Last edited by Aralkis
Monday, April 20, 2020 | History

2 edition of An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman found in the catalog.

An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman

An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman

with reflections thereon. In three parts. ...

by

  • 260 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by printed by J. Downing: and are to be sold by N. Cliff and D. Jackson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3204, no. 05.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxxii,[2],334,[2]p.
Number of Pages334
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17004940M

Finch's public accomplishments, however, were shadowed by his complicated private life and his fraught relationship with his son, the actor Peter Finch. Acclaimed biographer Robert Wainwright restores George Finch to his rightful place in history with this remarkable tribute to one of the twentieth century's most eccentric anti-heroes/5(27). LIFE OF HENRY BIBB. CHAPTER I. Sketch of my ParentageEarly separation from my Mother--Hard FareFirst Experiments at running awayEarnest longing for FreedomAbhorrent nature of Slavery. I was born May , of a slave mother, in Shelby County, Kentucky, and was claimed as the property of David White Esq. I was hearing this account, continued the corporal, when the youth came into the kitchen, to order the thin toast the landlord spoke of;--but I will do it for my father myself, said the youthPray let my save you the trouble, young gentleman, said I, taking up a fork for the purpose, and.


Share this book
You might also like
The Silent Hero (Next Steps Advanced Set 2)

The Silent Hero (Next Steps Advanced Set 2)

Somali trade information manual.

Somali trade information manual.

Manatees & dugongs

Manatees & dugongs

Addictionary

Addictionary

Analysis of strong-interaction dynamic stall for laminar flow on airfoils

Analysis of strong-interaction dynamic stall for laminar flow on airfoils

Reefs of Florida and the Dry Tortugas: Miami to Key West, Florida July 2-7, 1989. Leaders: Eugene A. Shinn [and others]

Reefs of Florida and the Dry Tortugas: Miami to Key West, Florida July 2-7, 1989. Leaders: Eugene A. Shinn [and others]

From birth to five years

From birth to five years

Clean Air Act reauthorization

Clean Air Act reauthorization

Guide to literature on metals and metallurgical engineering. by Virginia Lee Wilcox

Guide to literature on metals and metallurgical engineering. by Virginia Lee Wilcox

Sorcerer of the waves

Sorcerer of the waves

Special public hearing of the Governors Commission on the Future of Horse Racing in New York [held in] New York, New York, November 13, 1972

Special public hearing of the Governors Commission on the Future of Horse Racing in New York [held in] New York, New York, November 13, 1972

Phil Collins

Phil Collins

An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman Download PDF EPUB FB2

An Account of Some Remarkable Passages in the Life of a Private Gentleman With Reflections theron in Three Parts. Relating to Trouble of Mind; Some Violent Temptations [Attributed to Daniel Defoe or Thomas Woodcock] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman book (London, ) Item Preview.

Scope/Content: Copious manuscript notes and annotations by Thomas Austen in his copy of An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman (), dating from the mid- to late 18th century.

The front paste-down endpaper includes a long note by Austen explaining the role of the book in his life; the same page includes a key to Austen's annotation symbols as well as a.

An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman: with reflections thereon. In three parts. Relating to Trouble of Mind, some violent Temptations, and a Recovery ; in order to awaken the Presumptuous, and encourage the Despondent.

Left under his own Hand, to be communicated to the Publick after his Decease. An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman: with reflections thereon. In three parts. An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private Austen’s long bio-bibliographical note on the front pastedown contextualizes the role of the text in his life: “This Book, tho perhaps terrible An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman book some, I can read with the utmost Pleasure & Delight, being for the most part what I myself have actually experienced in the.

Private Life Of Rabbit An Account Of Life History And By R. Lockley Vg+ $ Kitty Genovese A True Account Of A Public Murder And Its Private Consequences. Full text of "Some remarkable passages in the life of the Honourable Colonel James " See other formats.

An Account of the Isle of Man (Hardback or Cased Book) An Account of Account the An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman book An Book) Isle Cased (Hardback Man of or or of Man Account Isle Cased the (Hardback An of Book) $ An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman: with reflections thereon.

London, J. Downing. In three parts. Relating to trouble of mind, some violent temptations, and a recovery, in order to awaken the presumptuous, and encourage the despondent.

Left under his own hand, to be communicated to the publick after. If you are looking for a book with those characteristics, I would suggest you look elsewhere because A Very Private Gentleman is, quite simply, not that book.

