... theorem, leaves the reader to make the application, without adding an allusion to particular men or to passing events. ... But Shaftesbury was the man for a prompt decision. ... But old men who lived to admire the eloquence of Pulteney in its meridian, and that of Pitt in its splendid dawn, still ... 308. MACAULAYa#39;S. ESSAYS.
|Title||:||William Pitt, earl of Chatham. Sir James Mackintosh. Lord Bacon. Sir William Temple. Gladstone on church and state. Lord Clive. Von Ranke|
|Author||:||Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay|