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" Mr. Thackeray has selected for his hero a very noble type of the cavalier softening into the man of the eighteenth century, and for his heroine one of the sweetest women that ever breathed from canvas or from book, since Raffaelle painted and Shakspeare... "
Avillion, and other tales, by the author of 'Olive'. - Page 351
by Dinah Maria Craik - 1853
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History of the Insurrection in China: With Notices of the Christianity ...

Joseph-Marie Callery, Melchior Yvan - China - 1853 - 328 pages
...Author of " VANITY FAIR," " PENDENNIS/' &c. Second Edition. In Three Volumes^ Crown 8w, Price I/, lls. bd. cloth. " A second edition of " Esmond " within...that ever breathed from canvass or from book, since RarTaelle painted and Shakspeare wrote. Esmond will, we think, rank higher as a work of art than "...
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The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures ...

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1853 - 322 pages
...have written it. Mr. Thackeray has felected for his hero a very noble type of the cavalier foftening into the man of the eighteenth century, and for his heroine one of the fweeteft women that ever breathed from canvafs or from book, fince Raffaelle painted and Shakespeare...
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Balder: Part the first, Volume 1

Sydney Dobell - Poetry - 1854 - 283 pages
...VANITY FAIR," " PENDENNIS," &c. Second Edition. In Three Volumes, Crown 8w, Price I/, us. 6d. cloth. ff A second edition of * Esmond ' within a few weeks...that ever breathed from canvass or from book, since Rafraelle painted and Shakspeare wrote. Esmond will, we think, rank higher as a work of art than '...
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The Bhilsa Topes: Or, Buddhist Monuments of Central India

Sir Alexander Cunningham - Buddhism - 1854 - 368 pages
...Auttor of "P^ndennis," "Vanity Fair." Second Edition. Three Vbls., Crown 8vo., price 1I. 11s. Gd. " Mr. Thackeray has selected for his hero a very noble...that ever breathed from canvass or from book, since Raffaellc painted and Shakspeare wrote. The style is manly, clear, terse, and vigorous, reflecting...
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Doĭne: Or, the National Songs and Legends of Roumania

Eustace Clare Grenville Murray - Legends - 1854 - 162 pages
...II. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY, Esq., Second Edition, 3 Vols., crown 8vo, price I/, us. t)d. cloth. " Mr. Thackeray has selected for his hero a very noble...that ever breathed from canvass or from book, since Rafraelle painted and Shakspeare wrote. The style is manly, clear, terse, and vigorous, reflecting...
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Maude Talbot, by Holme Lee

Harriet Parr - 1854
...THACKERAY, EsQ. Author of "VANITY FAIR," "PENDENNIS," &c. Second Edition. Three Volumes, Crown 8vo. " Mr THACKERAY has selected for his hero a very noble...that ever breathed from canvass or from book, since Kafi'aelle painted and Shakspeare wrote. Esmond will, we think, rank higher as a work of art than '...
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Lectures on Architecture and Painting: Delivered at Edinburgh in November 1853

John Ruskin - Architectural criticism - 1854 - 239 pages
...Standard. II. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY, Esq., Second Edition, 3 Vols., crown 8vo, price I/, us. 6d. cloth. " Mr. Thackeray has selected for his hero a very noble...one of the sweetest women that ever breathed from canvas or from book, since Rafr'aelle painted and Shakepeare wrote. The style is manly, clear, terse,...
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The Russo-Turkish campaigns of 1828 and 1829

Francis Rawdon Chesney - 1854
...Standard. II. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY, Esq., Second Edition, 3 Vols., crown 8vo, price I/. us. 6d. cloth. " Mr. Thackeray has selected for his hero a very noble...one of the sweetest women that ever breathed from canvas or from book, since RafFaelle painted and Shakepeare wrote. The style is manly, clear, terse,...
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Pegu: being a narrative of events during the second Burmese war, from August ...

William Ferguson Beatson Laurie - Burmese War, 1852 - 1854 - 555 pages
...Review. II. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY, Esq. Second Edition, 3 Vols., crown 8vo, price i/. us. bd. cloth. " Mr. Thackeray has selected for his hero a very noble...one of the sweetest women that ever breathed from canvas or from book, since Raffaelle painted and Shakepeare wrote. The style is manly, clear, terse,...
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Ambrose the sculptor

mrs. Robert Cartwright - 1854
...Standard. II. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY, Esq., Second Edition, 3 Vols., crown 8vo, price I/. us. 6d. cloth. " Mr. Thackeray has selected for his hero a very noble...one of the sweetest women that ever breathed from canvas or from book, since Raffaelle painted and Shakepeare wrote. The style is manly, clear, terse,...
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