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Published by D. Nutt in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • England -- Social life and customs -- 17th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEdited for the first time from the author"s autograph manuscript in the British Museum, with introd., notes, and index, by Karl D. Bülbring
ContributionsBülbring, Karl D. (Karl Daniel), 1863-1917
The Physical Object
Paginationlxxxiv, 295 p.
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24173069M
OCLC/WorldCa3118101

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Miner traces the concept of manliness from the jousting fields of the 12th century to the decks of the Titanic. The three masculine archetypes that emerge, the warrior, the lover, and the monk, combine in the character of the "compleat gentleman". This modern knight cultivates a martial spirit in defense of the true and the beautiful. : The compleat English gentleman (): Daniel Defoe: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Whole Foods.   The compleat English gentleman.: Edited for the first time from the author's autograph MS. in the British Museum, with introd., notes, and index by Karl D. Bülbring.   The compleat English gentleman. Edited for the first time from the author's autograph MS. in the British Museum, with introd., notes, and index by Karl D. Bülbring Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This :

defoe's " compleat english gentleman."* THIS treatise was written in , and is one of Defoe's last works. It appears now for the first time in print, admirably edited by a German scholar, who dates his preface from Voerde, in Westphalia. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Defoe, