History of England and Normandy.
Сторінка 717 - When it was first acted, the numerous and violent claps of the Whig party on the one side of the theatre were echoed back by the Tories on the other, while the author sweated behind the scenes with concern to find their applause proceeding more from the hand than the head.
Сторінка 699 - Cato, give his little senate laws, And sit attentive to his own applause; While wits and Templars every sentence raise, And wonder with a foolish face of praise — Who but must laugh, if such a man there be? Who would not weep, if Atticus were he?
Сторінка 739 - THERE is not so variable a thing in nature as a lady's head-dress: within my own memory I have known it rise and fall above thirty degrees. About ten 'years ago it shot up to a very great height, insomuch that the female part of our species were much taller than the men. (a) The women were of such an enormous stature, that we appeared as grasshoppers before them.