Short Notices

G. B. H.
1913 English Historical Review  
h g n q o h m t h vie-of othen, but ka g e n m l l~ g i m rmom for bia ~p n i o~. He 6 d wmsthing to dmLa emu m t h for whom he hu on the whola tke l e u t rymprthy. Any one r h o am to rud tha &&m pad by m independent mind on a h g a nnmhr of Engthhmcn (and wma forsl(plaa) of the mart d m h i d m will 5nd thae d u m a atimnu 3 anggatim. But r h a t u t h m~ subject? The author begin. by haa+aq that w t l m annot b ngidlj d a : ' Patriotism u but tke highest farmof lops for a muskd FU. ' If as
more » ... muskd FU. ' If as s l o t ham a msntlfio ddnition, rs ought at I& to ham a working d e b t i o n , but tha a&r d o a not Ktm to a t h m to thi~ u p h a r e , md p t s m l j it u impsibla to write the kart0i-y of a aentimbnt mtbmt d a d i q what that r n m n t d y mvolva. Somstimp p t & i u n a p p a a to be op@ b j him to eamopdt.nirm; but it u m mors obviow without p~f that a bwr of Englsd s l o t ham a d m !+TI rbo, thro tbrt a bofa loyalv to his school narrrrnly intarfara with hu W o n for bia f u d y . Somutima MI. W 1 d -6 P . t f o i -d o p p a prtaotirm to h a md bia annety that E q b h m a n ahodd have a p m p r f d q for E+nd a p pmntly driva him to daprsats tha Uhng m y step to d i n k & the chanw of w u Ha tub ru that love for God and low for oar e o d x y mmt colnclde : ha ought a t I& to have shorn how, if at 4 ha csn aap from a Hobbeaim vier of qbgion. When ha d e v t u d d u l c~~o n .nd d s o d n a rpnt of d f~m , he h u om ipmprthy ; but hem, tm, more e u daflnitaon u wanted He tdh UI mom t h once t b t q u a t~~n r of inbte delicacy rrs i n d m d : om q d mth him h that he d o a not a p s~t r~t o s U t a , t U h t o L 0 1 v a t b s m R. &. D. P. Hatlay's Skdra t a E r h k HiaLorJ and Pditiu (London : Smith. Eldar & Co., 1913) n n p o w wid p o d . A r t d j of Bawq Wton, a n d h n d l d to a dednotion that 'the ratontion of 1WO M a rrrtonhon much chm of the C h m h of E n g h d than a ratontion of athut tho m o m h y or tka Pahmmtmuu '. T b thrre ciptona of tha d s l n t a o n of dmadan indapmdmm, who asrs edautad at Edinbrrrgh--Bmh, W i h q and Wahsmpon-am the m b j d of another alatch. T m e h p t a n~ on potitid p h i l m p h~ am n t h d d . The b& study in the book ia the i n t m d q lad d l -i n f o d pper on 3hiI.itl.nd. rspnnted t v m t b J+fiml l h k m . Hsrs t b author mmmarb~ wall orn dabt to ' tka ftrtlst i n * of tka nineteenth m n t q d s m t d to the r t a d~o f~~, d t o t b . t~y i n i t a m o a t~c l i m s ' .
doi:10.1093/ehr/xxviii.cxii.826-b fatcat:rvgdzs2qpjeo3pwafdspzbxqzu