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Courtney, W. L. (William Leonard), 1850-1928.
Studies new and old.
London, Chapman and Hall, 1888
|All Authors / Contributors:||
W L Courtney
|Notes:||"The majority of the essays which follow were published in the Fortnightly review. The first and last appeared in the Edinburgh review, and the paper on 'Jacqueline Pascal' in Time."- Prefatory note.|
|Description:||254 p. 20 cm.|
|Contents:||Hobbes.- Studies in the prophetic nature: Carlyle's political doctrines. Emerson, as thinker and writer.- Hawthorne's romances.- "Robert Browning, writer of plays."- Mr. Swinburne's poetry.- Charles Reade's novels.- A royal blue-stocking: Descartes and the Princes Elizabeth.- Pascal the sceptic.- Jacqueline Pascal.- The service of man and the service of Christ.|
|Responsibility:||by W.L. Courtney.|