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From Thaucer to Tennyson.
By IIENRY REED.
EDITION, REVISED AND CORRECTED.
J. B. LIPPINCOTT & CO.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1855, by
WILLIAM B. REED,
in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Eastern
District of Pennsylvania.
APPLICATION OF LITERARY PRINCIPLES.
Narrow and exclusive lines of reading to be avoided—Catholicity
of taste-Charles Lamb's idea of books-Ruskin-Habits of
reading comprehensive--Ancient Literature- Foroign Lan.
guages-Different eras of letters--English essay-writing.com
Macaulay-Southey-Scott and Washington Irving Archdea.
con Hare-Lord Bacon's Essays-Poetic taste--Influence of