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Essays English and American: Part 28 Harvard Classics

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Jonathan Swift by William Thackeray. The Idea of a University by John Henry Newman. The Study of Poetry by Matthew Arnold; Sesame and Lilies by John Ruskin. John Milton by Walter Bagehot. Science and Culture by Thomas Henry Huxley. Race and Language by Edward Freeman. Truth of Intercourse; Samuel Pepys by Robert Louis Stevenson. On the Elevation of the Laboring Classes by ...more
Paperback, 492 pages
Published January 1st 2004 by Kessinger Publishing (first published 1909)
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I really liked Ruskin, the ones about Milton and Pepys and Lincoln, and the others made me chuckle sometimes too.
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This volume contains:
Swift, Newman, Stevenson, Poe, Thoreau and Lowell, among others.
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Charles William Eliot was an American academic who was selected as Harvard's president in 1869. He transformed the provincial college into the preeminent American research university. Eliot served the longest term as president in the university's history.
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