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writings of A. Edward Newton

George H. Sargent

writings of A. Edward Newton

a bibliography

by George H. Sargent

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Published by Rosenbach Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Newton, A. Edward 1864-1940 -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George H. Sargent ; with cogitations by Christopher Morley.
    GenreBibliography.
    ContributionsMorley, Christopher, 1890-1957., Ulizio, B. George, donor., A. Edward Newton Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ8622.7 .S24
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 52 p. :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6709920M
    LC Control Number28000483

    Pope, Alexander, Online books by this author are available. See also what's at Wikipedia, your library, (Daylesford, Berwyn P.O., Pa.: A. Edward Newton, ), by A. Edward Newton (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq.; faithfully collected from authentic authors. Alfred Edward Newton (–) was an American author, publisher, and avid book is best known for his book Amenities of Book Collecting () which sold o copies. At the time of his death, it was estimated that he had approximat books in his collection, focusing on English and American literary works, the major part of which were auctioned by Parke-Bernet.

      A. Edward Newton’s writings captivated Genevieve Earle like so many others and soon she was busy collecting his works. She details her pursuits and the trials and tribulations that followed. She writes, “[Newton’s] books exhale a delight more violent and contagious than those of any other writers about books—they are the greatest menace. Alfred Edward Newton (): Pennsylvania's ardent bibliophile and author Alfred Edward Newton was the leading authority on book collecting in the first half of the 20th century. Although Newton owned an electrical business in Philadelphia, he spent most of his adult life collecting first editions, manuscripts, and ephemera.

    Even when reading is impossible, the presence of books acquired (by passionate devotion to them) produces such an ecstasy that the buying of more books than one can peradventure read is nothing less than the soul reaching towards infinity we cherish books even if unread, their mere presence exudes comfort, their ready access, reassurance. Alfred Edward Newton () is primarily remembered as one of the great book collectors of North America and the library at Oak Knoll, his estate in Daylesford, was one of the finest. He began collecting books as a young boy and his later writings about book .


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Writing on end pages. Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing, Creasing, Clipped. Book Condition-good/ very good. Boards are blue split In Color.

Boards have some light Wear- edge wear, light Bumping/Fraying to spine/corners, Fading, soiling,Rubbing; Book is Shaken and Cracked.Philadelphia: A. Edward Newton, tall 12mo. blue paper wrappers, cord-tied. 38 pages and with a frontispiece portrait of Trollope.

First edition. Contains a check list of the writings .A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.