Edinburgh: william paterson, nd (ca 1883, from second preface) hard bound, leather-backed marbled boards (half leather), five raised spine bands, 'holmes' works' label top of spine, and green spine label with title (at mid-point of spine). Holmes, oliver wendell, et al boylston prize dissertations for 1836 perkins and marvin, boston (1836) a romance of destiny 2 volumes 4 printings january. Oliver wendell holmes—the noted nineteenth-century physician, writer, and inventor of the holmesian stereoscope, the most popular handheld 3d viewing device of the century—is a crucial player in the early history of three-dimensional photography and, by extension, an important theorist of enchantment. Online shopping from a great selection at books store. 1884 elsie venner,a romance of destiny by oliver wendell holmes,rattlesnake bite see more like this.
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In calling this narrative a romance, the author wishes to make sure of being indulged in the common privileges of the poetic license through all the disguise of fiction a grave scientific doctrine may be detected lying beneath some of the delineations of character. According to shelden, the romance between melville and morewood was not entirely a secret in pittsfield, especially in the case of their mutual friend, oliver wendell holmes sr, whose novel elsie venner (1861) was associated in berkshire legend with sarah morewood. Book digitized by google from the library of harvard university and uploaded to the internet archive by user tpb. Full textelsie venner: a romance of destiny is an 1861 novel by american author and physician oliver wendell holmes, sr later dubbed the first of his medicated novels, it tells the story of a neurotic young woman whose mother was.
Get this from a library elsie venner --a romance of destiny [oliver wendell holmes. Holmes, oliver wendell elsie venner: a romance of destiny boston: ticknor and fields, 1861 12mo, two volumes: pp [i-ix] x [xi] xii  14-288 [i-iii] iv  6-312 + 16-page publisher's catalogue dated august, 1861 inserted at rear of volume two, flyleaves at front and rear of both volumes, original decorated brown cloth, front and rear panels stamped in blind, spine panels stamped in. Title elsie venner --a romance of destiny, contributor names holmes, oliver wendell, 1809-1894 created / published. Elsie venner a romance of destiny by oliver wendell holmes vol 2 of 2 elsie venner a romance of destiny by oliver wendell holmes volume 2 of 2 download read. Oliver wendell holmes this button opens a dialog that displays additional images for this product with the option to zoom in or out tell us if something is incorrect.
Buy online, view images and see past prices for 2v oliver wendell holmes elsie venner a romance of destiny 1861 author-signed first edition medical novel american literature decorative binding. Elsie venner : a romance of destiny by holmes, oliver wendell, sr - $1,69991 pasht akhti/ helen oliver cultus sabbati orig art pointellist 2 drawing xoanon. Title elsie venner, a romance of destiny, contributor names holmes, oliver wendell, 1809-1894 created / published. Oliver wendell holmes sr was a physician by profession but achieved fame as a writer he was one of the best regarded american poets of the 19th century although mainly known as a poet, holmes wrote numerous medical treatises, essays, novels, memoirs and table-talk books.
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1884 three book collection of oliver wendell holmes sr and a twenty-third edition of elsie venner- a romance of destiny these were published in 1884 in boston.