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" IN books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating, both to the writer and the reader, than those delicate strokes of sentimental morality, which refer our actions to the determination of feeling. "
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The British Essayists, Volume 35

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1807
...TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 1780To the AUTHOR of the MIRROR, SIR, IN books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating both to the writer and...these the poet, the novel writer, and the essayist, hare always delighted ; you are not, therefore, singular, for having dedicated so much of the MIRROR...
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The Works of Henry Mackenzie, Esq, Volume 5

Henry Mackenzie - 1808
...morality, which refer our actions to the determination of feeling. In these the poet, the novel-writer, and the essayist, have always delighted ; you are...having dedicated so much of the Mirror to sentiment and sensibi7 lity. I imagine, however, Sir, there is much danger in pushing these qualities too far ; the...
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The British Essayists: To which are Prefixed Prefaces ..., Volume 35

James Ferguson (advocate.) - English essays - 1819
...TUESDAY, APRIL 25, 1780. TO THE AUTHOR OF THE MIRROR. SIR, IN books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating both to the writer and...therefore, singular, for having dedicated so much >f the MIRROR to sentiment and sensibility. I imagine, however, Sir, there is much danger in pushing1...
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The British Essayists: Mirror

English essays - 1823
...APRIL 2<5, 1780. "To THE AUTHoIl oF THE MIRRoR. " SIR, *' IN books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating, both to the writer and...the determination of feeling. In these the poet, the novel-writer, and the essayist, have always delighted ; you are not, therefore, singular, for having...
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - 1823
...APRIL 25, 1780. "To THE AUTHoR oF THE MIRRoR. " SIE, " IN books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating, both to the writer and...the determination of feeling. In these the poet, the novel-writer, and the essayist, have always delighted ; you are not, therefore, singular, for having...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Henry Mackenzie

Henry Mackenzie - 1847 - 512 pages
...APRIL 25, 1780.] To the Author of the Mirror : SIR — In books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating, both to the writer and the reader, than those delicate strokes of sentimei.uti morality, which refer our actions to the determination of feeling. In these the poet,...
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The Better Self: Essays for Home-life

James Hain Friswell - Conduct of life - 1875 - 300 pages
...quite right when he says, " In books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating than those delicate strokes of sentimental morality...refer our actions to the determination of feeling." The romantic school, the very essence of tragedy, does this. It is by the heart and feeling, not through...
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The Better Self: Essays for Home-life

James Hain Friswell - Conduct of life - 1875 - 300 pages
...quite right when he says, " In books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating than those delicate strokes of sentimental morality...refer our actions to the determination of feeling." The romantic school, the very essence of tragedy, does this. It is by the heart and feeling, not through...
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The Man of Feeling

Henry Mackenzie - Fiction - 2005 - 224 pages
...excessive sensibility.] TO THE AUTHOR OF THE MIRROR. SIR, IN books, whether moral or amusing, there are no passages more captivating both to the writer and...the determination of feeling. In these the poet, the novel-writer, and the essayist, have always delighted; you are not, therefore, singular, for having...
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