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Meditations among the tombs

Meditations among the tombs

tending to reform the vices of the age, and to promote evangelical holiness

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Published by Printed by Samuel Goss for Josiah Parks in Montpelier [Vt.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Devotional literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Hervey.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 20329.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17714276M

    "Apostle: Travels Among the Tombs of the Twelve" is a book that is extremely engrossing, exceptionally literary, frequently witty, and ultimately disappointing. The author, Tom Bissell, is a writer who has published articles in numerous literary magazines and who has authored several books, many of which relate to travel/5.   Abstract. James Hervey’s Meditations among the Tombs () was published at the height of the literary taste for mortuary sentimentalism. A prose counterpart to contemporary ‘graveyard poetry’, feeling was central to its brand of religious by: 1.

    Summary. The opening section of Meditations serves as both an introduction to the philosophical and ethical orientations of the author and a dedication/acknowledgments passage. The first sentence reads, "From my grandfather Verus I learned good morals and the government of my temper." Subsequent paragraphs continue in kind, naming his influences and then stating . Meditations and contemplations: containing meditations among the tombs, reflections on a flower garden, a descant on creation, contemplations on the night, contemplations on the starry heavens, and a winter-piece / by James Hervey. To which are prefixed, Memoirs of the author by Hervey, James () Seller MW Books Ltd. Published

    Leather at spine is cracked and chipped. Interior all readable tho browned and foxed. pp. Hervey was a minister in Northamptonshire, England. Contains his meditations among the tombs, reflections on a flower garden and descant upon creation, on the night, on the starry heavens, a winter piece--together with life of the Range: $16 - $ Dublin: Printed by T. Dyton, The Twentieth Edition. Leatherbound. Good. xxiii, , vi, [11], , [10], p. 18 cm. Full leather. Spine ends a bit Book Edition: The Twentieth Edition.


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Artwork page for ‘Epitome of James Hervey’s ‘Meditations among the Tombs’’, William Blake, c–5 James Hervey () was a writer of devotional texts. His popular Meditations Among the Tombs was published in and it was often reprinted.

The subject of the book is death, and the author dwells particularly on the grief caused by early death, and on the. Excerpt from Greenwood, an Elegy: Meditations Among the Tombs My dear companion and my loveliest friend. Intent my thoughts upon the expected shore, Careless we pass where oft we've passed before.

Till at the gate, 0 sacred spot. We stand Where sister hills stand on either : Daniel Pelton. Meditations among the tombs. In a letter to a lady. By James Hervey, A.B. Paperback – by James Hervey (Author) See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ Author: James Hervey.

James Hervey has 86 books on Goodreads with 30 ratings. James Hervey’s most popular book is Meditations Among The Tombs: In A Letter To A Lady (). Contains Meditations among the tombs, Reflections of a frlower garden, Descant on Creation, Contemplations of the night, Contemplations of the Starry Heavens, and a Winters Piece.

also The Life of the author and a Sermon of his Death. Meditations and contemplations among the tombs. by: Hervey, James, Published: () Meditations among the tombs tending Meditations among the tombs book reform the vices of the age, and to promote evangelical holiness / by: Hervey, James, Published: () Meditations among the.

Meditations Among the Tombs. In a Letter to a Lady Author: James Hervey Publisher: N.A ISBN: N.A brings to life the people who lived and died at Deir el-Medina over three thousand years ago--the workers who built the tombs of the pharaohs in the nearby Valley of the Kings.

Bierbrier draws on the thousands of documents, letters, literary. Meditations (Medieval Greek: Τὰ εἰς ἑαυτόν, romanized: Ta eis heauton, literally "things to one's self") is a series of personal writings by Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor from to AD, recording his private notes to himself and ideas on Stoic philosophy.

Marcus Aurelius wrote the 12 books of the Meditations in Koine Greek as a source for his own guidance and self Author: Marcus Aurelius.

(2) Meditations among the Tombs was published fifteen times in London in the eighteenth century, and Hervey's collected Meditations and Contemplations (), which included this individual tract, was also a bestseller. By the century's end, the collected Meditations had reached twenty-six editions.

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You can write one. the first minute of Funerals for Kings Unknown is taken from the movie Subspecies (). MODERN MEDITATIONS AMONG THE TOMBS* ONCE reverend upon doctor a time in of the divinity, dismal Hervey eighteenth by name, century, browsed a certain in reverend doctor of divinity, Hervey by name, browsed in his churchyard, and wrote a book long popular with the.

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Hervey had a lasting impact on art through William Blake, who was an admirer of his. Blake painted Epitome of James Hervey's Meditations among Alma mater: Lincoln College. Meditations and contemplations: containing meditations among the tombs. containing meditations among the tombs. by Hervey, James, Publication date Topics Meditations, Christian life Publisher Bungay: Brightly and Childs Collection Princeton; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Princeton Pages: Author: M.

Bierbrier; Publisher: American Univ in Cairo Press ISBN: Category: Social Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This fascinating study brings to life the people who lived and died at Deir el-Medina over three thousand years ago--the workers who built the tombs of the pharaohs in the nearby Valley of the Kings.

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View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Meditations Among The Tombs on Discogs/5(4). Book 1 is an extended shout-out to the people who shaped Marcus in some way, while Book 3 lays down some of Marcus's foundational ideas, taken from his favorite Stoic philosophers.

Book 6 addresses duty, among other things, and Book 8 represents a time of reflection and regret in Marcus's life, when he realizes he will never be a real philosopher.Thomas Rowlandson. Meditation among the Tombs. One of 37 erotic prints bound in a volume under the title Rowlandson Erotiques, mids.

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