Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" It is therefore not a sufficient vindication of a character that it is drawn as it appears; for many characters ought never to be drawn: nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation and experience; for that observation which... "
Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ... - Page 73
1823
Full view - About this book

The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 4

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1820 - 472 pages
...be drawn : nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation and experience ; for that observation which is called knowledge of...; to teach the means of avoiding the snares which are laid by Treachery for Innocence, without infusing any wish for that superiority with which the...
Full view - About this book

The British Essayists: Rambler

Alexander Chalmers - 1823 - 430 pages
...be drawn; nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation and experience, for that observation which is called knowledge of...hazard; to teach the means of avoiding the snares which are laid by Treachery for Innocence, without infusing any wish for that superiority with which the...
Full view - About this book

The British Essayists: Rambler

James Ferguson - 1823
...be drawn ; nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation, and experience, for that observation which is called knowledge of...; to teach the means of avoiding the snares which are laid by Treachery for In^nocence, without infusing any wish for that superiority with which the...
Full view - About this book

The English Master; Or Student's Guide to Reasoning and Composition ...

William Banks - 1823 - 462 pages
...to be drawn; nor of a narrative, that the tram of events is agreeable to observation and experience, for that observation, which is called knowledge of...The purpose of these writings is surely not only to shew mankind, but to provide that they may be seen hereafter with less hazard ; to teach the means...
Full view - About this book

The British Essayists: Rambler

Lionel Thomas Berguer - 1823 - 636 pages
...drawn; nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation ° and experience, for that observation which is called knowledge of...The purpose of these writings is surely not only to shew mankind, but to provide that they may be seen hereafter with less hazard; to teach the means of...
Full view - About this book

The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 15-16

British essayists - 1823 - 748 pages
...be drawn; nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation and experience, for that observation which is called knowledge of...be found much more frequently to make men cunning thau good. The purpose of these writings is surely not only to show mankind, but to provide that they...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Samuel Johnson: The Rambler

Samuel Johnson - 1825 - 538 pages
...be drawn : nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation and experience ; for that observation which is called knowledge of...: to teach the means of avoiding the snares which are laid by treachery for innocence, without infusing any wish for that superiority with which the...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Samuel Johnson: The Rambler

Samuel Johnson - 1825 - 526 pages
...be drawn : nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation and experience ; for that observation which is called knowledge of...The purpose of these writings is surely not only to shew mankind, but to provide that they may be seen hereafter with less hazard ; to teach the means...
Full view - About this book

Murphy's essay. The rambler. The adventurer. The idler. Rasselas. Tales of ...

Samuel Johnson, Arthur Murphy - 1834
...be drawn ; nor of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation and experience ; el Johnson are laid by Treachery for Innocence, without infusing any wish for that superiority with which the...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: An essay on the life and genius of ...

Samuel Johnson - 1837 - 630 pages
...drawn ; \vtf of a narrative, that the train of events is agreeable to observation and experience ; for that observation which is called knowledge of the world, will be found much more frequently to mako men cunning than good. The purpose of these writings is surely not only to show mankind, but to...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF