Time rolled on from the first to the last years of the eighteenth
In Dryden, and his followers through the eighteenth
century, we see the reaction against the exuberance and irregularity of that prose, no longer justified by power, but cognizable rather as bad taste.
And on the eighteenth
, when that dividend was declared, he chuckled at the confusion that would inevitably descend upon the men with the sharpened shears waiting to trim him--him, Burning Daylight.
If, in place of the characteristic monuments which we have just described, we examine the general aspect of art from the sixteenth to the eighteenth
century, we notice the same phenomena of decay and phthisis.
The Communists turn their attention chiefly to Germany, because that country is on the eve of a bourgeois revolution that is bound to be carried out under more advanced conditions of European civilisation, and with a much more developed proletariat, than that of England was in the seventeenth, and of France in the eighteenth
century, and because the bourgeois revolution in Germany will be but the prelude to an immediately following proletarian revolution.
During my absence on the Continent he was privately married at Aldborough, in Suffolk, on the eighteenth
of August last.
In fact I lived over in my small way the epoch of the eighteenth
century in which these curious frauds found polite acceptance all over Europe, and I think yet that they were really worthier of acceptance than most of the artificialities that then passed for poetry.
With the introduction of machinery and the factory system in the latter part of the eighteenth
century, the great mass of the working people was separated from the land.
In the autumn of 1866 I was a private soldier of the Eighteenth