literary composition

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  • When to make time to go on with her literary composition was the difficulty. Cited from For the Sake of the School, by Angela Brazil
  • To the close of his career, he experienced pleasure in literary composition. Cited from The Modern Scottish Minstrel, Volume II., by Various
  • Of every species of literary composition he is equally a master. Cited from Four Early Pamphlets, by William Godwin
  • I will only add, that he continues to employ himself in literary composition. Cited from Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction,
  • He occasionally occupied himself in literary composition on subjects connected with his profession. Cited from Life of Thomas Telford, by Samuel Smiles
  • Within this range is evidenced at least three distinct types of literary composition. Cited from Brann The Iconoclast, William Cowper Brann
  • He had sought, over his writing career, to develop a coherent theory of literary composition.
  • He had a strong bent toward study, and was even beginning to dip into literary composition. Cited from On the Stairs, by Henry B. Fuller
  • He had felt quite sure that she sought relief for the silences of her life in literary composition. Cited from The Californians, by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  • Yet even this dubious honor cannot be won until after days and nights have been given to literary composition. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 12, No. 74, December, 1863, by Various
  • Irving's first literary composition seems to have been a play written when he was thirteen. Cited from Four Famous American Writers, by Sherwin Cody
  • Sometimes, in the throes of literary composition, she could not think of the word that she wanted. Cited from Jean of the Lazy A, by B. M. Bower
  • He has himself said that literary composition never grew easier to him with experience; neither apparently did handwriting. Cited from Life of Adam Smith, by John Rae
  • As to literary composition, to which you frequently urge me, it is impossible! Cited from The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1, by Marcus Tullius Cicero
  • He has been the subject of various literary compositions, musical pieces, commercial works, and theatrical productions.
  • These riddles are now mostly children's humour and games rather than literary compositions.
  • Back home, after we had passed through the autograph-album stage of development, we became interested in another sort of literary composition. Cited from Reveries of a Schoolmaster, by Francis B. Pearson
  • In addition to his musical and literary composition, Bacon held a number of positions that took him across the country.
  • The fever of that literary composition of which he had always such dread had strong possession of him. Cited from Rousseau, Volumes 1 and 2, by John Morley
  • No work of similar importance, so far as we know, was ever written amid so much that seemed hostile to literary composition. Cited from Yesterdays with Authors, by James T. Fields
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