Macaulay in his essay on Warren Hastings, has described this memorable scene: “There have been spectacles more dazzling to the eye, more gorgeous with jewelry and cloth of gold, more attractive to grown up children, than that which was then exhibited at Westminster, but, perhaps, there was never a spectacle so well calculated to strike a highly cultivated, a reflecting, an imaginative mind.
Macaulay's essays on Clive and Hastings, By 1800-1859. Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay and ed. 1864-1913 Alphonso G. (Alphonso Gerald) Newcomer.
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Warren Hastings by Thomas Babington Macaulay; 15 editions; First published in 1883; Subjects: Accessible book, History; Places: India; People: Warren Hastings (1732-1818), Warren Hastings (1733-1818), Warren Hastings (1732-1818. (from old catalog)); Times: 18th century.
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The work has been criticized, however, for its failure to achieve objectivity, primarily because of Macaulay's Whig and Protestant bias. He also wrote several notable short biographical essays on Bacon, Johnson, Warren Hastings, and others. His poetical work, the Lays of Ancient Rome (1842), celebrated the great events of Roman history.
Selections from Coleridge's poems and Macaulay's essay on Warren Hastings Toronto: W.J. Gage, 1885.; 252 pages, 247 with full-text search Help View.
Macaulay's exceedingly picturesque account, given in his essay on Warren Hastings, is a quite astonishing distortion of demonstrable truth. Just before the outbreak of hostilities between French and British, about the time when Nadir Shah swept over the north-west of India and sacked Delhi, a band of Mohammedan Afghans called the Rohillas made themselves masters of the territory lying on the.