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Avillion, and other tales, by the author of 'Olive'. - Page 338
by Dinah Maria Craik - 1853
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Friends of Bohemia: Or, Phases of London Life, Volume 1

Edward Michael Whitty - English fiction - 1857
...tempered but never weakened by experience and sympathy; the felicitous phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical reflection; all these...manner, and look of the lecturer." — Spectator. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY. Second Edition, 3 vok., Crown Svo, reduced to 15s. cloth. " Mr. Thackeray...
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Autobiography of Lutfullah a mohamedan gentleman: and his transactions with ...

Lutfullah - England - 1857 - 435 pages
...tempered but never weakened by experience and sympathy ; the felicitous phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical reflection ; all these...voice, manner, and look of the lecturer."-^ Spectator. Esmond. By WM THACKERAT. Second Edition. 3 voh., Crown Svo, reduced to 15s. cloth. " Mr. Thackeray...
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A Layman's Contribution to the Knowledge and Practice of Religion in Common ...

William Ellis - Christianity - 1857 - 470 pages
...tempered but never weakened by experience and sympathy ; the felicitous phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical reflection ; all these...voice, manner, and look of the lecturer. "-- Spectator, Esmond. By WM THACKERAY. Second Edition. 3 vols., Crown 8i?o, reduced to 15s. cloth. since Raffaelle...
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The Elements of Drawing: In Three Letters to Beginners

John Ruskin - Drawing - 1857 - 350 pages
...tempered but never weakened by experience and sympathy ; the felicitous phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical reflection ; all these...than we could have expected from the absence of the yoice, manner, and look of the lecturer." — Spectator. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY. Second Edition, 3...
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The white house by the sea, Volume 2

Matilda Barbara Betham- Edwards - 1857
...felicitous phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical reflection; all these hoe much less than we could have expected from the absence...voice, manner, and look of the lecturer."— Spectator, Esmond. By WM THACKERAY. Second Edition. 3 uofc., Crown 8uo, reduced to 15s. cloth. '' Mr. Thackeray...
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Victoria and the Australian Gold Mines in 1857: With Notes on the Overland ...

William Westgarth - Gold mines and mining - 1857 - 466 pages
...felicitons phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical refiection ; all these lose mnch less than we could have expected from the absence...voice, manner, and look of the lecturer."— Spectator. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY. Second Edition, 3 vols., Crown 8vo, reduced to 15s. cloth. " Mr. Thackeray...
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Captivity of two Russian princesses in the Caucasus, tr. from the Russ. [of ...

Eugenii Aleksandrovich Verderevskii - 1857
...phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical reflection ; all these lose much iess than we could have expected from the absence of the...voice, manner, and look of the lecturer."-. Spectator. Esmond. By WM THACKERAY. Second Edition. 3 vols., Crown Svo, reduced to 15s. cloth. * Mr. Thackeray...
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The professor, by Currer Bell [ed. by A.B. Nicholls].

Charlotte Brontė - 1857
...tempered but never weakened by experience and sympathy ; the felicitous phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical reflection ; all these lose much less than we could have expected (rom the absence of the voice, manner, and look of the lecturer." — Spectator. ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY....
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A Visit to Salt Lake: Being a Journey Across the Plains, and a Residence in ...

William Chandless - Mormon Church - 1857 - 346 pages
...sympathy; the felicitous phrases, the striking anecdotes, the passages of wise, practical ration ; all these lose much less than we could have expected from the absence of the n * manner, and look oythe lecturer."— S/w^or, ESMOND. By WM THACKERAY. Second Edition, 3 vols. 9...
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The Two Homes, Volume 3

William Mathews (novelist.) - 1859 - 233 pages
...tempered but never weakened by experience and sympathy; the felicitous phrases, the striking aneedotes, the passages of wise, practical reflection; all these...of the voice, manner, and look of the lecturer."— Snectator. "We have been charmed beyond expectation with the reading of these Essays. . . . They lire...
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