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The Poetical Works of William Cowper

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Published by William P. Nimmo in Edinburgh .
Written in English


About the Edition

steel engraved portrait frontispiece, (The Life of William Cowper by J. M. Ross) all edges gilt

Edition Notes

SeriesNimmo"s Popular Poets series
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxxviii, 483 p., [12] leaves of plates
Number of Pages483
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25652073M
OCLC/WorldCa180337042

In they quarreled bitterly when he rejected what he presumed was a veiled proposal of romantic attachment and marriage. Cowper grew to be on such good terms with the Unwin family that he went to live in their house, and moved with them to Olney. The Institute was funded by member subscription, payable on a quarterly, half yearly or yearly basis. Ryan, or Tomin Nhill, Victoria, where his experiences included radiology and pharmacy.

The Task grew into an opus of six books and nearly five thousand lines. He also had occasions where he successfully performed veterinary surgery for the local farmers too. There is a dark underside to the hymns. In the 's the Mechanics' Institute struggled as membership waned but inafter a series of fund raising efforts, the committee was able to purchase land in Liebig Street, on a site then called Market Square, between the weighbridge and the fire station. Woodcuts preceded moveable type and are the earliest known printing technology. Issue A group of books issued by the publisher as a discrete unit.

He was skilled in the composition of Latin as well and wrote many verses of his own. Boards have a grubbiness with wear on titles and gilt. Cowper continued to hold staunchly to his religious beliefs, but he never again entered a church or said a prayer. Unwin and he soon became friends. I wish there were more critical interpretation of his poems, and this lack of analysis leaves this edition somewhat wanting and almost superficial. While this makes it impossible to read all of the pages, it also indicates a probability that the text block has not been altered since leaving the printer.


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Verso The back or reverse side of a leaf or page. In Cowper met a sophisticated and charming widow named Lady Austen who inspired new poetry. Alternatively, please return the item using our freepost service and we will credit your PayPal account within working day of receiving the returned item.

The Poetical Works Of William Cowper

On 17th October a meeting was held where it was resolved to request the Lieutenant Governor of the Colony to grant land for the erection of a Mechanics' Institutes building.

Inafter Newton had moved from Olney to London, Cowper The Poetical Works of William Cowper book to write poetry again. At Olney, Newton invited Cowper to contribute to a hymnbook that he was compiling.

In the Museum section was moved to the former court house in Timor Street for some time the walls of the building formed part of the TAFE cafeteria but all is now demolished.

Inhe enrolled in the Middle Temple in order to The Poetical Works of William Cowper book a law degree. Biography Source: hymntime. His poem, "To Mary" is an exceptional love poem that acknowledges the flaws of his love while admitting his total devotion and dependence to her.

Angus received accolades from the Ophthalmological Society of Australasia for this work. No voice divine the storm allay'd, No light propitious shone; When, snatch'd from all effectual aid, We perish'd, each alone: But I beneath a rougher sea, And whelm'd in deeper gulfs than he.

I especially enjoy "The Castaway", which he composed near the end of his life. There is a dark underside to the hymns. Cowper made lifelong friends from Westminster. Calf Binding material made from cowhide—versatile, durable, usually tan or brown in color, of smooth texture with no or little apparent grain.

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The land on the North West corner of Banyan and Merri Streets was granted but there were no funds to erect the building. He and his brother John were the only two of seven children to live past infancy. Fore-Edge Edge of the book furthest from the spine.

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Sometimes refers to a volume given by a notable donor. But well thou play'd'st the housewife's part, And all thy threads with magic art Have wound themselves about this heart, My Mary!

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