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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volym 29
Tobias George Smollett
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1770
The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature, Volym 2
Tobias George Smollett
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1756
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Sida 105 - Marvellous things did he in the sight of their fathers, in the land of Egypt, in the field of Zoan.
Sida 87 - ... of taking this off, and loved him more tenderly than any other man could except his royal father. « A vehement difpute then arofe between Fitzurfe and him, about fome words which he affirmed the king to have fpoken, on the day when his peace was made, permitting him to obtain what reparation or...
Sida 39 - Turkish ladies ; for the Grecian belles are of quite another character and complexion ; with them pleasure appears in more engaging forms, and their persons, manners, conversation, and amusements, are very far from being destitute of elegance and ease.
Sida 39 - The luscious passion of the seraglio is the only one almost that is gratified here to the full, but it is blended so with the surly spirit of despotism in one of the parties, and with the dejection and anxiety which this spirit produces in the other, that to one of my way of thinking it cannot appear otherwise than as a very mixed kind of enjoyment. The women here are not, indeed, so closely confined as many have related ; they enjoy a high degree of liberty, even in...
Sida 40 - Countess, do not seem to be, in prudence, eligible for a man that is asthmatic; and we may see the day when he will be heartily glad to resign them both. It is well that he laid aside the thoughts of the voluminous dictionary, of which I have heard you or somebody else frequently make mention. But no more on that...
Sida 93 - Persian pomps, boy, ever I renounce them: Scoff o' the plaited coronet's refulgence; Seek not in fruitless vigilance the rose-tree's Tardier offspring. Mere honest myrtle that alone is order'd, Me the mere myrtle decorates, as also Thee the prompt waiter to a jolly toper Hous'd in an arbour.
Sida 277 - Affiduity, when it is contrary to their Intereft, equal to that which they will exert in fulfilling it, when their Duty and their Intereft coincide ; the Duty of a Member of this Houfe is infinitely the moft Important that can devolve upon a...
Sida 1 - ... of ancient rights enjoyed by the nobility and people of England in former reigns ; or limitations of powers which the king had illegally and arbitrarily ftretched beyond their due bounds. In fome refpefts this charter of 'Henry the firft was more advantageous to liberty, than Magna Charta itfelf.