The Life And Correspondence Of Robert Southey (volume 2) by Robert SoutheyThe Life And Correspondence Of Robert Southey (volume 2) by Robert Southey

The Life And Correspondence Of Robert Southey (volume 2)

byRobert Southey

Paperback | January 11, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1850. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XI. Family Details.--Politics. -- He Wishes To Edit Sie Philip Sidney's Works. -- Dr. Vincent. -- The West Indies. -- Spanish War. Wishes To Go To Portugal With Sir John Moore. -- Use Of Reviewing. Early Poems, Why Written. -- Travels In Abyssinia. Steel Mirrors. Sir W. Scott's New Poem. Madoc. -- The Compass, When First Used. -- The Diving Bell. Uses Of Printing. -- Changes In The Critical Review. Loss Of The AberGavenny.--Endowment Of The Romish Church In Ireland. Translation From The Latin. Reasons For Not Going To London. English Poetry. Publication Of Madoc. -- Duty Upon Foreign Books A Great Hardship. -- Story Of Pelayo. The Butler. -- Madoc Criticised And Defended.-- Reviewing. -- Literary Remarks.--Lord Somerville. Suggestion To His Brother Thomas To Collect Information About The West Indies. -- The Moravians. -- Visit To Scotland And To Sir W. Scott At Ashiestiel. -- Rev1ewals Of Madoc. -- Esfriella's LETTERS. To Lieutenant Southey, H. M. S. Galatea. "Greta Hall, July 30. 1804. "Dear Tom, "Your three letters have arrived all together this evening, and have relieved me from very considerable anxiety. Mine I find are consigned to the Atlantic without bottles; and three books of Madoc, which Edith copied in them, gone to edify the sharks--gentlemen who will digest them far more easily than the critics. However, there must be yet some other letters on the way, and I trust you will have learnt before this can reach you that I have two Ediths in the family, -- the Edithling (who was born on the last of April) continuing to do well, only that I am myself somewhat alarmed at that premature activity of eye and spirits, and those sudden startings, which were in her poor sister the symptoms of a dreadful and deadly disease. However, I am on my guard I did ...
Title:The Life And Correspondence Of Robert Southey (volume 2)Format:PaperbackDimensions:110 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.23 inPublished:January 11, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217592651

ISBN - 13:9780217592659