Owner's name, Little, 1878 in ink. Some scholars believe that the source of several famous quotations from the American Revolution came from, or were inspired by, Cato. We are proud to offer numerous titles all at incredible prices with worldwide delivery to over 100 countries. This would be a good candidate for a nice rebind. Volume One of three only. Much of the play's popularity is attributable to the fact that both Whigs and Tories could see Cato as a noble figure: The Whigs admiring his noble idealism, and the Tories respecting his rectitude and desire to return the Empire of Rome to an older, simpler form of governance. As an author of periodical pieces that are now nearly three-hundred years old, Addison has understandably become less popular than he once was; nevertheless, he is still one of the masterful and intelligent essayists in the English language, and a seminal figure in the history of eighteenth century English literature.
The content of this print on demand book has not been changed. This is a reprint of a very old book so there might be some imperfections like blurred pages poor images or missing pages which we were not able to remove. The image if shown any is for reference only so that you can be sure of the book title before buying. About this Item: Quarterly Review, John Murray, London, 1916. In 1699 Addison was rewarded with a grant of money which allowed him to make the grand tour, a series of visits to the main European capitals, which was a standard part of the education of the 18th-century gentleman. Typically early printed books and especially manuscripts. Voltaire used both wit and sarcasm to prove his points against injustice and cruelty.
A very nice attractive antiquarian work. About this Item: Henry Holt, New York, 1906. His style in his essays is remarkable for its ease, clarity, and grace, and for an inimitable and sunny humor which never soils and never hurts. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. Dust Jacket Condition: Not Issued. Original Publisher: At the Apollo Press, by the Martins. Fairly clean tight texts with some occasional dustiness.
Illustrations if any are also in black and white. Some brown stains to edges of endpapers and first and last few leaves. In the same year, he had the funding he needed to travel again. Not uncommon in older, larger books, it is not considered a defect, so long as all integral leaves are present. Spines rubbed, covers lightly rubbed and bumped, armorial bookplates of A. The book is printed in black and white. Addison and Steele invented characters who represent different types, notably the old-fashioned country gentleman, Sir Roger de Coverley.
Lewis a novelist, poet and essayist has written their works in a way that portrays one major theme throughout them all. Small number written lightly on front free endpage. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. From United Kingdom to U. The play, which revolves around the conflict between Cato, a noble renegade, and Caesar, the domineering tyrant, was seen as a political allegory dramatizing the turbulent conflict between the Whigs and Tories in the eighteenth century. Collation, Vol 1:xxxv+267+7pp, Vol 2: 321pp, Vol 3: 328pp.
The book is printed in black and white. A following quote that is good to show Achebe opinion for Conrad is: The point of my observations should be quite clear by now, namely that Joseph Conrad was a thoroughgoing racist. Joseph Addison was born on May 1, 1672, the son of the rector of Milston, Wiltshire. The Drummer Dialogue of Medals Evidences of Christianity Divine Ode The Countess of Manchester, at Paris Accomplishments Joseph Addison helped to found the Kit-Cat Club, Spectator Magazine, and The Freeholder Newspaper. This is a reprint of the original work published in 1766.
The tide represents time and the bridge represents human life. Today, particularly, these values are held in high regard by those living in this part of the world. Volume V only, of a six-volume edition. About this Item: George Risk, George Ewing and William Smith, Dublin, 1735. We find the bridge has about 70 arches which may be taken as symbolic of average life span of an individual.
From United Kingdom to U. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Bookplate and book printer's label on pastedown; owner's name small and attractive on front free end paper. About this Item: Pranava Books, 2018. A book may be uncut but opened—i. Pagination 1 40 and 312; 2 4 and 360; 3 8 and 360; 4 12 and 348 and 8 index and 4 ads.
From United Kingdom to U. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness, and the willingness to remain vulnerable. A single gathering of a quarto book, then, would be a sheet folded twice, containing four leaves, eight pages of text. Cracked hinge with binding remaining firm, and a few small nicks to text block edges. Please note the condition issue. So-called Japan vellum or Japon is a type of thick paper that has been polished smooth and given a glossy finish to resemble vellum. This is a reprint of a very old book so there might be some imperfections like blurred pages poor images or missing pages which we were not able to remove.