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Horace Walpole"s correspondence with William Mason

Horace Walpole

Horace Walpole"s correspondence with William Mason

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by W. S. Lewis, Grover Cronin, Jr., and Charles H. Bennett.
SeriesThe Yale edition of Horace Walpole"s correspondence,, v. 28-29
ContributionsMason, William, 1725-1797., Lewis, W. S. 1895-1979, ed.
LC ClassificationsDA483.W2 A12 vol. 28-29
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6177017M
LC Control Number55008704

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These two volumes of Horace Walpole's correspondence illustrate the breadth and variety of Walpole's friendships. The rakes, wits, and politicians of Volume 30 are the intimates of his younger days as an active member of the Young Club at White's and of Parliament, although correspondences with George Selwyn and Henry Fox continue until their deaths.

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It is set in enamelled meadows, with filigree hedges.” Six years later he was able to tell his friend Sir Horace Mann, the lifelong British resident in. To Sir Horace Mann, Sept.

Mead. Sermon against Dr. Middleton. Ecclesiastical absurdity. Project for publishing an edition of the Bible without pointings or stops. Sir Charles William's letters. Frequency of robberies.

Visit to Spence To the same, Oct. Treaty of commerce with Spain. M'Lean's condemnation and execution. Sir Hugh Seymour Walpole, CBE (13 March – 1 June ) was an English novelist.

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Walpole wrote these stories in andbut waited until before publishing them. Even then, he only printed seven copies, including proofs.

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WALPOLE, Sir ROBERT, first Earl of Orford (–), statesman, was born in at Houghton, Norfolk. His great-great-grandfather, Calibut Walpole, was a younger brother of Edward Walpole [q.

v.], the jesuit. Calibut's eldest son and heir, Robert Walpole (the statesman's great-grandfather), was father of Edward Walpole of Houghton. The book of life is filled with incoherent riddles.

Life's true lessons are inscribed in a corner of the margin. - Jonathan Lockwood Huie. The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.

- Norman Vincent Peale. Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it.Horace Walpole, born in the autumn ofwas the youngest son of that wise minister, Sir Robert Walpole, who, though, as Burke afterwards described him, "not a genius of the first class," yet by his adoption of, and resolute adherence to a policy of peace throughout the greater part of his administration, in which he was fortunately assisted 1/5.Book Overview: Horace Walpole, 4th earl of Orford, was a cultivated participant in, and observer of, the social and political life of Georgian England.

His charming and witty letters are /5(3).