Instead Martin Booth has created what reads as a very personal (fictional) memoir of a man who lives his life on the fringes of society.4/5().

See what your friends are reading. Sign up to see what your friends are reading, get book recommendations, and join the world’s largest community of readers. Hall, Joseph, The works of the right reverend father in God, Joseph Hall, now first collected.

With some account of his life and sufferings, written by himself. (London, Printed by C. Whittingham, for Williams and Smith, J. Burditt, Byfield and Hawkesworth. An exhaustive, soul-searching memoir, Bill Clinton's My Life is a refreshingly candid look at the former president as a son, brother, teacher, father, husband, and public figure.

Clinton painstakingly outlines the history behind his greatest successes and failures, including his dedication to educational and economic reform, his war against a "vast right-wing operation"/5.

The Conquest of Scinde, with some introductory passages in the life of Major-General Sir Charles James Napier, etc | William Francis Patrick Napier | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. the story of my life by helen keller. with her letters () and a supplementary account of her education, including passages from the reports and letters of her teacher, anne mansfield sullivan.

by john albert macy. illustrated. new york doubleday, page & company Rowe's "Some Account of the Life, &c. of Mr.

William Shakespear," reprinted with a very few trifling typographical changes insurvived in all the important eighteenth-century editions, but it was never reprinted in An account of some remarkable passages in the life of a private gentleman book original form.

gentleman jack The black-clad figure, striding confidently along the cobbled streets, was a familiar sight in Halifax.

Dressed, even in summer, in thick, black clothes and boots, the young woman. related portals: Romance, Mystery.; sister projects: Wikipedia article, Commons category, quotes, Wikidata item.; Illustrated by Hablot Knight ly referred to as Nicholas Nickleby was Dickens' third novel; originally published as a serial from to in 19 monthly issues, with the last as a double-number and cost two shillings instead of one.

Sketch Of The Life, Personal Appearance, Character And Manners Of Charles S. Stratton, The Man In Miniature, Known As General Tom Thumb, And His Wife, Lavinia Warren Stratton; Including The History Of Their Courtship And Marriage, With Some Account Of Remarkable Dwarfs, Giants, & Other Human Phenomena, Of Ancient And Modern Times, And Songs Given At Their Public Levees.

BOOK I. Containing what past during the time that the Sieur De Pontis was a Cadet in the Regiment of Guards. He is forc'd to retire into Holland, from whence he returns, after having run a great hazard of his life. He comes back into France, and sustains a Siege in the Castle of Savigny.

BEing grown up to fourteen years of age, and my Father and Mother being both dead, I found in my self. John Kennedy Toole (/ ˈ t uː l /; Decem – Ma ) was an American novelist from New Orleans, Louisiana, whose posthumously published novel A Confederacy of Dunces won the Pulitzer Prize for also wrote The Neon gh several people in the literary world felt his writing skills were praiseworthy, Toole's novels were rejected during his : DecemNew Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.

Black Elk is the definitive biographical account of a figure whose dramatic life converged with some of the most momentous events in the history of the American West. Born in an era of rising violence between the Sioux, white settlers, and U.S.

government troops, Black Elk killed his first man at the Little Bighorn, witnessed the death of his Brand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Charles Babbage KH FRS (/ ˈ b æ b ɪ dʒ /; 26 December – 18 October ) was an English polymath.

A mathematician, philosopher, inventor and mechanical engineer, Babbage originated the concept of a digital programmable computer. Considered by some to be a "father of the computer", Babbage is credited with inventing the first mechanical computer that eventually led to more complex Born: 26 DecemberLondon (likely Southwark).

The first and second part of Gangræna, or, A catalogue and discovery of many of the errors, heresies, blasphemies and pernicious practices of the sectaries of this time, vented and acted in England in these four last years also a particular narration of divers stories, remarkable passages, letters: an extract of many letters, all concerning the present sects: together with some observations.

A BOOK OF REMARKABLE CRIMINALS By H.B. Irving TO MY FRIEND E. LUCAS "For violence and hurt tangle every man in their toils, and for the most part fall on the head of him from whom they had their rise; nor is it easy for one who by his act breaks the common pact of peace to lead a calm and quiet life.".

Narrative of Sojourner Truth; a Bondswoman of Olden Time, Emancipated by the New York Legislature in the Early Part of the Present Century; with a History of Her Labors and Correspondence Drawn from Her "Book of Life;" Also, a Memorial Chapter, Giving the Particulars of Her Last Sickness and Death.

