I have, therefore, availed myself occasionally of collateral lights supplied by the published journals
of other travellers who have visited the scenes described: such as Messrs.
But Herr Petermann, in his Mittheilungen, published at Gotha, reduced the Geneva journal
to the most absolute silence.
Comparisons are odious, but they need not be malicious; and without any malice I wish to compare this journals
of other countries.
My father offered it to the editor of the paper I worked on, and I first knew, with mingled shame and pride, of what he had done when I saw it in the journal
All the papers, pamphlets, reports-- all the journals
published by the scientific, literary, and religious societies enlarged upon its advantages; and the Society of Natural History of Boston, the Society of Science and Art of Albany, the Geographical and Statistical Society of New York, the Philosophical Society of Philadelphia, and the Smithsonian of Washington sent innumerable letters of congratulation to the Gun Club, together with offers of immediate assistance and money.
Among the gentry of America; among the well-informed and moderate: in the learned professions; at the bar and on the bench: there is, as there can be, but one opinion, in reference to the vicious character of these infamous journals
I have just come from the printing-office of the ministerial journal
(where I carried from the general-secretary an obituary notice of Monsieur de la Billardiere), and I there read an article which will appear to-night about you, which has given me the highest opinion of your character and talents.
With all its gifts and opportunities it was a melancholy life-- melancholy with something not altogether explained by the somewhat pessimistic philosophy exposed in the Journal
, nor by the consumptive tendency of Amiel's physical constitution, causing him from a very early date to be much preoccupied with the effort to reconcile himself with the prospect of death, and reinforcing the far from sanguine temperament of one intellectually also a poitrinaire.
I assure you my journal
is going to be a splendid thing.
Nature may have done something, but I am sure it must be essentially assisted by the practice of keeping a journal
Jones had drunk a glass of toddy, he brought forth from its secret place his proper journal
, and, seating himself by the table, he prepared to transfer the contents of the slate to the paper, at the same time that he appeased his curiosity.
My household work is done, so I shall take his foreign journal
, and lock myself up in my room and read it.