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... and the grave and often solemn cast of thinking , which distinguished it from other periodical papers , made it , for some time , not generally liked . So slowly did this excellent work , of which twelve editions have now issued ...
On leaving him , Johnson said , ' I used to think Meeke had excellent parts , when we were boys together at the college : but , alas ! Lost in a convent's solitary gloom ! '' I remember , at the classical lecture in the Hall , I could ...
Her novel , entitled Memoirs of Miss Sydney Biddulph , contains an excellent moral , while it inculcates a future state of retribution ; 1 and what it teaches is impressed upon the mind by a series of as deep distress as can affect ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keithhamblen - LibraryThing
12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
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Picked up this entire set in excellent condition at a library sponsored used book sale for $60.00. hands down one of my best finds. Read full review