3 edition of Works of the author of The pursuits of literature found in the catalog.
Works of the author of The pursuits of literature
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Author of The pursuits of literature = Thomas James Mathias. In four parts, each with separate register and pagination; parts II-IV have separate titlepages, part I a half-title. Part I is probably of the ninth edition, Dublin,but is without theFormat: Paperback.
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Shelley: The Pursuit is the book with which Richard Holmes—the finest literary biographer of our day—made his name. Dispensing with the long-established Victorian picture of Shelley as a blandly ethereal character, Holmes projects a startling image of "a /5(14).
Get this from a library. Works of the author of the Pursuits of literature consisting of: I. Pursuits of literature II. A translation of the passages quoted in the prefaces to the Pursuits of literature.
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