Dobson's own original work are a sufficient guarantee of the taste and discrimination we may look for in a collection like this, in which the random lightnings of the first of the essayists are grouped under certain heads--"Character Sketches," "Tales and Incidents," "Manners and Fashions," and the like--so as to diminish, for the general reader, the scattered effect of short essays on a hundred various subjects, and give a connected, book-like character to the specimens.
Lamb, like Wordsworth, still kept the charm of a serenity,  a precision, unsurpassed by the quietest essayist of the preceding age.
I tried other essayists
, other critics, whom the machinist had in his library, but it was useless; neither Sidney Smith nor Thomas Carlyle could console me; I sighed for more Macaulay and evermore Macaulay.
Our young men shirked their duty, our philosophers and essayists
For Addison is among the greatest of our essayists.
So our great essayist was laid to rest, but it was not until many years had come and gone that a statue in his honor was placed in the Poets' Corner.
A number of eminent poets and essayists
, in the course of the last few centuries, have recorded, in their several ways, their opinion that one can have too much of a good thing.
There is no one in Russian literature now, from schoolboy essayist
to learned historian, who does not throw his little stone at Alexander for things he did wrong at this period of his reign.
So all that is said of the wise man by Stoic or Oriental or modern essayist
, describes to each reader his own idea, describes his unattained but attainable self.
The Philippine Center of the International PEN (Poets and Playwrights, Essayists
, Novelists) will launch 'The Thing with Feathers: My Book of Memories,' the newest nonfiction title from essayist
-fictionist Cristina Pantoja Hidalgo.
The authors and their co-authors and essayists
address a variety of topics, including: clinical methodologies and perspectives, learning goals for clinical programs, contents and method in teaching seminars, planning and teaching seminar classes, constructing learning from the experience of peers, supervision essays, fieldwork, and indeterminacy and uncertainty.
Perhaps there are other young essayists
with whom I'm not familiar.