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Table of Contents

A song to David --
Montaigne --
Shakespeare in Arden --
The phœnix nest --
England's helicon --
Epictetus --
Fathers of the church --
The agony of the Middle Ages --
Rochester --
Gentlest Otway --
Pope and Mrs. Lytton Strachey --
Notre Dame des amours --
Cibber's apology --
A sentimental shepherd --
Hannah More --
The physiology of taste --
Tom Moore in Wiltshire --
La nouvelle Héloise --
"Original poems" --
Sidonia the sorceress --
Walt Whitman --
The Squire of Blankney --
The matriarch --
René Boylesve --
Mr. Sassoon's satires --
Miss Sitwell's poems --
The black cat --
Gissing --
Mallarmé --
Samuel Butler's essays --
A blind poet --
A viceroy and his note-book -
"Cummy" --
A great lady --
Bodley and the Bodleian --
The prose of Dr. Johnson --
The emergency.

Edition Notes


First ed.; cf. E. Charteris, The life and letters of Sir Edmund Gosse, p. 518.

Includes index.

Also issued online.


Dewey Decimal Class
809, 824.9
Library of Congress
PN511 .G63 1927

The Physical Object

x, 382 p. ;
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