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The professor at the breakfast table

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

The professor at the breakfast table

with the story of Iris

by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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Published by Ticknor and Fields in Boston .
Written in English


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StatementOliver W. Holmes
The Physical Object
Pagination410 p.
Number of Pages410
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Open LibraryOL23770503M

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The book remains worthwhile, however, because whether you agree or disagree with a particular point, Holmes makes you stop and consider. The book is best enjoyed in small doses, to give one time to reflect on what Holmes uses the atmosphere of a boarding-house breakfast table and the personalities of its boarders to drive his essays on morality /5.

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A quarter of a century later the Preface ofwhich the reader has just had laid before him, was written. There is no mark of worry, I think, in that. Old opponents had come up and shaken hands with the author. Item # HOLMES, Oliver Wendell.

THE PROFESSOR AT THE BREAKFAST TABLE; with the Story of Iris. Boston: Ticknor and Fields. First trade edition. 8vo. 4, pp. Original brown diapered cloth. Inner front hinge is starting, contemporary bookplate, else a fine copy with just a hint of rubbing housed in a lovely custom half morrocco slipcase and three panel folding : Oliver Wendell HOLMES.

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Oliver Wendell Holmes (/ h oʊ m z /; Aug – October 7, ) was an American physician, poet, and polymath based in Boston. A member of the Fireside Poets, he was acclaimed by his peers as one of the best writers of the most famous prose works are the "Breakfast-Table" series, which began with The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table ().Born: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Aug.

In order to continue interest in a second volume, this book is much more aggressive in tone and thought. It questions aspects of religion, for which an apologia appears in the preface. The essays demonstrate Yankee Ingenuity – or, the self reliance displayed by early colonial settlers.

The Professor At the Breakfast Table. Embed Copy and. The Professor at the Breakfast-Table In order to continue interest in a second volume, this book is much more aggressive in tone and thought. It questions aspects of religion, for which an apologia appears in the preface.

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As lecturer, poet, novelist, biographer, and, most of all, perhaps, as the author of The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table and, later, The Professor at the Breakfast-Table () and The Poet at the.

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In this volume we publish The Professor at the Breakfast Table, a great example of the series. His writing style was often humorous and conversational and often reflected his native Boston area. Holmes retired from Harvard in but continued to write poetry, novels and essays until his /5(2).

Full text of "The Professor at the Breakfast Table" See other formats. PROFESSOR AT BREAKFAST TABLE *** Produced by David Widger. THE PROFESSOR AT THE BREAKFAST TABLE by Oliver Wendell Holmes. PREFACE TO REVISED EDITION. The reader of to-day will not forget, I trust, that it is nearly a quarter of a century since these papers were written.

Statements which were true then are not necessarily true now. A Note on the Text. The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table was printed in monthly installments, beginning with the first issue of Atlantic Monthly magazine, November,until October, Then it was issued in book form, with many editions, including notes by the author.

As Holmes explains in the "Autobiography", he had first sketched the Autocrat in essays in New-England Magazine, November. Later volumesThe Professor at the Breakfast-Table (), The Poet at the Breakfast-Table (), and Over the Teacups ()extend the autocrat's delightfully egotistical talks, mainly of Boston and New England, in which Holmes was, by turns, brilliantly witty and extremely serious.

The professor at the breakfast table; with the story of Iris FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM. Original pebbled brown cloth, decorated in blind. Aside from a loose gathering, a lovely copy, with a clean binding and interior.

First edition in book form. With the rare double imprint. This work first appeared serially in The Atlantic Monthly. [The Professor talks with the Reader. He tells a Young Girl's Story.] When the elements that went to the making of the first man, father of mankind, had been withdrawn from the world of unconscious matter, the balance of creation was disturbed.

Manchester: George Routledge Combined volume of Holmes' Breakfast table essays - The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table; The Professor at the Breakfast Table and The Poet at the Breakfast Table. Introduction by George Augustus Sala.

No in Routledge's standard series of two-shilling books. Blue covers with gilt lettering and decoration on the spine. Oliver Wendell Holmes ( – ) Oliver Wendell Holmes is the author of books such as The Autocrat Of the Breakfast-Table. Books by Oliver Wendell Holmes. THE BREAKFAST TABLE SERIES: THE PROFESSOR AT THE BREAKFAST TABLE, THE POET AT THE BREAKFAST TABLE, THE AUTOCRAT AT THE BREAKFAST TABLE AND OVER THE TEACUP.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, Early Edition. Hardcover. Item # Very Good in boards. Some shelf wear to crowns and heels of spines, light soiling to boards.

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Courtesy of Project Gutenberg: As the autocrat, or ruler, of the communal table, Holmes converses with his fellow boarders, including the Landlady, the Professor, the Divinity Student, and the Schoolmistress.

A vivid record of the era when Boston was the hub of America's intellectual and cultural scene, this book also offers timeless observations that range from the nature. She is an A. D. White Professor at Large at Cornell University and a Professor of Creative Writing at Emory University.

Saturday, February 1, a.m. – noon Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel Aliceanna Street Admission: $60 per person; Table of 10, $ Book sales provided by MahoganyBooks.The essays were collected as a book of the same name in and became the author's most enduring work, selling ten thousand copies in three sequel, The Professor at the Breakfast-Table, was released shortly after beginning in serialized installments in January As the autocrat, or ruler, of the communal table, Holmes converses with his fellow boarders, including the Landlady, the Professor, the Divinity Student, and the Schoolmistress.

A vivid record of the era when Boston was the hub of America's intellectual and cultural scene, this book also offers timeless observations that range from the nature /5(8).