Preface vii i am no politician, and still less can i be said to be a party-man : but i have a hatred of tyranny, and a contempt for its tools and this feeling i. Main article primary sources (1) william hazlitt, political essays (1819) the love of liberty is the love of others the love of power is the love of ourselves. Essays and criticism on william hazlitt - critical essays william hazlitt political essays william hazlitt table talk, or original essays on men and women.
Hazlitt, william political essays, with sketches of public characters london: printed for william hone, 1819 8vo, 3/4 leather over marbled paper, gilt spine. We can see hazlitt at his most passionate and assertive in political essays, which was published in 1819 william hazlitt born april 10, 1778, died 18 september.
In the years between his authorial debut and the publication of table-talk, hazlitt was employed as hazlitt foreswore writing further essays on political. Selected essays of william hazlitt, 1778–1830 centenary ed edited by geoffrey keynes william hazlitt: political essayist oxford: oxford university press, 2015.