Lectures on the English Poets & The Spirit of the Age (Everyman's Library, #459)

William Hazlitt was an English writer, remembered for his humanistic essays and literary criticism, and as a grammarian and philosopher. He is now considered one of the great critics and essayists of the English language, placed in the company of Samuel Johnson and George Orwell, but his work is currently little-read and mostly out of print. During his lifetime he befriended many people who are now part of the 19th-century literary canon,...

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The Spirit of the Age Contemporary Portraits

William Hazlitt was an English writer, remembered for his humanistic essays and literary criticism, and as a grammarian and philosopher. He is now considered one of the great critics and essayists of the English language, placed in the company of Samuel Johnson and George Orwell, but his work is currently little-read and mostly out of print. During his lifetime he befriended many people who are now part of the 19th-century literary canon,...

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Classical Gazetteer

A comprehensive guide to the geography of the classical world, as instructive today as when it was first published in 1851. Each reference locates one of the key sites of antiquity, detailing the sites history, supplemented with the rich assoc. of its heritage. The educated reader might know that Ephesus was founded by the Amazons, but the location of the legendary town of the Lotus Eaters & the best place to buy fishing rods in the entire...

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MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE CLASSIC SERIES - ULTIMATE KINDLE EDITION - Full Play PLUS ANNOTATIONS, 3 COMMENTARIES and FULL LENGTH BIOGRAPHY - With detailed TABLE OF CONTENTS - AND MORE

Much Ado About Noithing Ultimate EditionDo you want the best Kindle Much Ado About Noithing you can get, with the legendary play plus 3 famous commentaries? Do you want these 3 entertaining and insightful analyses from the world's most acclaimed authorities on Shakespeare? Commentaries totaling more than 150 pages?PLUS, do you want Annotations concerning Much Ado About Noithing? And a full length Shakespeare...

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Plain Speaker

The Plain Speaker was the last great collection of essays of William Hazlitt (1778-1830), the finest prose writer of the Romantic period. It is written with characteristic passion, and displays his erudition and wit to fine effect in some of his most important essays: 'On the Prose-Style of Poets', 'On the Conversation of Authors', 'On Reason and Imagination', and 'On Envy', to name a few. In this selection from the two-volume Plain Speaker, Tom...

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