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Mackail, J. W. (John William), 1859-1945.
Studies in humanism.
London, New York [etc.] Longmans, Green and Co. 
|All Authors / Contributors:||
J W Mackail
|Notes:||"A selection of papers written at various times over a good many years ... All have been revised, and some of those which had been already separately printed largely re-written."-p. vii.|
|Description:||ix, 271,  p. 23 cm.|
|Contents:||Prefatory note.--The pursuit of poetry.--What is the good of Greek?--A lesson on an ode of Horace.--The Italy of Virgil and Dante.--Dante's Paradiso.--Erasmus on war.--Ariosto.--The pilgrim's progress.--Henry Birkhead and the foundation of the Oxford chair of poetry.--Bentley's Milton.--Allan Ramsay and the romantic revival.--Hurdis and the poetry of the transition.--Ruskin.--The integration of Shakespeare.--Tradition and design.|
|Responsibility:||by J.W. Mackail.|