Observations On The Writings And On The Character Of Mr. Gray; Originally Subjoined To The Second…

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byThomas James Mathias

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1814. Excerpt: ... by this interesting anecdote, that the genius of Gray sometimes resembled the armed apparition in Shakspear's mastertragedy; "He would not be commanded." Mr. Gray often amused himself in making compilations from works of eminence in different departments of literature, from travels, from antiquities, and, in general, from all subjects which are covered by the indefinite, yet not inexpressive, term of Belles Leitres. He has left short but curious notices of all the cathedrals of England, with his accustomed ability and interesting manner. The materials he collected from It may not be displeasing to present the reader with a part of the result of the'se notices. "THE SEVERAL PARTS OF THE CATHEDRALS RANGED ACCORDING TO THE TIME IN WHICH THEY WERE BUILT. The latter half of the Eleventh Century. Exeter: the Lady Chapel. Wells: the east end of the nave. Chester: the north transept and the chapter house. Durham: the nave and choir. Carlisle: the nave and transept. Hereford: the east end and the upper nave. Worcester: the greatest part of the church. Gloucester: the old chapter-house, the east nave, part of the choir, and long workhouse. Winchester: the transept and choir. Norwich: the nave. The first half of the Twelfth Century. Christ Church, Oxford. Durham: the west part of the nave, and the chapter-house. Lichfield: the nave and choir. Hereford: the west end of the nave. Wells: part of the palace and the Lady chapel. Exeter: the choir. Landaff: the church and the palace. Lincoln: the nave. The latter half of the Twelfth Century. Ely: the nave, transept, and front tower up to the battlements. Peterborough: the choir, transept, and nave. Durham: the galilee. Chichester: the church and palace. Canterbury: the choir and undercroft. St. David's: the church. Linco...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1814. Excerpt: ... by this interesting anecdote, that the genius of Gray sometimes resembled the armed apparition in Shakspear's mastertragedy; "...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:24 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.05 inPublished:January 30, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217266606

ISBN - 13:9780217266604

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