Night thoughts on life, death and immortality.

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StatementBy Edward Young. With a memoir of the author, a critical view of his writings, and explanatory notes. By James Robert Boyd.
ContributionsBoyd, James R. 1804-1890.
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LC ClassificationsPR3782 .N5 1851
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Pagination509 p.
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Open LibraryOL6553199M
LC Control Number12040485
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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.

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This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work. The Complaint; Or, Night Thoughts, on Life, Death, and Immortality.

With the Life of the Author Paperback – Ma Author: Edward Young. Night Thoughts on Life, Death and Immortality: To Which Is Added a Paraphrase on Part of the Book of Job, and the Last Day, a Poem Young, Edward Published by Franklin Classics Trade Press. Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality Quick Reference The Complaint, or A poem of s lines of blank verse, in nine books, by Edward Young, published –5.

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.

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Doran by Young, Edward, ; Doran, Dr. (John), Pages: Edward Young, The complaint; or, Night-thoughts on life, death, & immortality (London, R. Dodsley, and sold by M.

Cooper, ). sli 1 Fisher Rare Book Library. The Complaint: or, Night-Thoughts on Life, Death, & Immortality, better known simply as Night-Thoughts, is a long poem by Edward Young published in nine parts (or "nights") between and The poem is written in blank verse. It describes the poet's musings on death over a series of nine "nights" in which he ponders the loss of his wife and friends, and laments.

The Complaint: or Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality Night the First. By Nature's law, what may be, may be now; There's no prerogative in human hours: In human hearts what bolder thought can rise, The Complaint: or Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality By Edward Young.

Edward Young’s Night Thoughts on Life, Death & Immortality, Volume II was published by Richard Scott of New York in The work is a poem that is divided into nine sections, one for each night. Internet Archive BookReader Night thoughts on life, death and immortality. A serious mind is the native soil of every virtue, and the single character that does true honour to mankind.

The soul's immortality has been the favourite theme with the serious of all ages. Nor is it strange ; it is a subject by far the most interesting and important that can enter the mind of man.

Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality, and His Poem on the Last Day and a Paraphrase on Part of the Book of Job: By the late Dr.

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Young. To by Edward Young (, Paperback) Be the first to write a review About this product. The Complaint, or Night Thoughts on Life, Death & Immortality [3 volumes in solander box]. by Edward Young, illustrated by William Blake: and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Tried by the Boileau and Pope standard, his writings were pronounced turgid, strained, and extravagant.

Even Warburton, who should have known better, passed a severe judgment on the “Night Thoughts.” He had, however, his warm admirers, prominent among whom was the amiable and learned Joseph Warton.

The complaint, or, Night=thoughts on life, death, and immortality: Night the eighth. Virtue's apology: or, The man of the world answer'd. In which are considered, the love of this life; the ambition and pleasure, with the wit and wisdom othe world.

The Complaint, Or, Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality Night-thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality hear heart Heav'n hope hour human immortal kind leave less life's light live look LORENZO man's mankind mean mind mortal Nature Nature's never night o'er once pain passion past peace pleasure poor pow'r praise present pride.

Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality - with the Life of the Author by Young, Edward Seller Montreal Books Published Condition Fair (Book Condition). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Young, Edward, Night thoughts, on life, death and immortality.

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London, J. Walker and Co. [etc.] “Night thoughts on life death and immortality to which are added the life of the author and a paraphrase on part of the Book of Job”, p 15 Copy quote As soon as we have found the key of life, it opens the gates of death.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Night Thoughts by Edward Young at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. DEATH, AND IMMORTALITY NIGHT THOUGHTS FOOTNOTES. Product Details; Product Details. BN ID: A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work of Contents:A Night Brand: The Perfect Library.

Engraved t.p Edward Young engraving by J. Collyer Includes index ESTC The life of Dr. Young -- Night I: On life, death, and immortality -- Night II: On time, death, and friendship -- Night III: Narcissa -- Night IV: The Christian triumph -- Night V: The relapse -- Night VI: The infidel reclaimed, pt.

1 -- Night VII: Ditto, pt. 2 -- Night VIII: Virtue's apology -- Night the IX: Pages: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Young, Edward, Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality.

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Young Vol 1 $ +$ shipping. The Complaint And Consolation; Or Night Thoughts On Life, Death, And Immortality, To Which Is Added, The Force Of Religion". Rare hardcover reprint in very good condition. A "popular, widely read and influential poem" This is a poem of Christian consolation, a "seminal work in a secular cult or sepulchral melancholy".

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Collyer Includes index ESTC The life of Dr. Young -- Night I: On life, death, and immortality -- Night II: On time, death, and friendship -- Night III: Narcissa -- Night IV: The Christian triumph -- Night V: The relapse -- Night VI: The infidel reclaimed, pt.

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Series Early American Imprints Second Series Description p.: ill. ; 17 cm. Reproduction Notes Electronic text and image data.