The Academy and Literature

The Academy and Literature

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The Poetical gazette; the official organ of the Poetry society and a review of poetical affairs, nos. 4-7 issued as supplements to the Academy, v. 79, Oct. 15, Nov. 5, Dec. 3 and 31, 1910

The Academy, Vol. 39

The Academy, Vol. 39

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Publisher: Forgotten Books

ISBN: 1331472059

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 470

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Excerpt from The Academy, Vol. 39: A Weekly Review of Literature, Science, and Art Whatever difference of opinion may exist as to some of the author's conclusions, there can be none as to the supreme value of this work as an indispensable handbook for all students in the future, whatever their stage of advancement or knowledge in this vast and inexhaustible field. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Academy, Vol. 34

The Academy, Vol. 34

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Publisher: Forgotten Books

ISBN: 0332630331

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 436

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Excerpt from The Academy, Vol. 34: A Weekly Review of Literature, Science, and Art; July-December, 1888 The book closes with some interesting reminiscences. The fullest and most genial is by Dean Burgon, who glides into poetry. The Archbishop of Canterbury recalls Bishop Wordsworth's enviable promptitude, When other men were putting on their great coats he was a quarter of a mile ahead; when other men were taking them off he was already at his writing table half way down the page. Other traits are quainter. He not only talked the section of the Commentary he was writing to his visitors, but he catechised his household before them, including his wife, who some times had to make shots. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Cyprus Frenzy of 1878 and the British Press

The Cyprus Frenzy of 1878 and the British Press

Author: Marinos Pourgouris

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781498576611

Category: History

Page: 232

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This study examines the works of several newspaper correspondents who traveled to Cyprus in 1878 to cover the British acquisition of the island. The author analyzes the correspondents' relationships with the military establishment and the role of advertisements in propagating colonial discourse.