Literary Celebrities of the English Lake-District
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Literary Celebrities of the English Lake-District

By Frederick Sessions
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  • LITERARY CELEBRITIES
    • OF THE
  • ENGLISH LAKE-DISTRICT
    • BY
    • FREDERICK SESSIONS, F.R.G.S.
    • PREFACE
    • CONTENTS
    • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
      • GRASMERE AND DOVE COTTAGE
    • GRASMERE AND DOVE COTTAGE
    • I
    • THE ENGLISH OPIUM EATER
      • THOMAS DE QUINCEY
      • I.—THE MAN
        • OF BOOKS AND CONVERSATION
      • OF BOOKS AND CONVERSATION
    • THOMAS DE QUINCEY
    • I.—THE MAN
      • OF BOOKS AND CONVERSATION
    • OF BOOKS AND CONVERSATION
    • THE ENGLISH OPIUM EATER
      • THOMAS DE QUINCEY
      • II.—HIS BOOKS
        • THE BRATHAY VALLEY, AMBLESIDE
      • THE BRATHAY VALLEY, AMBLESIDE
    • THOMAS DE QUINCEY
    • II.—HIS BOOKS
      • THE BRATHAY VALLEY, AMBLESIDE
    • THE BRATHAY VALLEY, AMBLESIDE
    • II
    • A PIONEER OF POLITICAL REFORM
      • HARRIET MARTINEAU
        • THE TRUE POET
      • THE TRUE POET
    • HARRIET MARTINEAU
      • THE TRUE POET
    • THE TRUE POET
    • III
    • A LOVER OF BEAUTY
      • GERALD MASSEY
        • A NIGHT RAMBLE
      • A NIGHT RAMBLE
    • GERALD MASSEY
      • A NIGHT RAMBLE
    • A NIGHT RAMBLE
    • IV
    • A POET ENGRAVER
      • WILLIAM JAMES LINTON
      • I.—THE MAN
        • THE SILENCED SINGER
      • THE SILENCED SINGER
    • WILLIAM JAMES LINTON
    • I.—THE MAN
      • THE SILENCED SINGER
    • THE SILENCED SINGER
    • A POET ENGRAVER
      • WILLIAM JAMES LINTON
      • II.—HIS BOOKS AND HIS ART
        • CONISTON
      • CONISTON
    • WILLIAM JAMES LINTON
    • II.—HIS BOOKS AND HIS ART
      • CONISTON
    • CONISTON
    • V
    • A SUCCESSFUL NOVELIST
      • ELIZA LYNN LINTON
      • I.—THE WOMAN
        • WOMEN AND POLITICS
      • WOMEN AND POLITICS
      • A SUCCESSFUL NOVELIST
      • ELIZA LYNN LINTON
      • II.—HER BOOKS
        • A MOUNTAIN CRAG AT CONISTON
      • A MOUNTAIN CRAG AT CONISTON
    • ELIZA LYNN LINTON
    • I.—THE WOMAN
      • WOMEN AND POLITICS
    • WOMEN AND POLITICS
    • A SUCCESSFUL NOVELIST
    • ELIZA LYNN LINTON
    • II.—HER BOOKS
      • A MOUNTAIN CRAG AT CONISTON
    • A MOUNTAIN CRAG AT CONISTON
    • VI
    • THE PHILOSOPHER OF BRANTWOOD
      • JOHN RUSKIN
      • I.—THE MAN
        • MOSSES
      • MOSSES
    • JOHN RUSKIN
    • I.—THE MAN
      • MOSSES
    • MOSSES
    • THE PHILOSOPHER OF BRANTWOOD
      • JOHN RUSKIN
      • II.—HIS ART-TEACHING AND HIS BOOKS
      • VIEWS FROM GRETA HALL
    • JOHN RUSKIN
    • II.—HIS ART-TEACHING AND HIS BOOKS
    • VIEWS FROM GRETA HALL
    • VII
    • A GREAT LIFE MARRED
      • SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE
        • TO BE READ AT HIS GRAVESIDE
      • TO BE READ AT HIS GRAVESIDE
    • SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE
      • TO BE READ AT HIS GRAVESIDE
    • TO BE READ AT HIS GRAVESIDE
    • VIII
    • A LIFE TO PITY
      • HARTLEY COLERIDGE
        • KESWICK IN WINTER
      • KESWICK IN WINTER
    • HARTLEY COLERIDGE
      • KESWICK IN WINTER
    • KESWICK IN WINTER
    • IIX
    • GEORGE THE FOURTH'S LAUREATE
      • ROBERT SOUTHEY
