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family letters of Samuel Butler, 1841-1886.

Samuel Butler

family letters of Samuel Butler, 1841-1886.

by Samuel Butler

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English

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  • Authors, English -- Correspondence

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    StatementSelected, edited, and introduced by Arnold Silver
    ContributionsSilver, Arnold Jacques, 1927-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination295 p.
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14637765M

    Butler, Samuel, –, English author. He was the son and grandson of eminent clergymen. In , refusing to be ordained, he went to New Zealand, where he established a sheep farm and in a few years made a modest fortune. Samuel Butler has books on Goodreads with ratings. Samuel Butler’s most popular book is The Way of All Flesh.

    The Family Letters of Samuel Butler, Selected, edited, and introduced by Arnold Silver. Stanford: Stanford University Press, Pp. $ Students of Butler and of The Way of All Flesh will be gratified to find here a well-chosen collection of letters. Samuel Butler. Samuel Butler ( - ) was an iconoclastic English author of a variety of works. Two of his most famous works are the Utopian satire Erewhon and the semi-autobiographical novel The Way of All Flesh, published posthumously.

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: The Family Letters of Samuel Butler, (): Butler, Samuel, Silver, Arnold Jacques: Books. The letters in this collection form a miniature biography of the major part of Butler's life. They span the years from tofrom his sixth to his fifty-first year.

By the time the last letter was written, Butler had completed his most important work. The family letters of Samuel Butler, [Samuel Butler; Arnold Jacques Silver] -- Spanning the years from totwo-thirds of these letters have never appeared in print, they acquire their greatest value in connection with the author's novel, "The way of all flesh." Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

Get this from a library. The family letters of Samuel Butler, [Samuel Butler; Arnold Jacques Silver]. The Family Letters of Samuel Butler, Edited by Arnold Silver. Three-fourths of the letters in this volume have never before appeared in print, and others have been available only in excerpt form.

With their publication it is now possible to assess the extent to which The Way of All Flesh. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

The family letters of Samuel Butler, in SearchWorks catalog Skip to search Skip to main content. Butler, Samuel, ; Authors - Correspondence.; Novelists, English - 19th century - Correspondence.

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PR B7 Z Letters between Samuel Butler and Miss E. Savage,   The family letters of Samuel Butler, by Samuel Butler 4 editions - first published in The family letters of Samuel Butler, / selected, edited and introduced by Arnold Silver Butler, Samuel, [ Book: ].

Education. Shrewsbury School, St John’s, Cambridge. Samuel Butler (4 December – 18 June ) was the iconoclastic English author of the Utopian satirical novel Erewhon () and the semi-autobiographical Bildungsroman The Way of All Flesh, published posthumously in Both have remained in print ever : 4 DecemberLangar, Nottinghamshire, England.

The other principal items not actually in the Note-Books, the letter to T. Butler (pp. 53–5 post), “A Psalm of Montreal” (pp. –9 post) and “The Righteous Man” (pp.

–1 post). I suppose Butler kept all these out of his notes because he considered that they had served their purpose; but they have not hitherto appeared in.

The correspondence of Samuel Butler with his sister May / Edited with an introd. by Daniel F. Howard. PR B7 Z The family letters of Samuel Butler, /. Samuel Butler (–), English writer, artist and satirist wrote The Way of All Flesh () and earned the praise of George Bernard Shaw who deemed him "the greatest English writer of the latter half of the nineteenth century" Samuel Butler was born on 4 December at the rectory at Langar, near Bingham, Nottinghamshire, England.

His mother Fanny Worsley (–), and his father. The Family Letters of Samuel Butler, Edited by Arnold Silver. (Cape, 30s.) THE late nineteenth century was the age of the great antinomian moralists. Such dominating figures as Ibsen and Nietzsche proclaimed that the past was dead, that principles of conduct must be re-examined and many hallowed assumptions overthrown.

The perturbation they aroused throughout Europe is eloquently re- co. The Life and Letters Of Dr Samuel Butler, Head-Master Of Shrewsbury Schooland Afterwards Bishop Of Lichfield, In So Far As They Illustrate the Scholastic Religious, and Social Life Of England, The family letters of Samuel Butler, 3 copies Om papegojor och genier, med mera: ur Samuel Butlers anteckningsböcker 2 copies Dizionario dei luoghi non comuni 2 copies.

The life and letters of Dr. Samuel Butler, headmaster of Shrewsbury School,and afterwards Bishop of Lichfield, in so far as they illustrate the scholastic, religious and social life of Eng.

Samuel Butler $ - $ Blowing Up Father. The Family Letters of Samuel Butler, Edited by Arnold Silver. (Cape, 30s.) THE late nineteenth century was the age of the great antinomian moralists.

Butler, Samuel, –80, English poet and satirist. During the Puritan Revolution he served Sir Samuel Luke, a noted officer of Cromwell. After the restoration of Charles II, he wrote his famous mock-heroic poem Hudibras (pub. in 3 parts, ), an envenomed satire against the Puritans in which Luke was the model for the butt Sir Hudibras.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Samuel Butler (Butler, Samuel, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Butler, Samuel, Alps and Sanctuaries of Piedmont and the Canton Ticino (Gutenberg text) Butler, Samuel, The Authoress of the Odyssey (second edition, ) (illustrated HTML with commentary at sacred .Samuel Butler, –, English author.

He was the son and grandson of eminent clergymen. Inrefusing to be ordained, he went to New Zealand, where he established a sheep farm and in a few years made a modest fortune.

He returned to England in and devoted himself to a variety of interests, including art, music, biology, and literature.Samuel Butler, English novelist, essayist, and critic whose satire Erewhon () foreshadowed the collapse of the Victorian illusion of eternal progress.

The Way of All Flesh (), his autobiographical novel, is generally considered his masterpiece. Butler was the son of the Reverend Thomas.