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In the company of William Hazlitt

thoughts for the twenty-first century

by Maurice Whelan

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Published by Merlin Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hazlitt, William, -- 1778-1830 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Romanticism -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [194]-199) and index.

    Other titlesThoughts for the 21st century
    StatementMaurice Whelan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4773 .W43 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p. ;
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22621812M
    ISBN 101740970276
    OCLC/WorldCa55048485

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    -William Hazlitt: They are, as it were, train-bearers in the pageant of life, and hold a glass up to humanity, frailer than itself. We see ourselves at second-hand in them: they show us all that we are, all that we wish to be, and all that we dread to be. What brings the resemblance nearer is, that, as they imitate us, we, in our turn, imitate. Hate According To William Hazlitt Humans are made up of a complex system of reasoning and emotions, that drive their activity through everyday life. Every decision that one makes can be traced back to how one feels, his or her emotions. As shown in William Hazlitt’s essay, he believes that.

    Characters of Shakespeare's Plays. By. William Hazlitt. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader. More books by William Hazlitt. Table-Talk. The Spirit of the Age - Contemporary. William Hazlitt writes from a neutral point of view, however it is an un-biased neutral point of view. Hazlitt writes as if he is excluded from the human race, as if he is just an observer. It sounds like he removed him-self in order to describe what he saw and observed how people express emotion.


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