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Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young.

Samuel Jackson Pratt

Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young.

by Samuel Jackson Pratt

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Young, Edward, -- 1683-1765.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3782 N5 P7 1776A
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18614956M

    Night thoughts; on life, death, & immortality. To which is added, A paraphrase on part of the book of Job; and The last day, a poem. By Edward Young, L.L.D. With the life of the author by Edward Young Seller Ergodebooks Published Condition Good ISBN Item Price $. A couple weeks ago I opened at random the Selected Non-Fictions of Borges to the line. In , he [Swift] said to Young, the author of Night Thoughts, "I am like that tree; I will begin to die at the top.". I quickly read the whole amazing essay (on the phrase "I am that I am"), then backtracked to "the author of Night Thoughts" — Edward Young (–) sounded perfect for my side.

    Looking for books by Edward Young? See all books authored by Edward Young, including Night Thoughts: Or, the Complaint and the Consolation, and Disraeli or The Two Lives, and more on Night Thoughts was the seventy-ninth story in Big Finish's monthly range. It was written by Edward Young and featured Sylvester McCoy as the Seventh Doctor, Sophie Aldred as Ace and Philip Olivier as Hex. Produced three years before Big Finish began producing their range The Lost Stories, this is the first example of an unmade television story being adapted for or: Gary Russell.

    Young, Edward, 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. Edward Young (). “The works of the author of the Night-thoughts. Revised and corrected by himself”, p


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Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young by Samuel Jackson Pratt Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young. [Pratt, Mr.]. 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.

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 -- Pages: Original Publishing: Young, Edward. 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. London: W. Tegg, Author: Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young. book Young. Night Thoughts: Or, the Complaint and the Consolation by William Blake. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Night Thoughts: Or, the Complaint and the Consolation” as Want to Read: Want to Read.

saving/5. Narcissa. The most readily identifiable figure is Narcissa, the primary subject of Night 3. Narcissa is generally understood to be Young's step-daughter, Elizabeth, who died tragically at age 18 innot long after her marriage to Henry Temple.

She had contracted consumption and was gravely Size: KB. This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work 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.

Young. Night Thoughts on Life, Death and Immortality book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This scarce antiquarian book is includ /5.

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. 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 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 human frailties. The best-known line in the. "Night Thoughts" is a great audio adventure. Full of atmosphere and loaded with unseen menace, made all the more effective through listening in a darkened room, with headphones.

Sylvester McCoy is great as the Doctor, but then I think they all are, but he is so instantly recognisable as the Doctor on audio, as is Sophie Aldred recognisable as Ace.3/5(3).

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: The consolation /5(3). Get this from a library. Observations on The night thoughts of Dr. Young; with occasional remarks on the beauties of poetical composition. [Pratt, Mr.]. 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 with a life of the author by Dr.

Doran [Edward Young] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. Observations on the Night thoughts of Dr. Young: with occasional remarks on the beauties of poetical composition.

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.

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 by Young, Edward, ; Doran, Dr. (John), Pages:   Night Thoughts is a dangerous book. Actor/playwright/essayist Wallace Shawn is best known for his role in The Princess Bride ("Inconceivable!") as well as in My Dinner with Andre (and so many more movies and television shows), and before he died he left us with a few of this lifelong thoughts/5.

The beauties of Dr. Young's Night-thoughts. Paperback – by Edward Young (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" Author: Edward Young. Young, Edward, Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality; and a paraphrase on part of the Book of Job.

By the Rev. Edward Young, LL.D., sometime rector of Welwyn, Herts. Revised and collated with the early Quarto editions. Thoughts, leaving out the indifferent lines, correcting many of the rest, and explaining the hard words, in order to make that noble work more useful to all, and more intelligible to ordinary readers.”7 The fruit of this labor appeared in earlywhen Wesley published an extract of the entire set of Young’s Night Thoughts, with ison of this extract with that in MSP (  Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Medically Speaking with Dr.

Lauren Harden MasGamers Show Fabian Widjak Podcast Performance On Demand Podcast All Things Haunted Prometheus' Podcast Plan on!Pages: 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.