Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Oriental learning in illuftrating topics of great importance in the hiftory of mankind ; and it is much to be lamented, that he did not live to revife and improve them in England, with the advantages of accumulated knowledge and uhdifturbed Jeifure*. "
Works - Page 246
by Sir William Jones - 1807
Full view - About this book

Memoirs of the Life of David Garrick, Esq: Interspersed with ..., Volume 1

Thomas Davies - Actors - 1781
...communicate his knowledge of it to others. He left a fragment called an Eflay on the Art of A£ling, which, it is much to be lamented, that he did not live to complete. What remains is worth an actor's confideration. CHAP. DAVID GAR RICK, Efq. 1*7" CHA P. XIV....
Full view - About this book

Collections Towards a Description of the County of Devon: By Sir William ...

Sir William Pole - Devon (Angleterre) - 1791 - 568 pages
...of Devon/hire, fo often quoted by Mr. Rifdon and Mr. Prince, in their Publications on the Subject ; and it is much to be lamented that he did not live to perfect the extenfive Work which he had meditated. It may not, perhaps, be doing ftrict Juftice to...
Full view - About this book

The New annual register, or General repository of history ..., Volume 25

1805
...displayed his profound Oriental learning in illustrating topics of great importance in the history of mankind ; and it is much to be lamented that he did not live to revise and improve them in England, with the advantages of accumulated knowledge and undisturbed leisure....
Full view - About this book

The Asiatic Annual Register, Or, A View of the History of ..., Volume 5

Lawrence Dundas Campbell, E. Samuel - Books - 1804
...displayed his profound Oriental learning, in illustrating topics of great importance in the history of mankind} and it is much to be lamented that he did not live to revise and improve them in England, with the advantages of accumulated knowledge, and undisturbed leisure....
Full view - About this book

The British Critic and Quarterly Theological Review, Volume 24

1804
...Oriental learning in ilhifirating topics of grcatimportancein the hiftor)- of mankind; and it is'mUcrf to be lamented, that he did not live to revife and improve ihero in Eng, lajKi, with the advantages of accumulated knowledge and undiilurbcd kifure. ęTA mere...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Sir William Jones: With the Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - 1807
...difcufled t-he fubjects which he profefled to explain, with a perfpicuity which delights and inftructs, and in a ftyle which never ceafes to pleafe, where...revife and improve them in England, with the advantages of accumulated knowledge and uhdifturbed Jeifure*. y * Of these discourses, the subjects of the two...
Full view - About this book

Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions ..., Volumes 3-4

Sir Egerton Brydges - Bibliography - 1807
...displayed his profound oriental learning in illustrating topics of great importance in the history of mankind; and it is much to be lamented that he did not live to revise and improve i>'em in England, wiih the advantages of accumulated knowledge and undisturbed leisure...
Full view - About this book

The Literary panorama, Volume 5, Issue 1809

1809
...displayed his profound Oriental learning in illustrating topics of great importance in the history of mankind; and it is much to be lamented, that he did not live to revive and improve them in England, with the advantages of accumulated knowledge and undisturbed leiture....
Full view - About this book

The Literary Panorama, Volume 5

English literature - 1809
...displayed his profound Oriental learning in illustrating topics of great importance in the history of mankind ; and it is much to be lamented, that he did not live to revive and improve them in Kngland, with the advantages of accumulated knowledge and imdisturbe<l leisure....
Full view - About this book

The General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1812
...state, and displays an extensive fund of learning, connected with the investigation of the civil law. It is much to be lamented that he did not live to complete his plan : but by his will he expressly forbade any part of his MSS. to be printed, as not...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF