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" ... a new species of writing, that might possibly turn young people into a course of reading different from the pomp and parade of romance-writing, and dismissing the improbable and marvellous, with which novels generally abound, might tend to promote... "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 152
1926
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The Correspondence of Samuel Richardson, Author of Pamela ..., Volume 1

Samuel Richardson - 1804
...simplicity of it, might " possibly introduce a new species of VOL. I. d «writing, " writing, that might possibly turn young " people into a course of reading different " from the pomp and parade of romance" writing, and dismissing the improbable " and marvellous, with which novels gene" rally abound,...
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The Correspondence of Samuel Richardson ...: Selected from the ..., Volume 1

Samuel Richardson, Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia) - Novelists, English - 1804 - 326 pages
...simplicity of it, might " possibly introduce a new species of VOL. I. d . " writing, " writing, that might possibly turn young " people into a course of reading different " from the pomp and parade of romance" writing, and dismissing the improbable " and marvellous, with which novels gene" rally abound,...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical Illustrative of the ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - Adventurer - 1810
...manner, suitably to the simplicity of it, might possibly. introduce a new species of writing, that might possibly turn young people into a course of...tend to promote the cause of religion and virtue. I therefore gave way to enlargement ; and so PaT mcla became as you see her. But so little did I hope,...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - Adventurer (London, England : 1752) - 1810 - 499 pages
...natural manner, suitably to the simplicity of it, might possibly introduce a new species of writing, that might possibly turn young people into a course of...tend to promote the cause of religion and virtue. I therefore gave way to enlargement ; and so Pat mela became as you see her. But so little did I hope...
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Essays: Biographical, Critical, and Historical; Illustrative of ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1810
...natural manner, suitably to the simplicity of it, might possibly introduce a new species of writing, that might possibly turn young people into a course of...tend to promote the cause of religion and virtue. I therefore gave way to enlargement ; and so Pamela became as you see her. But so little did I hope...
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The Novels of Samuel Richardson, Esq: Viz. Pamela, Clarissa ..., Volume 1

Samuel Richardson - 1824
...natural manner, suitable to the simplicity of it, might possibly introduce a new species of writing, that might possibly turn young people into a course of reading different from the pomp and parade of romance- writing, and, dismissing the improbable and marvellous, with which novels generally abound,...
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Lives of the novelists, Volumes 1-2

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - Novelists, English - 1825
...natural manner, suitable to the simplicity of it, might possibly introduce a new species of writing, that might possibly turn young people into a course of...tend to promote the cause of religion and virtue. I therefore gave way to enlargement; and so Pamela became as you see her. But so little did I hope...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...composition of his ' Pamela,' as a warning to young people, and with a hope that it would ' turn them apace I You plainly romaneo writing.' The work as first published in two volumes was written in two months, and published...
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The Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Biographical memoirs of eminent ...

Walter Scott - France - 1834
...natural manner, suitable to the simplicity of it, might possibly introduce a new species of writing, that might possibly turn young people into a course of...tend to promote the cause of religion and virtue. I therefore gave way to enlargement ; and so Pamela became as you see her. But so little did I hope...
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Biographical Memoirs of Eminent Novelists, and Other Distinguished ..., Volume 3

Walter Scott - English literature - 1834
...natural manner, suitable to the simplicity of it, might possibly introduce a new species of writing, that might possibly turn young people into a course of...tend to promote the cause of religion and virtue. I therefore gave way to enlargement ; and so Pamela became as you see her. But so little did I hope...
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