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Books and Reading / 6th Edition / Revised and Enlarged Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
BAL LRC 13 Gold 301
Level of Description
Item
Language
English

Dates

  • 1901 (Publication)

Extents

  • 1 Volumes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Materials Specific Details

    Hardcover, 225 pages

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    La Salle College Library, Philadelphia, PA, accession number 3785.

  • Bibliography

    Stamp on front endpapers: "St. Ann's Community / Christian Brothers / Philadelphia. PA."

  • Bibliography

    Dedication: “To the Memory of the Right Reverend Monsignor Jas. A. Corcoran, D.D., These Pages are affectionately inscribed by the Author.”

  • Biographical / Historical

    Author’s Preface: “He has sought to answer a few more questions on books and reading. If he has dwelt at some length upon Wordsworth and Browning, it is in order to diminish the difficulty readers find in grasping the meaning and importance of these poets. De La Salle Institute, New York, December 20, 1890.”

  • Bibliography

    Added essays [pages 139-212]: “How to Read Dante;” “The Motives of George Eliot’s Novels;” “Kathleen O’Meara;” “Mr. Augustine Birrell and Criticism;” “A Peep into Tennyson’s Workshop.”

  • Bibliography

    Added: “Panegyric of Brother Azarias,” pages 223-229.

  • Biographical / Historical

    “Memoir of Brother Azarias, F.S.C.,” by John A. Mooney, pages iii-x.

Instances

  • Type
    Books
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    13

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