A happy half-century

and other essays
  • 249 Pages
  • 4.43 MB
  • English
Houghton Mifflin Company , Boston
Authors, English, Great Britain -- Intellectual
Statementby Agnes Repplier, LITT. D.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 249p.;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23767609M

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Nothing is so hard to deal with as a period. Nothing is so unmanageable as a date. People will be born a few years too early; they will live a few. The half-century, whose more familiar aspects this little book is designed to illustrate, has spread its boundary lines.

Nothing is so hard to deal with as a period. Nothing is so unmanageable as a date. People will be born a few years too early; they will live a few years too A happy half-century book.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Partly reprinted from various periodicals. Deals mainly with English intellectual life during "the last twenty-five years of the eighteenth century and the first twenty-five years of the nineteenth.".

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Responsibility: by Agnes Repplier, Litt. More information. A Happy Half-Century was published in Agnes Repplier on page   It is possible she would have preferred a royalty on her books; but the armchair was graciously accepted, and a pen-and-ink sketch in an album of celebrities represents Miss Porter seated majestically on its cushions, "in the quiet and ladylike occupation of taking a cup of coffee." And so my happy half-century draws to its appointed end.

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