Miscellaneous essays. Sketches and reviews


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第 151 頁 - Avaunt ! and quit my sight ! Let the earth hide thee ! Thy bones are marrowless, thy blood is cold ; Thou hast no speculation in those eyes Which thou dost glare with ! Lady M.
第 16 頁 - Oh, ever thus, from childhood's hour, I've seen my fondest hopes decay ; I never loved a tree or flower But 'twas the first to fade away ; I never nursed a dear gazelle, To glad me with its soft black eye, But when it came to know me well, And love me, it was sure to die.
第 68 頁 - Knowledge before — a discovery that there are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in our philosophy.
第 230 頁 - Das ist der Tag des Herrn! Ich bin allein auf weiter Flur; Noch eine Morgenglocke nur, Nun Stille nah und fern. Anbetend knie ich hier. O süßes Graun, geheimes Wehn, Als knieten viele ungesehn Und beteten mit mir! Der Himmel nah und fern, Er ist so klar und feierlich, So ganz, als wollt er öffnen sich.
第 62 頁 - As for TINY TIM, there is a certain passage in the book regarding that young gentleman, about which a man should hardly venture to speak in print or in public, any more than he would of any other affections of his private heart. There is not a reader in England but that little creature will be a bond of union between author and him ; and he will say of Charles Dickens, as the woman just now, ' God bless him ! ' What a feeling is this for a writer to be able to inspire, and what a reward to reap.
第 62 頁 - Who can listen," exclaimed Thackeray, "to objections regarding such a book as this? It seems to me a national benefit, and to every man or woman who reads it a personal kindness.
第 107 頁 - Gli ordina, gl' incammina, e'n suon gli regge Rapido sì, ma rapido con legge, ni Ali ha ciascuno al core ed ali al piede, Nè del suo ratto andar però s'accorge: Ma quando il sol gli aridi campi fiede Con raggi assai ferventi , e in alto sorge, Ecco apparir Gerusalem si vede, Ecco additar Gerusalem si scorge: Ecco da mille voci unitamente Gerusalemme salutar si sente.
第 384 頁 - Rauch's statuette. His complexion was very bright, clear and rosy. His eyes extraordinarily dark,* piercing and brilliant. I felt quite afraid before them, and recollect comparing them to the eyes of the hero of a certain romance called Melmoth the Wanderer...
第 70 頁 - ... generous appreciation of contemporary merit, as well as (what his publisher will think quite as much to the purpose) have the satisfaction of having produced a book that people will be inclined, as the phrase is,