text.skipToContent text.skipToNavigation
background-image

Cambridge Neighbors (from Literary Friends and Acquaintance) von Howells, William Dean (eBook)

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 06.11.2010
  • Verlag: Pub One Info
eBook (ePUB)
1,99 €
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar

Online verfügbar

Cambridge Neighbors (from Literary Friends and Acquaintance)

pubOne.info present you this new edition. Being the wholly literary spirit I was when I went to make my home in Cambridge, I do not see how I could well have been more content if I had found myself in the Elysian Fields with an agreeable eternity before me. At twenty-nine, indeed, one is practically immortal, and at that age, time had for me the effect of an eternity in which I had nothing to do but to read books and dream of writing them, in the overflow of endless hours from my work with the manuscripts, critical notices, and proofs of the Atlantic Monthly. As for the social environment I should have been puzzled if given my choice among the elect of all the ages, to find poets and scholars more to my mind than those still in the flesh at Cambridge in the early afternoon of the nineteenth century. They are now nearly all dead, and I can speak of them in the freedom which is death's doubtful favor to the survivor, but if they were still alive I could say little to their offence, unless their modesty was hurt with my praise.

Produktinformationen

    Format: ePUB
    Kopierschutz: AdobeDRM
    Erscheinungsdatum: 06.11.2010
    Sprache: Englisch
    ISBN: 9782819948148
    Verlag: Pub One Info
Weiterlesen weniger lesen

Kundenbewertungen