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 (hăz′lĭt, hāz′-), William 1778-1830.
British essayist noted for his trenchant literary criticism. His works include Characters of Shakespeare's Plays (1817).

Hazlitt

(ˈhæzlɪt)
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(Biography) William. 1778–1830, English critic and essayist: works include Characters of Shakespeare's Plays (1817), Table Talk (1821), and The Plain Speaker (1826)

Haz•litt

(ˈhæz lɪt)

n.
William, 1778–1830, English essayist.
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I believe it was Hazlitt whom I read first, and he helped me to clarify and formulate my admiration of Shakespeare as no one else had yet done; Lamb helped me too, and with all the dramatists, and on every hand I was reaching out for light that should enable me to place in literary history the authors I knew and loved.
You don't know how we women envy you men those wonderful walking-tours we can only read about in Hazlitt or Stevenson.
9) My mapping of the negative trajectory of his idealism begins with recalling an important but neglected Romantic precursor, William Hazlitt.
Juan Marques, al distinguir las miradas sobre el caminar de William Hazlitt (1778-1830) el preclaro critico, humanista y ensayista ingles--ademas de biografo de Napoleon Bonaparte--y el novelista escoces Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894), gran viajero que termino sus dias en Samoa, en el Pacifico sur, senala que pasear es un rito civil y caminar un acto animal.
In addition, a case was also proven against Jamie Stanley who was prosecuted for failing to clear rubbish from gardens at two properties he owns at Torquay Parade in Hebburn and at Hazlitt Avenue in South Shields.
In addition, a case was also proven against Jamie Stanley, who was prosecuted for failing to clear rubbish from gardens at two properties he owns, at Torquay Parade in Hebburn and at Hazlitt Avenue in South Shields.
Rather, it speaks to Hazlitt and Byron's shared interest in writing that reflects the opacity and heterogeneity of a present moment in which an unexpected death--in Hazlitt's case that of Byron himself--may at any moment break in on the act of writing.
Gareth Wayne Hamblin, 37, of Hazlitt Close, Llanrumney, Cardiff, pleaded guilty to being drunk and disorderly at Cathays Police Station in Crwys Road, Cardiff.
Next on the reading pile are Shopping in Ancient Rome by Claire Holleran, Climbing the Bookshelves by Shirley Williams and A Soldier of Substance by D W Bradbridge My favourite writers are Byron, Shakespeare, William Hazlitt.
He finished the program and immediately was hired as assistant winemaker at Hazlitt in December 2006.
By the time Henry Hazlitt wrote the first systematic dissection and demolition of "The General Theory in 1959'' ("The Failure of "The New Economics'') Keynes' macroeconomic errors had become the orthodoxy.
In fact, maybe it would be worthwhile to do a story on essayists: Montaigne, Orwell, Hazlitt.