Latter-Day Pamphlets, by Thomas Carlyle

Table of Contents

  1. The Present Time.
  2. Model Prisons.
  3. Downing Street.
  4. The New Downing Street.
  5. Stump-Orator.

But as yet struggles the twelfth hour of the Night. Birds of darkness are on the wing; spectres uproar; the dead walk; the living dream. Thou, Eternal Providence, wilt make the Day dawn!


Then said his Lordship, “Well. God mend all!” — “Nay, by God, Donald, we must help him to mend it!” said the other.

RUSHWORTH (Sir David Ramsay and Lord Rea, in 1630).

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