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" Orientale;" but for correctness of costume, beauty of description, and power of imagination, it far surpasses all European imitations; and bears such marks of originality, that those who have visited the East will find some difficulty in believing it... "
The poetical works of lord Byron, with notes - Page 64
de George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1885
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The history of the caliph Vathek, by W. Beckford [tr. by S. Henley]. Also ...

William Beckford - 1883 - 456 pages
...correctness of costume, beauty of description, and power of imagination, this most Eastern and sublime tale surpasses all European imitations ; and bears such...originality that those who have visited the East will have some difficulty in believing it to be more than a translation. ... As an Eastern tale even ' Rasselas...
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Time, Volume 8

Edmund Yates, Walter Sichel, Ernest Belfort Bax - 1883 - 752 pages
...correctness of costume, beauty of description, and power of imagination, this most Eastern and sublime tale surpasses all European imitations; and bears such...originality that those who have visited the East will have some difficulty in believing it to be more than a translation. As an Eastern tale, even Rasselas...
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Time, Volume 8

Edmund Yates, Walter Sichel, Ernest Belfort Bax - 1883 - 756 pages
...correctness of costume, beauty of description, and power of imagination, this most Eastern and sublime tale surpasses all European imitations; and bears such...originality that those who have visited the East will have some difficulty in believing it to be more than a translation. As an Eastern tale, even Raeselaa...
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Sam Slick, the Clockmaker: The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville

Thomas Chandler Haliburton - 1887 - 104 pages
...description, and power of imagination, this most Eastern and sublime tale surpasses all European imitations. As an Eastern tale even Rasselas must bow before it ; his Happy Valley will not bare a comparison with the Hall of Eblis.'"— LORD BYRON. "Vathek,the finest of Oriental romances,...
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The Bookmart: A Monthly Magazine of Literary and Library ..., Volume 6

Richard Halkett - 1889 - 766 pages
...of costume, beauty of description, and power of imagination, this most eastern and sublime tale tar surpasses all European imitations; and bears such...who have visited the East will find some difficulty iu believing it to be morn than a translation." In a recent discovery of mine at the Bodleian this...
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The History of the Caliph Vathek: And European Travels

William Beckford - 1891 - 610 pages
...tales I had a very early admiration of. For correctness of costume, beauty of description, and power of imagination, it far surpasses all European imitations,...not bear a comparison with the ' Hall of Eblis.'" \ approaches every object from its most picturesque site, and the measure of his eloquence is the interest...
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The Scarlet Letter: A Romance

Nathaniel Hawthorne - 1892 - 236 pages
...description, and power of imagination, this most Eastern and sublime tale surpasses all European imitations. As an Eastern tale, even Rasselas must bow before it; his Happy Valley will jot bear a comparison with the Hall of Eblis. "—LORD BVBON. BEECHER— To Young Men. Beecher, Henry...
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A Catalogue of Old and Rare Books

Pickering & Chatto - 1895 - 268 pages
...surpasses alt European imitations. Asan Eastern tale, even Rasselas must bow before it; his (Johnson's) ' Happy Valley* will not bear a comparison with the ' Hall of Eblis." — LORD BYRON. 1332 BEDE (Cuthbert, ie, Edward Bradley) Тнв SHILLING BOOK OP BEAUTY, edited and...
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Werke: in kritischen texten mit einleitungen und anmerkungen, Volumes 1 à 2

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1896 - 692 pages
...surpasses all European imitation*, and bears such marks of originality, that those who have risifed the East will find some difficulty in believing it...to be more than a translation. As an Eastern tale, ecen Rasselas must btur before it: his "Happy Valley" will not bear a comparison with the "Hall of...
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The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 8

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1898 - 410 pages
..." For correctness of costume," says Byron, in one of his diaries, "beauty of description, and power of imagina'tion, it far surpasses all European imitations;...will ' find some difficulty in believing it to be a translation. As an ' Eastern tale, even Rasselas must bow before it : his ' Happy 'Valley' will not...
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