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Books and Reading / 8th Edition / Revised and Enlarged Edit

Summary

Level of Description
Item
Language
English

Dates

  • 1910 (Publication)

Extents

  • 1 Volumes (Whole)

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  • Materials Specific Details

    Hardcover, 225 pages. Embossed on title page: “Calvert Hall College of Baltimore City, MD. Brothers of the Christian Schools / Star of Faith in center of this seal."

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Calvert Hall College / Cathedral & Mulberry Sts. / Baltimore, Md.

  • Bibliography

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

  • 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.”

  • Biographical / Historical

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

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