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Memoirs of remarkable misers

Redding, Cyrus

Memoirs of remarkable misers

by Redding, Cyrus

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Published by C.J. Skeet in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Cyrus Redding.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 84/6936 (C)
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ; 20 cm.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2953757M
LC Control Number84195842

The nineteenth century saw major demographic and social changes that began to transform how people died. As lives lengthened, so the manner of their ending was transformed. A preoccupation with what lay beyond death began to be replaced by a concern about the manner of dying. New modes of pain relief raised questions about whether if suffering could be relieved, might it also be avoided by. No Name is a touching story of a Touching on a different legal concept (this time illegitimacy) the book takes quite a different turn from his more famous work - The Woman in White. Merging a legal concept with a heart touching story seems to be Wilkie Collins's style/5.

Among the books appear James Caulfield's "Portraits, Memoirs, and Characters of Remarkable Persons" (); "Kirby's Wonderful Museum of Remarkable Characters" (); Henry Wilson's "Wonderful Characters" (); and F. Somner Merryweather's "Lives and Anecdotes of Misers or The Passion of Avarice displayed in the parsimonious habits. One of the most persuasive was Hartley Withers, a former editor of the London Economist, who published an ingratiating little book in , a few weeks before the outbreak of the First World War, called Poverty and Waste.6 The contention of his book is that when a wealthy man spends money on luxuries he causes the production of luxuries and so.

In truth Bion was in other respects a shifty character, a subtle sophist, and one who had given the enemies of philosophy many an occasion to blaspheme, while in certain respects he was even pompous and able to indulge in arrogance. He left very many memoirs, and also sayings of useful application.   • Wonderful Characters: comprising memoirs and anecdotes of the most remarkable persons of every age and nation. London, 3 vols. G.H. (Henry) Wilson. • Biographica Curiosa, or, Memoirs of Remarkable Characters of the Reign of George III. London. George Smeeton; illustrations by George Cruikshank.


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