The Literary Gazette

A Weekly Journal of Literature, Science, and the Fine Arts

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The Literary Gazette, and Journal of the Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, &C. For the Year 1834

Comprising Reviews of New Publications; Original Essays on Polite Literature, the Arts and Sciences; Poetry; Criticisms on the Fine Arts, the Drama, &C.; Biogr

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Excerpt from The Literary Gazette, and Journal of the Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, &C. For the Year 1834: Comprising Reviews of New Publications; Original Essays on Polite Literature, the Arts and Sciences; Poetry; Criticisms on the Fine Arts, the Drama, &C.; Biography; Correspondence of Distinguished Persons; Anecdotes, Jeux D'esprit, &C A murder, a massacre in revenge, and other dark and tragic incidents, are forcibly told; and, on the whole, we should be glad to meet this author again, on modern ground - the reality of history, and the detail of the anti query, lie heavy upon fiction. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The London Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, &c. for the Year 1827

Comprising Original Essays on Polite Literature, the Arts and Sciences; A Review of New Publications, Poetry; Criticism on the Fine Arts, the Drama, &c.; Bi

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Excerpt from The London Literary Gazette, and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, &C. For the Year 1827: Comprising Original Essays on Polite Literature, the Arts and Sciences; A Review of New Publications, Poetry; Criticism on the Fine Arts, the Drama, &C.; Biography; Correspondence of Distinguished Persons; Anecdotes, Jeux D'esprit, &C I know not; but Watt did love his cousin (twenty times removed) with a vehemence pro-z portioned to the turbulent strength of his cha reeter. The baillie was not perfectly satisfied with the evident partiality of the young people. Watt, to be sure, was coshe of gentle kin, and was a shrewd, active fellow, and by this time well ui indispensable in the business; but his who e income amounted to no more then hit pounds per annum, and even that, to get r with his future prospects, depended on the baillie himself. The father, too, was proud of his daughter, and thought, perhaps With good reason, that she might aspire to a much higher match: she was the admiration of all the young men of the town, who toasted her health in huge bumpers of rum teddy, after the fashion of Greenelm; and even the strangers, he observed, whom business already brought from far and near to this rising port, theav sheep's eyes' at her as she tripped along. Mere than one of his mercantile correspond ents too - good men and warm - who had ex pericaced his hospitality, remembered in their letters the sweetness of the May-flower, as they gallant] termed her, and inquired warmly after her h th. No positive declaration, however, had as yet been made by any of her admirers. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.