William Hazlitt


1778 - 1830
English essayist and literary critic, political journalist. The author of: An Essay on the Principles of Human Action (1805), Lectures on the Literature of the Age of Elizabeth and Characters of Shakespear`s Plays (1817), Lectures on the English Poets (1818), Lectures on the English Comic Writers (1819), Table-Talk; or, Original Essays (1821-22), Liber Amoris: Or, The New Pygmalion (1823), On The Pleasure of Hating (1826), The Spirit of the Age (1825), Notes of a Journey Through France and Italy (1826), The Plain Speaker (1826), Life of Napoleon (1828-30).

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