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Books and Reading / 8th Edition / Revised and Enlarged, 1910

 Item — Box: 13


  • Publication: 1910


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.”

Biographical / Historical

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


1 Volumes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

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


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


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


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.”

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."
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Repository Details

Part of the The De La Salle Christian Brothers Archives of the Baltimore District Repository

1900 West Olney Avenue (Box 831)
Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19119- United States