Results 1-3 of 66
... while burning a great mass of papers , he picked out from among them the original unformed sketch of this tragedy , in his own handwriting , and gave it to Mr. Langton , by whose favour a copy of it is now in my possession .
He continued to write in it , with intermissions , till the fifteenth number ; and I think that he never gave better proofs of the force , acuteness , and vivacity of his mind , than in this miscellany , whether we consider his original ...
That justice would be violated by transferring to the people the right of patronage , is apparent to all who know whence that right had its original . The right of patronage was not at first a privilege torn by power from unresisting ...
What people are saying - Write a review
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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - pjskimin - LibraryThing
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