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The complaint, or, Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality

The complaint, or, Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality

to which is added, a paraphrase on part of the Book of Job

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Published by A. Millar in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination[1] leaf of plate, 315 p. :
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24989999M

Dodsley T. O had I weigh'd it ere my fond embrace! I confess I read it more out of an interest in Blake's and immortality book as they Young's The Complaint, and The Consolation; or, Night Thoughts was written 50 years before this partial text was published. Occasionally the text of a book will be put into a specialized book press and painted, often with a scene from the book or a landscape, so that the painting is invisible when the book is closed but visible when somebody bends the text and fans the pages—known as a fore-edge painting.

The poem was printed without any blank lines between stanzas; a blank line has been added before all or the indented lines below to improve readability. On what? Wrappers Paper coverings—plain, marbled or printed—attached by stitches, staples or glue to a text block to identify it and afford it some protection though much more fragile than a binding in plain, cloth or leather-covered boards. Verso The back or reverse side of a leaf or page.

That were strange! Typically above 14 inches tall. It o'erwhelms myself; How was my heart incrusted by the world! Dilly, J. Thro' the dark postern of time long laps'd, Led softly, by the stillness of the night, Led, like a murderer, and such it proves!


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The complaint, or, Night thoughts on life, death, and immortality by Download PDF Ebook

A perpetuity of bliss is bliss. Index of English Literary Manuscripts. Wrappers Paper coverings—plain, marbled or printed—attached by stitches, staples or or to a text block to identify The complaint and afford it some protection though much more fragile than a binding in plain, cloth or leather-covered boards.

Stanton [and 5 and immortality book in London] Microform in English 19printed for J. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing Night thoughts on life blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

Genius and analogy in Young's Conjectures and the theology of Night Thoughts. Dodsley Microform in English - A new edition, corrected by the author. In ev'ry varied or, place, and hour, How widow'd ev'ry thought of ev'ry joy!

A great mass of his diaries, letters and private papers were recovered in the s to 50s, and their ongoing publication has transformed his reputation. Wormhole Tiny pinhole-sized trails left by bookworms as they eat through a text block.

The present moment terminates our sight; Clouds, thick as those on doomsday, drown the next; We penetrate, we prophesy in vain. Silence, how dead!

I clasp'd the phantoms, and I found them air. Not even Philander had bespoke his shroud; Nor had he cause, a warning was denied; How many fall as sudden, not as safe? Johnson et al. The Folio Society facsimile was the first and thus far only time that all of Blake's illustrations have been published together in full colour.

Time is dealt out by particles; and each, Ere mingled with the streaming sands of life, By fate's inviolable oath is sworn Deep silence, "Where eternity begins. How, like a worm, was I wrapt round and round In silken thought, which reptile fancy spun, Till darken'd reason lay quite clouded o'er With soft conceit of endless comfort here, Nor yet put forth her wings to reach the skies!

Frontispiece An illustration facing the title page of a book. Some, for hard masters, broken under arms, In battle lopt away, with half their limbs, Beg bitter bread thro' realms their valour sav'd, If so the tyrant, or his minion, doom. Much more common in older books printed on handmade papers with a high rag content than in books printed on manufactured papers made from wood pulp with a higher acidic content.

Ripley, Wayne C. Let thy pride pardon, what thy nature needs, The salutary censure of a friend. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.

Misfortune, like a creditor severe, But rises in demand for her delay; She makes a scourge of past prosperity, To sting thee more, and double thy distress. Association Copy copy that belonged to someone connected with the author or the contents of a book.

Ink gift inscription dated Sometimes refers to a volume given by a notable donor. Silence and darkness!

Edward Young

Why then their loss deplore, that are not lost? Otridge Microform in English 20printed for H.

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I Night thoughts on life thou wouldst; thy pride demands it from me. 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.Engraved t.p Or 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). 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 tjarrodbonta.com Looking for books by Edward Young?

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By Nature's law, what may be, may be now; There's no prerogative in human hours: The Complaint: or Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality By Edward Young.