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Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young

Pratt Mr.

Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young

with occasional remarks on the beauties of poetical composition ...

by Pratt Mr.

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Published by Printed for Richardson and Urquhart in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Young, Edward, -- 1683-1765

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Courtney Melmoth.
    SeriesLibrary of English literature -- LEL 11543.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvii, 211 p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13600588M
    OCLC/WorldCa8560737

      Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality ; and, A paraphrase on part of the Book of Job / by Edward Young ; revised and collated with the early quarto editions, with a life of the author by Dr. Doran by Young, Edward, ; Doran, Dr. (John), Pages: Looking for books by Edward Young? See all books authored by Edward Young, including Night Thoughts: Or, the Complaint and the Consolation, and Disraeli or The Two Lives, and more on

    A couple weeks ago I opened at random the Selected Non-Fictions of Borges to the line. In , he [Swift] said to Young, the author of Night Thoughts, "I am like that tree; I will begin to die at the top.". I quickly read the whole amazing essay (on the phrase "I am that I am"), then backtracked to "the author of Night Thoughts" — Edward Young (–) sounded perfect for my side. “Night thoughts on life death and immortality to which are added the life of the author and a paraphrase on part of the Book of Job”, p 0 Copy quote A man I knew who lived upon a smile, And well it fed him; he look'd plump and fair, While rankest venom foam'd through every vein.

    List of Books in John Adams’s Library in Braintree, June Skip navigation. Go to main content. Home Young’s Night thoughts: 1.— List of Books in John Adams’s Library in Braintree, June Author Adams, John Date June Night thoughts; on life, death, & immortality. To which is added, A paraphrase on part of the book of Job; and The last day, a poem. By Edward Young, L.L.D. With the life of the author by Edward Young Seller Ergodebooks Published Condition Good ISBN Item Price $.


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Get this from a library. Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young. [Pratt, Mr.]. InYoung, at the mature age of fifty, married the Lady Elizabeth Lee, daughter of the Earl of Lichfield, and widow of Colonel Lee. This marriage sprung out of his father’s acquaintance with Lady Ann Wharton, who was co-heiress of Sir Henry Lee of Ditchley in.

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Hardcover reprint of the original edition; hardbound in brown cloth with gold stamped letteringAuthor: Edward Young. The life of Dr. Young -- Night I: On life, death, and immortality -- Night II: On time, death, and friendship -- Night III: Narcissa -- Night IV: The Christian triumph -- Night V: The relapse -- Night VI: The infidel reclaimed, pt.

1 -- Night VII: Ditto, pt. 2 -- Night VIII: Virtue's apology -- Pages: Engraved t.p Edward Young engraving by J. Collyer Includes index ESTC The life of Dr.

Young -- Night I: On life, death, and immortality -- Night II: On time, death, and friendship -- Night III: Narcissa -- Night IV: The Christian triumph -- Night V: The relapse -- Night VI: The infidel reclaimed, pt. 1 -- Night VII: Ditto, pt.

2 -- Night VIII: Virtue's apology -- Night the IX: The consolation /5(3). Young's Night Thoughts Introduction - 1. INTRODUCTION N. IGHT THOUGHTS by Edward Young is the greatest work of English literature to appear in the last years.

Indeed, in the entire history of this exalted literary tradition, only Shakespeare and Milton's Paradise Lost surpass it in Size: KB. Doctor Who book. Read 22 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Its been a long time since Ive been really creeped out by big finish audio but Im listening to Night Thoughts by Edward Young for the first time, and boy, this audio really hits it on the nail on how to be creepy.

The blurb given on GR is not for this story /5. Young's The Complaint, and The Consolation; or, Night Thoughts was written 50 years before this partial text was published.

Conceived as a complete illustrated edition featuring plates by Blake, this text of the first four books of the much longer original did not sell well enough for the project to continue/5.

Night Thoughts book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. During the century after its publication in'Night Thoughts' wa /5.

The Complaint: or, Night-Thoughts on Life, Death, & Immortality, better known simply as Night-Thoughts, is a long poem by Edward Young published in nine parts between and The poem is written in blank verse.

It describes the poet's musings on death over a series of nine "nights" in which he ponders the loss of his wife and friends, and laments human frailties. The best-known line in the.

Volume 1 of 2 [Young, Edward] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality, and his Poem on the last day and A paraphrase on part of the book of Job; by the late Dr.

Young. Get this from a library. Observations on The night thoughts of Dr. Young; with occasional remarks on the beauties of poetical composition. [Pratt, Mr.]. Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young: with occasional remarks on the beauties of poetical composition.

"Night Thoughts" is a great audio adventure. Full of atmosphere and loaded with unseen menace, made all the more effective through listening in a darkened room, with headphones. Sylvester McCoy is great as the Doctor, but then I think they all are, but he is so instantly recognisable as the Doctor on audio, as is Sophie Aldred recognisable as Ace.3/5(3).

Young's masterpiece Night-Thoughts emerged from obscurity by being mentioned in Edmund Blunden's World War One memoir, Undertones of War (), as a source of comfort during time in the trenches. This latter work emerged from the darkness of the more recent past thanks to its mention and discussion in Paul Fussell 's The Great War and Modern Memory (), which discussed Blunden's reliance on Night-Thoughts.

Thoughts, leaving out the indifferent lines, correcting many of the rest, and explaining the hard words, in order to make that noble work more useful to all, and more intelligible to ordinary readers.”7 The fruit of this labor appeared in earlywhen Wesley published an extract of the entire set of Young’s Night Thoughts, with ison of this extract with that in MSP ( Full text of "Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality ; and, A paraphrase on part of the Book of Job / by Edward Young ; revised and collated with the early quarto editions, with a life of the author by Dr.

Doran" See other formats. In Night Thoughts Wallace Shawn offers his ideas and opinions based on both his studies and his life experience. Those ideas and opinions are about the state of the world: physically, politically, and with regard to the idea of morality. There is little to truly argue against as far as his observations are concerned/5.

The beauties of Dr. Young's Night-thoughts. Paperback – by Edward Young (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: Edward Young. Young, Edward, Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality; and a paraphrase on part of the Book of Job. By the Rev. Edward Young, LL.D., sometime rector of Welwyn, Herts.

Revised and collated with the early Quarto editions. Other articles where Night Thoughts is discussed: Edward Young: author of The Complaint: or, Night Thoughts (–45), a long, didactic poem on death. The poem was inspired by the successive deaths of his stepdaughter, in ; her husband, in ; and Young’s wife, in The poem is a blank-verse dramatic monologue of nea lines, divided into nine.Young, Edward, Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality ; and, A paraphrase on part of the Book of Job / by Edward Young ; revised and collated with the early quarto editions, with a life of the author by Dr.

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