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Lectures and essays / by Goldwin Smith
Bib ID 1975248
Format BookBook
Author
Smith, Goldwin, 1823-1910
 
Description Toronto : Printed for the author, by Hunter, Rose & co., 1881 
viii, 336 p. ; 22 1/2 cm. 
Full contents
  • The greatness of the Romans.
  • The greatness of England.
  • The great duel of the seventeenth century.
  • The lamps of fiction; a speech on the centenary of the birth of Sir Walter Scott.
  • An address to the Oxford school of science and art.
  • The ascent of man.
  • The proposed substitutes for religion.
  • The labour movement.
  • What is culpable luxury?
  • A true captain of industry [Mr. Brassey]
 
Notes

At head of title: Printed for private circulation.

"All the papers have been revised, so that they do not appear here exactly as they were in the periodicals from which they are reprinted."--Prefatory note.

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