Lectures on the English Comic Writers


Lectures on the English Comic Writers

HAZLITT, William

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From Hazlitt's presentations at the Surrey Institution, where he found satisfaction after a slump in his literary reputation and financial position. The talks are on Shakespeare, Ben Jonson, Cowley, Butler, Suckling, Etherege, Wycherley, Congreve, Vanbrugh, Farquhar and Hogarth among others.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Wiley and Putnam
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1845
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Wiley and Putnam's Library of Choice Reading No. XXVIII. From the third London edition, edited by the author's son. 222, iv p. 19 cm. Softcover. Spine and edges chipped. Pencil notations, foxing and spots.

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