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" ... besides to run over the English poetry, which is a more important part of a woman's education than it is generally supposed. Many a young damsel has been ruined by a fine copy of verses, which she would have laughed at if she had known it had been... "
The Works of the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Including Her ... - Page 157
by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu - 1805
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The British Prose Writers: Lady M.W. Montagu's Letters from France and Italy

British prose literature - 1821
...as you say her memory is good, she will be very agreeably employed this way. There are two cantious to be given on this subject: first, not to think herself...ruined by a fine copy of verses, which she would have langhed at if she had known it had been stolen from Mr. Waller. I remember, when I was a girl, I saved...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...her a linguist than to enable her to read books in their originals, that are often corrupted, and an beudes to run over the English poetrv, which is a more important E art of a wp.nin'a education than...
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The Ladies' Companion, Volumes 3-4

1835
...every morning will hring this ahout much sooner than you can imagine, and she will have leisure enongh beside, to run over the English poetry, which is a more important part of a woman's education than is generally supposed. Many a young damsel has been ruined by a fine copy of verses, which she would...
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1854 - 776 pages
...read books in their originals, that are often corrupted, and are always injured by translations. T\vo hours' application every morning will bring this about...you can imagine, and she will have leisure enough besides to run over the English poetry, which is a more important part of a woman's education than...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 pages
...morning will bring this about much sooner than you can imagine, and she will have leisure enough besides to run over the English poetry, which is a more important...has been ruined by a fine copy of verses, which she Wfuld have laughed at if she had known it had been stolen from Mr. Waller. I remember, when I was a...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1858 - 762 pages
...morning will bring this about much sooner than you can imagine, and she will have leisure enough besides to run over the English poetry, which is a more important...a woman's education than it is generally supposed. Mnny a young damsel has been ruined by a fine copy of verses, which she would have laughed at if she...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...to enable her to read books in their originals, that are often corrupted, and are always injured bv translations. Two hours' application every morning...you can imagine, and she will have leisure enough besides to run over the English poetry, which is a more important part of a woman's education than...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 3

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1879
...morning will bring this about much sooner than you can imagine, and she will have leisure enough besides to run over the English poetry, which is a more important...ruined by a fine copy of verses, which she would have langhed at if she had but known it had been stolen from Mr. Waller. I remember, when I was a girl,...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Authors - 1879 - 555 pages
...wish her a linguist than to enable her to read books in their originals, that are often corrupted, and always injured by translations. Two hours' application...you can imagine, and she will have leisure enough besides to run over the English poetry, which is a more important part of a woman's education than...
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Great Authors of All Ages: Being Selections from the Prose Works of Eminent ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Authors - 1879 - 555 pages
...wish her a linguist than to enable her to read books in their originals, that are often corrupted, and Austin besides to run over the English poetry, which is a more important part of a woman's education than...
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