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A bibliography of Young"s Night thoughts.

Pettit, Henry

A bibliography of Young"s Night thoughts.

by Pettit, Henry

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Young, Edward, 1683-1765. -- Bibliography.,
  • Didactic poetry, English -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1954 ed. published by University of Colorado Press, Boulder, which was issued as no. 5 of University of Colorado studies, Series in language and literature.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP25 .C64 no. 5, 1973, Z8995 .C64 no. 5, 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52 p.
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5412168M
    ISBN 100841424535
    LC Control Number73003146
    OCLC/WorldCa590064

    Books By Edward Young All Night thoughts on life, death and immortality: With a memoir of the author, a critical view of his writings, and explanatory notes Young's Night Thoughts With Life, Critical Dissertation and Explanatory Notes All night long and every night, When my mama puts out the light, I see the people marching by, As plain as day before my eye. Armies and emperor and kings, All carrying different kinds of things, And marching in so grand a way, You never saw the like by day. So fine a .

    Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Other articles where Night Thoughts is discussed: Edward Young: author of The Complaint: or, Night Thoughts (–45), a long, didactic poem on death. The poem was inspired by the successive deaths of his stepdaughter, in ; her husband, in ; and Young’s wife, in The poem is a blank-verse dramatic monologue of nea lines, divided into nine.

    Edward Young has books on Goodreads with ratings. Edward Young’s most popular book is Night Thoughts on Life, Death and Immortality. Young's Night Thoughts With Life, Critical Dissertation and Explanatory Notes By: Edward Young () First Page: YOUNG'S NIGHT THOUGHTS.


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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 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 human frailties.

Young, Edward, -- -- Night thoughts -- Bibliography. Young, Edward Complaint, or night thoughts on life, death and immortality. Night thoughts (Young, Edward) The complaint, or night thoughts on life, death and immortality; Young, Edward, -- -- The complaint, or night thoughts on life, death and immortality.

A bibliography of Young's Night thoughts. A bibliography of Young's Night thoughts. by Pettit, Henry Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.].Pages: The loss of his wife in is considered as the main inspiration A bibliography of Youngs Night thoughts.

book Young's blank verse long poem The Complaint; or, Night-Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality (), which became an international success. Young became a close literary associate of Samuel. In imitation of Dr. Young's Night her: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom.

It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps. The complaint, or, Night-thoughts on life, death, and immortality: to which is added, Some thoughts on the late rebellion, and A paraphrase on part of the Book of Job.

Printed by A. Donaldson and J. Reid, for Alexander Donaldson. In the s, when this edition of Young's "Night Thoughts" was originally published, William Blake was relatively unknown, and Edward Young was one of the best known English writers in the world.

Blake was contracted to provide illustrations for Young's most popular work. Young's "Night Thoughts" is divided into nine "Nights".Reviews: 6.

Page 13 - Night Thoughts" he has exhibited a very wide display of original poetry, variegated with deep reflections and striking allusions, a wilderness of thought, in which the fertility of fancy scatters flowers of every hue and of every odour.

This is one of the few poems in which blank verse could not be changed for rhyme but with disadvantage.2/5(1). The Project Gutenberg EBook of Young's Night Thoughts, by Edward Young This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Young's Night. Studies of Young include H. Forster, Edward Young the poet of the Night Thoughts () and H.

Pettit, A Bibliography of Young's Night Thoughts (). Young's Night Thoughts Introduction - 5 -p. 95). This was effectively a long commentary on ColossiansSet your affections on things above, not on things on the earth.

As for the manner of composition, we can easily imagine Young quelling his sorrow. Early life. Young was a son of Edward Young, later Dean of Salisbury, and was born at his father's rectory at Upham, near Winchester, where he was baptized on 3 July He was educated at Winchester College, and matriculated at New College, Oxford, in He later migrated to Corpus Christi, and in was nominated by Archbishop Tenison to a law fellowship at All Souls.

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. 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. Its success was enormous. It was translated into French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish and s: 3.

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. Its success was enormous. It was translated into French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish and Magyar.

Edward Young: Night Thoughts by Edward Young,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Genre/Form: Fore-edge paintings: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Young, Edward, Complaint, or, Night thoughts. London: J. Sharpe, This book, "Young's Night Thoughts", by Edward Young, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

This book was created using print-on-demand technology. Thank you for supporting classic s: 2. Young's masterpiece Night-Thoughts emerged from obscurity by being mentioned in Edmund Blunden's World War One memoir, Undertones of War (), as a source of comfort during time in the trenches.

This latter work emerged from the darkness of the more recent past thanks to its mention and discussion in Paul Fussell 's The Great War and Modern. EXTRACTS From YOUNG'S NIGHT THOUGHTS with Observations Upon Them. [bound with] EXTRACTS From, and OBSERVATIONS On, CICERO'S DIALOGUES, De Senectute and De Amicitia, and a Translation of His Somnium Scipionis, with Notes, &c.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 62, free ebooks; 3 by Edward Young Author: Young, Edward, Editor: Gilfillan, George, Title: Young's Night Thoughts With Life, Critical Dissertation and Explanatory Notes Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and.

Among the books in the Mary Baker Eddy Collection is a bound copy of the poem “The Complaint: or, Night Thoughts on Life, Death, & Immortality”—commonly referred to as “Night Thoughts.” This volume by the English poet Edward Young (–) was in the library at Mary Baker Eddy’s Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, residence at the time of her passing in Night Thoughts is a key work in the Blake canon, executed at a crucial point in his career.

Sometime in or Blake was comissioned by the publisher Richard Edwards to udertake the illustration of each page of Young's best-seller, 'Night Thoughts'.