Mirror of Literature,  8 (1826), 380–81.




Introduction; Extract

Publications extracted:

Timbs 1826


Death, Physiological Chemistry

    The writer introduces this compilation as 'a most meritorious and useful little publication' (380–81). One of the extracts, taken from Henry Kett, notes that a consequence of death is that 'a kind of chemical operation takes place: for those characters which were mixed with the gross particles of vice by being thrown into the alembic of flattery, are sublimated into the essence of virtue' (381).

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