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Fiction
Author: Walter Scott
ISBN: 089875979X
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Pages 632 pages
Publisher University Press of the Pacific (June 10, 2002)
Language English
Category: Fiction
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Библиографические данные. Lives of Eminent Novelists and Dramatists Chandos Library Chandos classics (Том 6). Автор.

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Includes a sketch of Johnson's life by Sir Walter Scott. от 836. Lives of the Novelists, Volume 2. Walter Scott. Many of the earliest poetry books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Похожие книги: The Two Doors of Life. от 573. Sketches of the life and correspondence of Nathanael Greene, major general of the armies of the United States in the war of the Revolution.

With 11 full page colour illustrations Walter Scott. This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the same format as the original work.

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Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet FRSE FSA Scot (15 August 1771 – 21 September 1832) was a Scottish historical novelist, poet, playwright, and historian. Famous titles include Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, Old Mortality, The Lady of the Lake, Waverley, The Heart of Midlothian, and The Bride of Lammermoor.

83 He cannot, like the dramatist, present before our living eyes the heroes of former days, or the beautiful creations of his own fancy, embodied in the grace and majesty of Kemble or of Siddons ; but he can teach his reader to conjure up forms. Стр. 118 Tobias Smollett (baptized Tobias George) was born in 1721, in the old house of Dalquhurn, in the valley of Leven, in perhaps the most beautiful district in Britain. Its distinguished native has celebrated the vale of Leven, not only in the beautiful.

Page 80 - I am sorry for H. Fielding's death, not only as I shall read no more of his writings, but I believe he lost more than others, as no man enjoyed life more than he did, though few had less reason to do s. . Fielding's death, not only as I shall read no more of his writings, but I believe he lost more than others, as no man enjoyed life more than he did, though few had less reason to do so, the highest of his preferment being raking in the lowest sinks of vice and misery. Appears in 64 books from 1805-2007.

The memoirs are valuable, especially as regards the masterly Criticisms on Fiction, as no authority greater than Scott's can be found on that subject - features Jonathan Swift, John Dryden, Samuel Richardson, Henry Fielding, Tobias Smollet, Richard Cumberland, Oliver Goldsmith, Samuel Johnson, Laurence Sterne, Henry Mackenzie, Horace Walpole, Clare Reeve, Mrs Ann Radcliffe, Alain Rene Le Sage, Charles Johnstone, Robert Bage.