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Character Studies With Some Personal Recollections

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Books & Reading

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8424260M
    ISBN 101410213056
    ISBN 109781410213051

    The University was his pride and glory and when he was thus smitten in the house of his friends he shook the dust from his feet and went away, never to return. No picture of a battle, whether it be painted in words or in colors, can bring into the perspective more than a glimpse of the actual field. His arguments were convincing, his language well-chosen, but he was somewhat lacking in the physical attributes so essential to perfect success as a public speaker. Wells was a graduate of the law department. Henry P. In I went to Prague, Bohemia, carrying out my father's wish to complete my school education at a university.

    At age thirteen, she wrote a biography of her father that Twain later included in his Chapters from my Autobiography. I did go to a parochial high school called Christian High and then to Wheaton College. For one of his age his record as scholar and soldier was of exceptional brilliancy. Cook, William B.

    They might have been styled very appropriately "wax-nosed politicians," after the English custom, from the way they were nosed around by arrogant champions of the cause of slavery. When the Fifth Michigan cavalry was mustered into the United States service at Detroit there was one supernumerary troop. It may or may not be pertinent to mention that the intrepid captain never led his troop to slaughter; never welcomed the enemy "with bloody hands to hospitable graves. There were exceptions to the rule, however, and Mr. He did not seem to belong to the present so much as to the past. He had been the choice of Michigan for president and was received with the warmest demonstrations of respect and enthusiasm.


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Chase also spoke in Michigan. In a few days word came that Mr. Had I a sweet cake or a juicy apple which I was dying to eat I would give it to another boy and go through the tortures of Tantalus, pained but satisfied. Her father wrote: "I had had compliments before, but none that touched me like this; none that could approach it for value in my eyes.

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And there is mutual joy. He had represented the government in the diplomatic service abroad, and had served with distinction against the enemies of his country. The University was his pride and glory and when he was thus smitten in the house of his friends he shook the dust from his feet and went away, never to return.

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