|Statement||edited byJohn Drinkwater.|
|Contributions||Drinkwater, John, 1882-1937., Royal Society of Literature.|
Get this from a library! The old school: essays by divers hands. [Graham Greene;] -- Essays on their schools by W.H. Auden, H.E. Bates, Theodora Benson, Elizabeth. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. INDIAN INNOCENCE LTD. A CHILD OF THE FIVE WOUNDS. THE LAST WORD Other editions - View all. The Old School: Essays by Divers Hands Graham Greene Snippet view - Divers hands (or more rarely dyvers hands), is an archaic phrase used to refer to a project that has been contributed to by many is a word of Latin origin (diversus) that is still commonly used in modern French language; it literally means "many and varied".This usage of the word Divers can be found in the Bible and other older texts, but it is not commonly used in modern English. Essays by Divers Hands: Innovation in Contemporary Literature, being the transactions of the Royal Society of Literature, New Series: Volume XL. (Woodbridge, ). First edition, 8vo, (x), pp. John Betjeman's Library label to paste down. Cloth, d.w., a fine copy. A collection of 10 essays by Authors including Seamus Heaney and Robert Gittings.
Essays by divers hands: being the transactions of the Royal Society of Literature of the United Kingdom. MLA Citation. Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain). Essays by divers hands: being the transactions of the Royal Society of Literature of the United Kingdom Australian/Harvard Citation. Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain). Essays By Divers Hands: Vol. XXVI Summary. Essays By Divers Hands: Vol. XXVI by J. Bard (ed) pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with title plate to spine. Vol. XXVI. Firm binding to clean, lightly tanned pages with bright copy throughout. Moderate rub wear and markings to slightly bowed boards with sunning to spine and board Price: $ An intriguing look at the public school system at the beginning of the 20th Century by some great authors, including Greene himself, H.E Bates and W.H Auden Some essays are political, such as those by Harold Nicholson and Derek Vershoyle, while in most of them are interesting in terms of the various counties in England and the backdrop of the First World War Others, including a look at an /5(). Although he blames severely in his own book [Essays, i. ] those who, contrary to the opinion of Aristotle, marry before five-and-thirty, Montaigne did not wait for the period fixed by the philosopher of Stagyra, but in , in his thirty-third year, he espoused Francoise de Chassaigne, daughter of a councillor in the Parliament of Bordeaux.
Essays by Divers Hands: [G.P. (ed) Gooch] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : G.P. (ed) Gooch. Full text of "Essays by divers hands, being the transations of the Royal Society of Literature of the United Kingdom" See other formats. Get this from a library! Essays by divers hands: being the Transactions of the Royal Society of Literature, new series, volume XXXIX. [John Press]. Sir Michael de Courcy Fraser Holroyd CBE FRHistS FRSL (born 27 August ) is an English biographer. 1 Life and career. 6 External links. Life and career. Holroyd was born in London, the son of Basil de Courcy Fraser Holroyd (a descendant of the great-great-grandfather of John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of Sheffield) and his wife, Ulla Knutsson-Hall.