The Yale Literary Magazine, 1856, Vol. 21 (Classic Reprint)

The Yale Literary Magazine, 1856, Vol. 21 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Yale Literary Magazine, 1856, Vol. 21 The annual society campaign has been brought to a close. In one or the other of our two Literary Societies have all of the newly entered members of our College enlisted themselves, for four years or the war. During this campaign, our Societies, so nearly identical in all that properly distinguishes literary bodies, so nearly akin in their most peculiar features, and so intimately connected in their influence on Col lege Improvement, have waged a war of extermination. Forgetting that the conduct of the two Societies is of vital interest as affecting the advancement, literary and oratorical, of the members, and sinking steady perseverance in the exercises into a station second to more number of members, we observe partisans of either cause, engaged in a strife for a nominal victory, as short lived as it is factitious. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 378 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 20mm | 503g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
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  • 024325024X
  • 9780243250240