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" The style shall be simple and familiar : but style is the image of character ; and the habits of correct writing may produce, without labour or design, the appearance of art and study. My own amusement is my motive, and will be my reward ; and if these... "
Autobiography: A Collection of the Most Instructive and Amusing Lives Ever ... - Seite 1
1830
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The Autobiographies of Edward Gibbon

Edward Gibbon - 1896 - 435 Seiten
...more serious history, must be the sole recommendation of this personal narrative : the style shall be simple and familiar ; but style is the image of character,...writing may produce, without labour or design, the appearances of art and study. My own amusement is my motive, and will be my reward ; and if these sheets...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Edward Gibbon

Edward Gibbon - 1898 - 279 Seiten
...instances, the hitherto unpublished parts are not accurately marked by Murray. 2 Murray, pp. 353-356. and study. My own amusement is my motive and will...from the public eye till the author shall be removed from the reach of criticism or ridicule. The reasons and examples which may furnish some apology will...
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History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Band 1

Edward Gibbon - 1898
...more serious history, must be the sole recommendation of this personal narrative. The style shall be simple and familiar : but style is the image of character...the habits of correct writing may produce, without labor or design, the appearance of art and study. My own amusement is my motive, and will be my reward...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Edward Gibbon

Edward Gibbon - 1898 - 279 Seiten
...more serious history, must be the sole recommendation of this personal narrative. The style shall be simple and familiar ; but style is the image of character,...the habits of correct writing may produce without labor or design the appearances of art 1 See p. xxxvi. The order of sentences in this fragment were...
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Longman's Handbook of English Literature: From A.D. 673 to the Present Time

Robert McWilliam - 1900 - 608 Seiten
...more serious history, must be the sole recommendation of this personal narrative. The style shall be simple and familiar, but style is the image of character;...labour or design, the appearance of art and study. Giblxm was descended from an ancient Kentish family, but his immediate ancestors were prosperous citizens...
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The Working Principles of Rhetoric Examined in Their Literary Relations and ...

John Franklin Genung - 1900 - 676 Seiten
..." the elements shall melt with fervent heat " is a prophecy. In the sentence, " The style shall be simple and familiar : but style is the image of character...the habits of correct writing may produce, without labor or design, the appearance of art and study," which is written by Gibbon concerning the style...
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Working Principles of Rhetoric ...

John Franklin Genung - 1900 - 676 Seiten
..." the elements shall melt with fervent heat " is a prophecy. In the sentence, " The style shall be simple and familiar : but style is the image of character...the habits of correct writing may produce, without labor or design, the appearance of art and study," which is written by Gibbon concerning the style...
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The Memoirs of the Life of Edward Gibbon

Edward Gibbon - 1900
...personal narrative. The style shall be simple and familiar ; but style is the image of character,1 and the habits of correct writing may produce, without labour or design, the appearance of art and study.'2 My own amusement is my motive, and will be my reward : and if these sheets are communicated...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Band 169

1901
...Characteristic also is his style, of which he was acutely conscious. "The style," said he, "shall be simple and familiar; but style is the image of character, and the habit of correct writing may produce, without labour or design, the appearance of art and study." That...
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Res judicatae (1892). Essays about men, women, and books (1893)

Augustine Birrell - 1902
...autobiography. Almost its first sentence is about the style it is to be in : ' The style shall be ' simple and familiar, but style is the image of 'character,...labour or design the appearance of 'art and study.' There is nothing artless or unstudied about the autobiography, but is it not sometimes a relief to...
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