By Sojourner Truth, d. A careful perusal of the book made a less favourable impression of the genuineness of the discovery therein described; but my faith in M.

Notovitch was somewhat revived by the bold reply which that gentleman made to his critics, to the effect that he is 'neither a "hoaxer" nor a "forger," ' and that he is about to undertake a fresh journey to. As one of the masters he had some of the Grammar-School boys as boarders, and from his account book I see that one of them was a son of Mr.

Nightingale of Leahurst: not, however, an ancestor of Miss Nightingale, for the present Nightingales assumed the name on the property coming to them.

“My Notorious Life is wonderful fun. The wit and verve of its unsinkable heroine make this novel a delight to read, even in its most harrowing passages. Beyond that, it’s a book that matters—now more than ever.

Faithfully true to the time of its setting, it is also extremely relevant to ours." – Released on: Aug The Fall of the House of Zeus is a riveting American saga of ambition, cunning, greed, corruption, high life and low life in the land of Faulkner and Grisham.

These are good ol' boys gone bad with flair, private jets, and lots of cash to carry. Curtis Wilkie, a child of the South and a reporter's reporter, is the perfect match for this wild ride. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Cotton Mather (Mather, Cotton, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Mather, Cotton, Decennium Luctuosum: An History of Remarkable Occurrences, in the Long War, Which New-England Hath Had With the Indian Savages, From the Year to the Year (Boston: Printed by B.

Green and J. Source: Editor's Introduction to The Works of John Locke in Nine Volumes, (London: Rivington, 12th ed.). Vol. THE LIFE OF THE AUTHOR. John Locke was the son of John Locke, of Pensford, a market-town in Somersetshire, five miles from Bristol, by Ann his wife, daughter of Edmund Keen, alias Ken, of Wrington, tanner.

He was born at Wrington, another market-town in the same county. The editor, I am sure, would have adopted a different stance on the nature of the biography if she had consulted the chapbook version printed in on behalf of the publisher George Horton: The Womans Champion; or The Strange Wonder Being a true Relation of the mad Pranks, merry Conceits, Politick Figaries, and most unheard of Stratagems of Mrs.

Mary Frith, commonly called Mall. Gentle Flame recounts the life and presents for the first time the hitherto unknown poetry of Dudley, Fourth Lord North. Born during the reign of Elizabeth I, reared in that of James I, elected to Parliament under Charles I, and retired to his country seat during the time of Charles II, the life an poetry of the Fourth Lord North deepens present-day understanding of an age that saw much social Pages: From New Yorker staff writer and Harvard historian Jill Lepore, the dark, spellbinding tale of her restless search for the long-lost, longest book ever written, a century-old manuscript called “The Oral History of Our Time.”.

Joe Gould, a madman, believed he was the most brilliant historian of the twentieth century. So did some of his friends, a group of modernist writers and artists that. With this view I took some of the papers, and, making short hints of the sentiment in each sentence, laid them by a few days, and then, without looking at the book, try'd to compleat the papers again, by expressing each hinted sentiment at length, and as fully as it had been expressed before, in any suitable words that should come to hand.

Family and early life. Samuel Ayscough was the grandson of William Ayscough, a stationer and printer of Nottingham, where he introduced the art of typography aboutand died on 2 Marchand the son of George Ayscough, who carried on his father's business for over forty years.

George Ayscough was esteemed in the neighbourhood and connected with some of the most respectable families Born: With singular dramatic vivacity, much constructive art, and with descriptive passages of a high order everywhere, there was probably never a book by a great humorist, and an artist so prolific in conception, with so little humor and so few remarkable figures.

Its merit. The Gospel of Luke and the Other Gospels. Several features of Luke’s gospel point out its contribution to biblical revelation. (1) The gospel of Luke is the longest book in the New Testament. I was surprised to discover this fact from reading Wilcock’s commentary, 1 but.

Shop new, used, rare, and out-of-print books. Powell's is an independent bookstore based in Portland, Oregon. Browse staff picks, author features, and more.A brief reply to the History of standing armies in England With some account of the authors., London: [s.n.], An with some considerations on a late book, entitul’d, London, or, a collection of some remarkable passages out of a late pamphlet, entituled, The dissenters vindicated, or, a .of the most poignant of all passages in English literature ebook in The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, serially ebook between the years of andwhen its author Laurence Sterne wrote: “ ” Such is the melancholic shade of the 73rd page of Tristram Shandy, the entirety of the paper taken up with black ink, when the very book itself mourns the death of an.