In his bed the writer
rolled over on his side and lay quite still.
22} This would be fair from Sicily, which was doing duty for Ithaca in the mind of the writer
, but a North wind would have been preferable for a voyage from the real Ithaca to Pylos.
And, as the writer
of the article which started this train of thought says with lovable warmth, the sailing of yachts is a fine art.
So as not to wake me," replied the Writer
of Fables, a holy calm brooding upon his beautiful face.
For there is a judgment of after ages which few great writers
have ever been able to anticipate for themselves.
Saintsbury conceives it, has been always, or even generally, the ideal, even of those chosen writers
here in evidence.
It is admirably remarked by a most excellent writer
, that zeal can no more hurry a man to act in direct opposition to itself, than a rapid stream can carry a boat against its own current.
The lama would have been more annoyed than the priest had he known how the bazar letter- writer
had translated his phrase 'to acquire merit
To think that the great writer
Dievushkin should walk about in patched footgear
In Thomas Hardy (born 1840) the pessimistic interpretation of modern science is expressed frankly and fully, with much the same pitiless consistency that distinguishes contemporary European writers
such as Zola.
has lived, for many years, on the frontier-line of slave states, and has had great opportunities of observation among those who formerly were slaves.
The first great English writer
of the stories of Arthur was named Layamon.
Now, Nicolete and I soon found that we had all these and many another writer
in common, and before our lunch was ended we were nearer to each other than many old friends.
In three years, from a sailor with a common school education, I made a successful writer
A poem of the satirical kind cannot indeed be put down to any author earlier than Homer; though many such writers
probably there were.