    • ROBERT SOUTHEY
    • X
    • VICTORIA'S FIRST LAUREATE
      • WILLIAM WORDSWORTH
        • HIS PRAYER FOR POETIC INSPIRATION
      • HIS PRAYER FOR POETIC INSPIRATION
    • WILLIAM WORDSWORTH
      • HIS PRAYER FOR POETIC INSPIRATION
    • HIS PRAYER FOR POETIC INSPIRATION
    • XI
    • A FRIEND OF GREAT POETS
      • CHARLES LLOYD
        • THE COMING OF THE YACHTS TO WINDERMERE REGATTA
      • THE COMING OF THE YACHTS TO WINDERMERE REGATTA
    • CHARLES LLOYD
      • THE COMING OF THE YACHTS TO WINDERMERE REGATTA
    • THE COMING OF THE YACHTS TO WINDERMERE REGATTA
    • XII
    • 'CHRISTOPHER NORTH'
      • JOHN WILSON
        • THE PROFESSIONAL CRITIC
      • THE PROFESSIONAL CRITIC
    • JOHN WILSON
      • THE PROFESSIONAL CRITIC
    • THE PROFESSIONAL CRITIC
    • XIII
    • THE CHAMPION OF LORD BACON
      • JAMES SPEDDING
        • THE BLESSING OF A FULL LIFE
      • THE BLESSING OF A FULL LIFE
    • JAMES SPEDDING
      • THE BLESSING OF A FULL LIFE
    • THE BLESSING OF A FULL LIFE
    • XIV
    • TWO BEAUTIFUL LIVES
      • WILLIAM AND LUCY SMITH
        • THE BIBLE AND ITS REVELATIONS
      • THE BIBLE AND ITS REVELATIONS
    • WILLIAM AND LUCY SMITH
      • THE BIBLE AND ITS REVELATIONS
    • THE BIBLE AND ITS REVELATIONS
    • XV
    • TWO BROAD THINKERS
      • FREDERIC AND F. W. H. MYERS
      • (FATHER AND SON)
        • THE VIEW FROM HELVELLYN
      • THE VIEW FROM HELVELLYN
    • FREDERIC AND F. W. H. MYERS
    • (FATHER AND SON)
      • THE VIEW FROM HELVELLYN
    • THE VIEW FROM HELVELLYN
    • XVI
    • A RELIGIOUS MEDIEVALIST
      • FREDERICK WILLIAM FABER
      • I.—THE MAN
        • COME TO JESUS
      • COME TO JESUS
    • FREDERICK WILLIAM FABER
    • I.—THE MAN
      • COME TO JESUS
    • COME TO JESUS
    • A RELIGIOUS MEDIEVALIST
      • FREDERICK WILLIAM FABER
      • II.—HIS BOOKS
        • THE BLACK ANT
      • THE BLACK ANT
    • FREDERICK WILLIAM FABER
    • II.—HIS BOOKS
      • THE BLACK ANT
    • THE BLACK ANT
    • XVII
    • JOHN RUSKIN'S FRIENDS
      • THE SISTERS OF THE THWAITE, AND THEIR BROTHER
        • FROM JONAH'S PRAYER
        • FROM HABAKKUK'S 'SONG IN PARTS'
      • FROM JONAH'S PRAYER
      • FROM HABAKKUK'S 'SONG IN PARTS'
    • THE SISTERS OF THE THWAITE, AND THEIR BROTHER
      • FROM JONAH'S PRAYER
      • FROM HABAKKUK'S 'SONG IN PARTS'
    • FROM JONAH'S PRAYER
    • FROM HABAKKUK'S 'SONG IN PARTS'
    • XVIII
    • A LEARNED YOUNG LADY
      • ELIZABETH SMITH
        • ON A SHOULDER OF THE 'OLD MAN'
      • ON A SHOULDER OF THE 'OLD MAN'
    • ELIZABETH SMITH
      • ON A SHOULDER OF THE 'OLD MAN'
    • ON A SHOULDER OF THE 'OLD MAN'
    • XIX
    • A COUNTRY DOCTOR AND HIS STORIES (FOLK-SPEECH)
      • DR. ALEXANDER CRAIG GIBSON
        • WRITTEN IN THE WORDSWORTH COUNTRY
      • WRITTEN IN THE WORDSWORTH COUNTRY
    • DR. ALEXANDER CRAIG GIBSON
      • WRITTEN IN THE WORDSWORTH COUNTRY
    • WRITTEN IN THE WORDSWORTH COUNTRY
    • XX
    • TWO PIONEER EDUCATIONISTS
      • THOMAS AND MATTHEW ARNOLD
    • THOMAS AND MATTHEW ARNOLD
    • PHILARETVS, HIS INSTRUCTIONS TO HIS SONNE
    • XXI
    • DRUNKEN BARNABY
      • RICHARD BRAITHWAITE
    • RICHARD BRAITHWAITE
    • SWARTHMORE HALL
    • XXII
    • LAST WORDS ABOUT OUR CELEBRITIES
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