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Epitaphs and elegies

Epitaphs and elegies

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Published by Printed and sold by Samuel Wood in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epitaphs.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 31423.
    ContributionsWood, Samuel, 1760-1844.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination72 p.
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17706154M

      The Last Word: 9 Famous Authors’ Epitaphs Wallace Yovetich It takes a special type of person to be thinking about gravestones and ghosts on a bright, sunny summer day. The book is also well illustrated, with images of tombs and title-pages, and elegies and epitaphs Newstok has found an important subject and an interesting approach in his book.' - Angus Vine, Journal of the Northern Renaissance.

    Famous Literary and Historical Epitaphs: This page contains the epitaphs of various famous individuals associated with English history, literature, art, and dramatic performance. Some are found on the grave-markers of tombs of writers, poets, and playwrights. Epitaphs for inscription from the Columbus Marble Works monument catalog (p. 65) Famous Literary and Historical Epitaphs(website) An Original Collection of Extant Epitaphs by F. Maiben, (full-text book, mostly from British graveyards).

      An epitaph normally highlights the good deeds of that person and the good times shared with him/her. However, we found some really unusual, bizarre funny and mean epitaphs too. With all due respect to these people, we have compiled these epitaphs just for the heck of a good laugh! 1. Journal of Palliative Medicine Vol. 3, No. 4 Book and Media Reviews. Remembrances and Celebrations: A Book of Eulogies, Elegies, Letters, and Epitaphs. Martha Stoddard Holmes, Ph.D. Martha Stoddard Holmes. Search for more papers by this author.


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Epitaphs Electronic books Electronic book: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Epitaphs and elegies New York: Printed by S. Wood & Sons, (DLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer Epitaphs and elegies book OCLC Number: Notes: Reproduction of original from Library of Congress.

Elegies and Epitaphs, | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.

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Epitaphs and elegies by Wood, Samuel,publisher. Publication date Topics Epitaphs Publisher New York: S. Wood & Sons Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English. Addeddate Call number. Death’s power to erode and silence human speech has catalyzed a rich and varied flood of writing, some of which is collected in this book.

Each of its four sections is devoted to one of the ways in which we speak and write in the context of death: eulogies, letters, elegies, and epitaphs. Remembrances and Celebrations: A Book of Eulogies, Elegies, Letters, and Epitaphs by Jill Werman Harris and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Remembrances and Celebrations: A Book of Eulogies, Elegies, Letters, and Epitaphs by Jill Werman Harris at Barnes & Noble.

Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Jill Werman Harris. An epitaph (from Greek ἐπιτάφιος epitaphios "a funeral oration" from ἐπί epi "at, over" and τάφος taphos "tomb") is a short text honoring a deceased person. Strictly speaking, it refers to text that is inscribed on a tombstone or plaque, but it may also be used in a figurative sense.

Some epitaphs are specified by the person themselves before their death, while others are. Remembrances and Celebrations: A Book of Eulogies, Elegies, Letters, and Epitaphs Jill Werman Harris, Editor Pantheon Books $25 (p) ISBN Buy this book. Many of the epitaphs are humorous, many are silly, others are serious.

Some are by well-known personalities and others from unknown would-be philosophers. If you can find this little book, it would make a great stocking stuffer or fun diversion/5(1).

Buy John Dryden - Epistles, Elegies, Epitaphs & Pastorals by dRYDEN, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. "He spoke in epigrams about events in the morning paper, prefacing his lectures each day with a few minutes of commentary, invariably sardonic, about a political event that had caught his eye." (Harrison E.

Salisbury, A Journey for Our & Row, ) "I believe, as the epigraph to my book states, that 'the deepest human life is everywhere.'" (Scott Samuelson, The Deepest Human Life.

ELEGIES AND EPITAPHS, ; The Club of Odd Volumes. This book is hard-bound in gray paper covered boards with gilt stamping to the upper cover, with a gilt stamped black leather spine.

The covers are scuffed, with some light Rating: % positive. THE FIGURAL LOGIC OF EPITAPHS AND ELEGIES IN BLAIR, GRAY, COWPER, AND WORDSWORTH BY LORNA CLYMER Some of the most influential work in the deconstruction of rhetoric, work often tested on Romanticism at large and on Wordsworth in particular, has repeatedly returned for discussion and debate to a figural complex-namely, the overlap of prosopopoeia.

Other than epitaphs, examples of ancient elegy as a poem of mourning include Catullus' Carmenon his dead brother, and elegies by Propertius on his dead mistress Cynthia and a matriarch of the prominent Cornelian family.

Ovid wrote elegies bemoaning his exile, which he likened to a death. Like the Cover of an old Book. Its Contents torn out. And stripped of its Lettering and Gilding.

Lies here. Food for worms. But the Work shall not be wholly lost. For it will as he believ’d appear once more In a new and more elegant Edition Corrected and improved By the Author.

~ Famous Epitaphs: Oscar Wilde. Epitaphs From the Bible Epitpahs and Words of Comfort From the Bible. Listed below are example epitaphs. For help with writing an epitaph or to talk with us about ordering a monument, headstone, flat marker or memorial plaque, call Example Epitaphs.

This is. Note: This is the second of a two-part 'series' that began with Doc As it says in this book, “Every Tombstone needs an Epitaph”. This is said about the newspaper John Clum decided to establish in Tombstone, Arizona.

The year was and the Earp brothers were already getting themselves set up in the town with their wives/5(). Remembrances and Celebrations: A Book of Eulogies, Elegies, Letters, and Epitaphs (English Edition) eBook: Harris, Jill Werman, Harris, Jill Werman: Reviews: 2.Epitaph definition is - an inscription on or at a tomb or a grave in memory of the one buried there.

How to use epitaph in a sentence. Did You Know? View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Winter Blues And Greens - Epitaphs And Elegies By Kim Vincent Fowley on Discogs.