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Recollections of Logan Pearsall Smith

Robert Gathorne-Hardy

Recollections of Logan Pearsall Smith

the story of a friendship.

by Robert Gathorne-Hardy

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

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  • Smith, Logan Pearsall.

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    Open LibraryOL14465229M

    A coherent view of so extraordinarily chameleon a temperament and talent as Virginia Woolf's is, of course, almost impossible. If Lily Briscoe in To the Lighthouse needs 'fifty pairs of eyes' to take in a woman as simple as Mrs. Ramsay, even more pairs seem desirable for focusing on Virginia Woolf. The difficulty of a balanced viewpoint for some of her memoirists, a demanding enough . Logan Pearsall Smith (18 October – 2 March ) was an American-born British essayist and critic. Harvard and Oxford educated, he was known for his aphorisms and epigrams, and was an expert on 17th Century Words and Idioms made him an authority on correct English language usage. He wrote his autobiography, Unforgotten Years, in

      Works []. The Youth of Parnassus, and other stories (); Trivia (); The Life and Letters of Sir Henry Wotton (); Songs and Sonnets (); The English Language (); A Treasury of English Prose (); Stories from the Old Testament retold (); More Trivia (); English Idioms (); Words and Idioms (); The Prospects of Literature . Biographical Note: Logan Pearsall Smith was born on Octo , in Millville, N.J., and died on March 2, He was the son of Robert Pearsall and Hannah Whitall Smith. He attended Haverford College, Harvard and Balliol College in Oxford, England.

      Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks; 5 by Logan Pearsall Smith; Trivia by Logan Pearsall Smith. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Smith, Logan Pearsall, Title: Trivia Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature. Logan Pearsall Smith Art, Real, Writing But why wasn't I born, alas, in an age of Adjectives; why can one no longer write of silver-shedding Tears and moon-tailed Peacocks, of eloquent Death, of the Negro and star-enameled Night?


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I feel it a privilege to endorse this book about my brother, Logan Pearsall Smith, by my friend Robert Gathorne-Hardy, 'the passionate apprentice', as I often think of him.

I shall always feel grateful for the great happiness he gave to my brother's later middle years, and now I am additionally grateful for this glowing picture of his work and.

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23 quotes from Logan Pearsall Smith: 'People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.', 'What I like in a good author is not what he says, but what he whispers.', and 'There are two things to aim at in life; first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

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James's Gazette, reported that Smith's book of fragmentary essays and sketches would bring sympathetic interest "to personal friends, though hardly to the public at large.". Author R. GATHORNE HARDY. Title RECOLLECTIONS OF LOGAN PEARSALL SMITH. Binding Hardcover. Book Condition Used: Very Good.

Type Hardcover. Publisher MACMILLAN Seller ID Logan Pearsall Smith has 34 books on Goodreads with ratings. Logan Pearsall Smith’s most popular book is Trivia. Discover Logan Pearsall Smith famous and rare quotes.

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Logan Pearsall Smith. Happiness, Book, Reading. 0 Copy quote. The ladies who try to keep their beauty are the ladies. Robert Pearsall Smith (–) was a lay leader in the Holiness movement in the United States and the Higher Life movement in Great Britain. His book Holiness Through Faith () is one of the foundational works of the Holiness movement.

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Logan Pearsall Smith, Afterthoughts () "Age and Death" The denunciation of the young is a necessary part of the hygiene of older people, and greatly assists in the circulation of their blood. Logan Pearsall Smith was a famous British essayist and critic known to be a literary perfectionist.

He was a studious boy and came from a wealthy family which helped him study at various renowned universities including Berlin and Oxford. by Logan Pearsall Smith (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

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By Logan Pearsall Smith. New York: Harcourt Brace & Co. $ Logan Pearsall Smith (18 October – 2 March ) was an American-born essayist and critic. Smith was born in Millville, New Jersey.

[1] He was the son of the prominent Quakers Robert Pearsall Smith and Hannah Whitall Smith and a descendant of James Logan, who was William Penn's secretary and the Chief Justice of Pennsylvania in the 18th century.

[2]. The Honourable Robert Gathorne-Hardy, FLS (31 July – 11 February ), known as Bob Gathorne-Hardy, was a British writer, botanist, and was educated at Eton College and Christ Church, Oxford.

Robert was the third of four sons of Gathorne Gathorne-Hardy, 3rd Earl of was for forty years a resident of Stanford Dingley in Berkshire.All trivia: Trivia, more trivia, afterthoughts, last words by Smith, Logan Pearsall and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Immediately download the Logan Pearsall Smith summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Logan Pearsall Smith.