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autocrat of the breakfast-table

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

autocrat of the breakfast-table

by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English


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Statementwith an introduction by Richard Burton.
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Open LibraryOL13723216M

The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table Author (HOLMES, Oliver Wendell) Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover In book collecting, the first . Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A three volume set of the work of Oliver Wendell Holmes's 'Breakfast Series', illustrated throughout. The 'Breakfast Series' by Oliver Wendell Holmes. 'The Autocrat of the .

The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table By Oliver Wendell Holmes Introduction , , [ILLUSTRATION: Introduction half-title] OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, one of the most vigorous and . The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table, by Oliver Wendell Holmes (read 5 Dec ) I began reading this on Dec 2, On Dec. 3 I said: "Read most of the day in Autocrat. At first I was terribly bored /5(8).

The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. .   Two articles entitled "The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table" will be found in the "New England Magazine," formerly published in Boston by J. T. and E. Buckingham. The date of the first of Pages:


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The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table () is a collection of essays written by Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. The essays were originally published in The Atlantic Monthly in and before being collected in book form.

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If you get greedy and consume too much of it at once, you'll be turned off the taste for a month/5. The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table: by Oliver Wendell Holmes and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Originally published inThe Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table is a series of personal essays ostensibly recounting the boarding-house breakfast-table conversation of ³the Autocrat² and his table /5(15).

This collection, The Autocrat of the Breakfast - Table, made its initial appearance in the first issues of the Atlantic Monthly and was largely responsible for that magazine's early success. inventory #. The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table is a demonstration of New England civility in the s.

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THE AUTOCRAT’S AUTOBIOGRAPHY. The interruption referred to in the first sentence of the first of these papers was just a quarter of a century in duration. Two articles entitled “The Autocrat of the. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

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