Thomas Babington Macaulay on Horace Walpole

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“The conformation of his mind was such that whatever was little seemed to him great, and whatever was great seemed to him little.”

-Thomas Babington Macaulay (Oct. 1833),
from his prefatory essay to the collected Letters of Horace Walpole

Potrait of Horace Walpole, by Rosalba Carriera
Potrait of Horace Walpole, by Rosalba Carriera
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