Liverpool Literature: A Discriptive Bibliography of Old Deeds, Codices, Maps, and Printed Literature, Including Many Private Pamphlets of an Antiquarian Nature, Tending to Illustrate the History & Antiquities of Liverpool, North Wales, and North-west Britain, Embracing, Too, Others of Wider Interest, Genealogical, Topographical, and Biographical, with Annotations, Approximate Market Value, and a Brief Introspect
Shakespeare Press, 1905 - 66 pagini
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Pagina 4 - From his cradle He was a scholar, and a ripe and good one ; Exceeding wise, fair spoken, and persuading : Lofty and sour to them that loved him not ; But, to those men that sought him, sweet as summer...
Pagina 8 - I would rather be a poor man in a garret with plenty of books than a king who did not love reading.
Pagina 8 - O what a world of profit and delight, Of power, of honour, and omnipotence, Is promised to the studious artisan ! All things that move between the quiet poles Shall be at my command.
Pagina 25 - Miscellanea Palatina ; consisting of Genealogical Essays, illustrative of Cheshire and Lancashire Families, and a Memoir of the Cheshire Domesday Roll (Ormerod).
Pagina 17 - A View of Northumberland, with an Excursion to the Abbey of Mailross, in Scotland,
Pagina 21 - PS Dale. Various autographs of eminent persons. " Ode on the institution of a Society in Liverpool for the encouragement of designing, drawing, painting, &c., read before the Society, December 13, 1778.
Pagina 8 - Travels in South Kensington. With Notes on Decorative Art and Architecture in England. By MONCURE DANIEL CONWAY, Author of "The Sacred Anthology," " The Wandering Jew," " Thomas Carlyle,