Two quiet lives: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray.

by Cecil, David Lord

Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Co. in Indianapolis

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Temple, Dorothy Osborne, Lady, 1627-1694,
  • Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771

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Other titlesTwo quiet lives.
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LC ClassificationsDA429.T2 C4
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL6029463M
LC Control Number48005299
OCLC/WorldCa396185

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During his academic career Cecil published studies of Hardy, Shakespeare, Thomas Gray, Dorothy Osborne and Walter Pater. As well as his literary studies he also published a two-volume historical biography of Lord Melbourne (to whom he was distantly related) and appreciations of visual artists - Augustus John, Max Beerbohm, Samuel Palmer and. New French Feminisms PDF Download Whether you are looking to book New French Feminisms PDF Download?Well, this time we offer the book New French Feminisms PDF Kindle best and certainly interesting to read. Ok buddy on our website provide books of various types, ranging from hobbies, sports, novels, and many others then if you do not get confused looking at books .

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Read the full-text online edition of Two Quiet Lives: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray (). it is not possible to understand Gray or Dorothy without having first learnt to understand the worlds in which their lives were set.

My book, then, aspires to be at once an account of two remarkable persons, a study of a certain phase of human nature. Genre/Form: Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cecil, David, Two quiet lives: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray. Indianapolis, Bobbs. The two quiet lives are Dorothy Osborne, writer of the famous love letters to William Temple, and Thomas Gray, poet, Cambridge don and friend of Horace Walpole.

They lived a century apart, but as David Cecil shows, were temperamentally akin. Get this from a library. Two quiet lives, Dorothy Osborne and Thomas Gray. [David Cecil]. A Master of Melancholy -- and a Muted Courtship; TWO QUIET LIVES: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray. By Lord David Cecil.

Illustrated. Indianapolis, Ind. In 5 libraries. Temple, Dorothy Lady, ; Osborne, Dorothy.; Gray, Thomas, Two Quiet Lives: Dorothy Osborne and Thomas Gray by Cecil, David. Constable. VG+/NONE. Paperback. Light wear to edges and corners of covers, text clean and bright, binding sound., 8vo 8" - 9" Two quiet lives: Dorothy Osborne, pp.

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Capetanakis, 'Thomas Gray and Horace Walpole', in Demetrios Capetanakis A Greek Poet in England (), p. • P. van Tieghem, La poesie de la nuit et des tombeaux en Europe au XVIII siecle () External links • The Thomas Gray Archive (http:/ / www File Size: KB.

Dorothy Osborne, Lady Temple providing Sir William and Lady Temple with two granddaughters: Elizabeth and Dorothy Temple. Lady Temple died at Moor Park, Surrey, and is buried in the west aisle of Westminster Abbey, Two Quiet Lives: Dorothy Osborne and Thomas Gray (London, ).

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Lord M., or, The Later Life of Lord Melbourne (). Also published as part 3 of Melbourne. The Fine Art of Reading, and Other Literary Studies (). Max: A Biography (). Biography of Max Beerbohm. Two quiet lives: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray Cecil, Mirabel Heroines in love – Cecil, Richard Works a () Cecil, Robert, Earl of Salisbury The secret correspondence of Sir R.

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38, No. 1, Winter   The spirited and witty letters she wrote to Temple during their enforced separation in the s are (or were) justly famous. She and the poet Thomas Gray are the subjects of David Cecil's joint biography Two Quiet Lives.

Dorothy and Sir William lived at Moor Park in Surrey, where the young Jonathan Swift was Temple's secretary.

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Fifty-two Drawings () The Fine Art of Reading and other literary studies. Robert W. Ketton-Cremer, Thomas Gray: A Biography (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, ). Especially good on the details of Gray's life at Cambridge and his relations with Walpole; lingers over Bonstetten.

Lord David Cecil, Two Quiet Lives: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray (Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, ), pp. Gray's academic and.

Dorothy Osborne (), afterwards Lady Temple, wife of Sir William Temple Two Quiet Lives: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray. Indianapolis, New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Co. [Also published in by Constable, London.] Small books and Pleasant Histories. Popular Readership in Seventeenth-Century England.

Algernon Gascoyne-Cecil was born on 31 January 1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Lord Eustace Brownlow Henry Gascoyne-Cecil and Lady Gertrude Louisa Scott.

1 He married Lady Gwendolen Fanny Godolphin Osborne, daughter of George Godolphin Osborne, 10th Duke of Leeds and Lady Katherine Frances Lambton, on 17 July 1 He died on 13.

The most recent edition was edited by Kenneth Parker (Penguin, ). Lord David Cecil's essay on Dorothy Osborne in his Two Quiet Lives () is helpful in understanding the situation of the lovers. Bibliography: Parry, Edward Abbott, ed. The Letters of Dorothy Osborne to Sir William Temple.

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