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Curiosities of literature.

Benjamin Disraeli

Curiosities of literature.

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Published by Routledge in London .
Written in English


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Description. Published in , Frank Seafield’s The Literature and Curiosities of Dreams is a major 19th century contribution to dream theory. Drawing on anecdotal evidence, or ‘case studies’, classical sources and some contemporary scientific research, Seafield presents a history of dreams that attempts to explain their causes, effects and meanings.   Curiosities of Literature (Hardcover) A Feast for Book Lovers. By John Sutherland's irreverent literary masterpiece illuminates every topic imaginable from author advances to Civil War literature to Victorian sex to odd things eaten by This is the ideal anthology of fascinating information and trivia for all book lovers. Buy at Local. Reduced from $ PLEASE NOTE -- as permanently posted as part of our "Terms of Sale" at our ABE Books "Storefront" page: "Cat's Curiosities sells used books, which can average between 40 and years of age. We attempt to identify books which have a damp or musty smell, when we sell them at all.


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This is the third and final volume of Isaac D'Israeli's monumental work Curiosities of Literature. It covers a great range of diverse topics, by no means limited to literature only, but also containing numerous essays on history, politics, and customs of English society.

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" Both alike are mine and thine, Hastening quick to their decline ; Thine's a summer, mine no more, Though repeated to threescore ; Threescore summers, when they're gone, Will appear as short as one.

Curiosities of literature. - by Disraeli, Isaac, ; Disraeli, Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, Publication date Topics Literature, Literature, Litterateurs, English literature -- History and criticism Publisher Paris: Baudry's European Library CollectionPages: His most popular work was a collection of essays entitled Curiosities of Literature.

The work contained myriad anecdotes about historical persons and events, unusual books, and the habits of book-collectors. The work was very popular and sold widely in the 19th century, reaching its eleventh edition (the last to be revised by the author) in Alma mater: Leiden University.

Page - EVEN such is time, that takes in trust Our youth, our joys, our all we have, And pays us but with earth and dust; Who, in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days; But from this earth, this grave, this dust, My God shall raise me up, I trust.

Oliver Tearle, The Secret Library: A Book-Lovers’ Journey Through Curiosities of History. We’ll admit we’re kicking off with a rather partisan choice, since Tearle is the founder-editor of Interesting Literature.

The "Curiosities of Literature," commenced fifty years since, have been composed at various periods, and necessarily partake of those successive characters which mark the eras of the intellectual habits of the writer. In my youth, the taste for modern literary history was only of recent date.

Curiosities of literature. [John Sutherland; Martin Rowson] -- One of our best-known and best-loved literary critics turns his attention to the more bizarre areas of literature in this miscellany of fact and trivia.

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This is a collection of anecdotes, obscure historical events, little known authors, and even littler known books. The Disraeli family left Italy around and settled in the Netherlands.

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