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" I was pleased with the reply of a gentleman, who being asked which book he esteemed most in his library, answered, — "Shakspeare": being asked which he esteemed next best, replied — "Hogarth. "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 140
1819
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The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century: A Series of Lectures

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1867 - 309 pages
...gentleman, who, being asked which book he esteemed most in his library, answered 'Shakespeare: being asked which he esteemed next best, replied 'Hogarth.' His...words. Other pictures we look at — his prints we read * Coleridge speaks of the "beautiful female faces" in Hogarth's pictures, "in whom," he says, "the...
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Works: Including His Most Intesesting Letters

Charles Lamb - 1867 - 648 pages
...who being asked which book he esteemed most in his library, answered, —" Sliakspeare:" being asked which he esteemed next best, replied, " Hogarth."...suggestive meaning of words. Other pictures we look at,—his prints we read. In pursuance of this parallel, I have sometimes entertained myself with comparing...
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The Stratford Shakspere: Romeo & Juliet. Timon of Athens. Hamlet. King Lear ...

William Shakespeare - 1867
...which book he esteemed most in his library, answered, ' Shakspere : ' being asked which he esteemed the next best, replied, ' Hogarth.' His graphic representations...the teeming, fruitful, suggestive meaning of words. Others' pictures we look at, — his prints we rea*', " In pursuance of this parallel, I have sometimes...
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The Pictorial edition of the works of Shakspere, ed. by C. Knight. [8 vols ...

William Shakespeare - 1867
...which book he esteemed most in his library, answered, ' Shakspere :' being asked which he esteemed the &c.@ 0 Other's pictures we look t,— his prints we read. " In pursuance of this parallel, I have sometimes...
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Tragedies. Poems

William Shakespeare - 1867
...which book he esteemed most in his library, answered, ' Shakspere :' being asked which he esteemed the next best, replied, 'Hogarth.' His graphic representations...have the teeming, fruitful, suggestive meaning of vtordt. Other's pictures we look at, — his prints we read. "In pursuance of this parallel, I have...
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The Four Georges: The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century

William Makepeace Thackeray - England - 1869 - 362 pages
...naughty boy and the master flogged him, and Jacky was a good boy and had plum-cake, which pervades he esteemed next best, replied ' Hogarth.' His graphic...words. Other pictures we look at — his prints we read "The quantity of thought which Hogarth crowds into every picture would almost unvulgarise every subject...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 19

William Makepeace Thackeray - English literature - 1869
...naughty boy and the master flogged him, and Jacky was a good boy and had plum-cake, which pervades he esteemed next best, replied ' Hogarth. ' His graphic...have the teeming, fruitful, suggestive meaning of wrds. Other pictures we look at — his prints we read "The quantity of thought which Hogarth crowds...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray : in 22 Volumes

1869
...naughty boy and the master flogged him, and Jacky was a good boy and had plum-cake, which pervades he esteemed next best, replied ' Hogarth.' His graphic...have the teeming, fruitful, suggestive meaning of uvrjs. Other pictures we look at — his prints we read "The quantity of thought which Hogarth crowds...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 10

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1872
...who, being asked which book he esteemed most in his library, answered ' Shakspeare : ' being asked which he esteemed next best, replied 'Hogarth.' His...have the teeming, fruitful, suggestive meaning of wards. Other pictures we look at — his prints we read I [" The hearts, and to inspire them with pleasure...
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Miscellanies...

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1873 - 592 pages
...next hcst, replied ' Hogarth.' His graphic representations are indced books: they have the tceming, fruitful, suggestive meaning of words. Other pictures we look at — his prints we read. . . . " The quantity of thought which Hogarth crowds into every picture would almost unvulgarize every...
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