New Monthly Magazine, Volume 84

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Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth
Henry Colburn, 1848
 

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Page 542 - The cloud-capt towers, the gorgeous palaces, The solemn temples, the great globe itself; * Yea, all which it inherit, shall dissolve, And, like the baseless fabric of a vision, Leave not a wreck behind.
Page 112 - I find earlier days are gone by — I find that I can have no enjoyment in the world but continual drinking of knowledge.
Page 333 - They that go down to the sea in ships, and do business in great waters, These see the works of the Lord, and his wonders in the deep.
Page 330 - replies a pamper'd goose : And just as short of reason he must fall, Who thinks all made for one, not one for all.
Page 111 - That if poetry comes not as naturally as the leaves to a tree, it had better not come at all.
Page 163 - That an humble Address be presented to her Majesty, praying that her Majesty will be graciously pleased to...
Page 519 - CANST thou draw out leviathan with an hook? or his tongue with a cord which thou lettest down? Canst thou put an hook into his nose? or bore his jaw through with a thorn?
Page 99 - Then anon the air began to wax clear and the sun to shine fair and bright, the which was right in the Frenchmen's eyes and on the Englishmen's backs. When the Genoese were assembled together and began to approach, they made a great leap and cry to abash the Englishmen, but they stood still and stirred not for all that.
Page 112 - There is but one way for me; the road lies through application, study and thought. I will pursue it and to that end purpose retiring for some years.
Page 530 - ... no portion of which was, to our perception, used in propelling it through the water, either by vertical or horizontal undulation. It passed rapidly, but so close under our lee quarter, that had it been a man of my acquaintance I should have easily recognised his features with the naked eye...

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