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3 edition of Night thoughts. found in the catalog.

Night thoughts.

Gascoyne, David

Night thoughts.

by Gascoyne, David

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Published by A. Deutsch in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

In verse.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6013.A75 N5 1956
The Physical Object
Pagination48p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6218504M
LC Control Number57002170
OCLC/WorldCa2144725

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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.

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"A compelling diagnosis of the world’s injustice but also a very personal response to that injustice."—San Francisco Chronicle “With wit and wisdom to spare, Night Thoughts is a subversive gem of an essay, which ought to appeal beyond those who already convinced that radical change is needed.

The complaint; or, night-thoughts on life, death, and immortality. With A paraphrase on part of the Book of Job: by the late Edward Young, L.L.D. With. account of his life. A new edition, improved. by Edward Young and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at vassilyk.com The Complaint, or Night Thoughts on Life, Death & Immortality [3 volumes in solander box].

by illustrated by William Blake: Edward Young and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at vassilyk.com 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. Shawn (Essays), an actor and Obie-winning playwright, reflects on civilization, morality, Beethoven, 11th-century Japanese court poetry, and his hopes for a better world, among other topics.

The acclaimed actor and playwright offers a brief, disturbing meditation on the “story of civilization.” “I’m upset about what my species has turned out to be—the species that went mad and destroyed the planet,” writes Shawn (Essays,etc.) in this jeremiad about the state of vassilyk.com who has seen the author’s plays knows that he is drawn to the dark side of existence.

Edward Young () was an English poet, best remembered for Night Thoughts. Young is said to have been a brilliant talker. Although Night Thoughts is long and disconnected, it abounds in brilliant isolated passages.

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During the day, there are so many distractions: a spread sheet, the laundry, the news, rushing from one thing to the next. But at night, when the rest of the world is quiet, we at last have an opportunity to restart a conversation with a very important person we Category: Self-Knowledge.