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Frank Preston Stearns, Cambridge Sketches 20 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Margaret Fuller Ossoli 10 0 Browse Search
Wendell Phillips, Theodore C. Pease, Speeches, Lectures and Letters of Wendell Phillips: Volume 2 8 0 Browse Search
Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall) 8 0 Browse Search
James Parton, Horace Greeley, T. W. Higginson, J. S. C. Abbott, E. M. Hoppin, William Winter, Theodore Tilton, Fanny Fern, Grace Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Stanton, Women of the age; being natives of the lives and deeds of the most prominent women of the present gentlemen 6 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2 6 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 4 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 4 0 Browse Search
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley 4 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 0 Browse Search
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s, and such cultivation is experience by another name. The first attempts of all great poets are comparatively feeble. The progress even of Shakespeare, in his art, can be easily detected. No man who had never heard of him, could expect Macbeth and Lear from the author of the two gentlemen of Verona. Who could guess, from reading the "Hours of Idleness," that the author would ever write "Childe Harold?"--The first attempts of Raphael are said to have been very crude performances, and Michael Angelo's memory would not have survived his own times, had he done nothing more than us attempted for the Medici, when his genius was first discovered. We hold that experience is everything to a general; but we hold; likewise, that the experience which a youth obtains at a military school is not sufficient of itself to make a man a general. Prince Eugene, himself, who preferred for a General a man who had not risen by the regular steps, could have had no objection to experience. But it m