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THE LITERARY HISTORY

OF ENGLAND

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THE

LITERARY HISTORY

OF

ENGLAND

IN THE END OF THE EIGHTEENTH AND BEGINNING

OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

BY MRS. OLIPHANT

AUTHOR OF 'MAKERS OF FLORENCE,' ETC.

* Reading maketh a full man.'—BACON, On Study.
• A good book is the precious life-blood of a master spirit embalmed and

treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life.'—MILTON, Areopagitica.
* Je ne voyage sans livres, ny en paix, ny en guerre. C'est la meilleure munition

que j'aye trouvé à cet humain voyage.'-MONTAIGNE, Livre iii. Chap. iii.
• Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind.'-ADDISON,

Spectator.

IN THREE VOLUMES_VOL. I,

London

MACMILLAN AND CO.

AND NEW YORK

1895

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