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During the fifteen years of his literary life Poe was connected with various newspapers and magazines in Richmond, Philadelphia and New York.
He then was a resident of Richmond and a regular contributor to the "Southern Literary Messenger.
Smith's volume on the Berkshire Hills, these gentlemen, both reserved in nature, though near neighbours and often in the same company, were inclined to be shy of each other, partly, perhaps, through the knowledge that Melville had written a very appreciative review of 'Mosses from an Old Manse' for the New York Literary World, edited by their mutual friends, the Duyckincks.
I would mount him forthwith, and gallop about the country within a circumference of a few miles, making literary calls on my brother authors.
I don't know anything about that, sir,' answered the literary gentleman.
You're quite right, sir,' interrupted the literary gentleman, leaning back in his chair and exercising his toothpick.
The product of a large store of reading has been here secreted anew for the reader who desires to see, in bird's-eye view, the light and shade of a long and varied period of poetic literature, by way of preparation for Shakespeare, [9] (with a full essay upon whom the volume closes,) explaining Shakespeare, so far as he can be explained by literary antecedents.
Alfred Ainger has done such good service, the great and peculiar change which was begun at the end of the last century, and dominates our own; that sudden increase of the width, the depth, the complexity of intellectual interest, which has many times torn and distorted literary style, even with those best able to comprehend its laws.
saw the birth of what was probably the first literary club ever known, the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove.
In 1578 Lyly, at the age of twenty-five, came from Oxford to London, full of the enthusiasm of Renaissance learning, and evidently determined to fix himself as a new and dazzling star in the literary sky.
The pastoral is the most artificial literary form in modern fiction.
This hymn, as a literary work, is one of the finest in the collection.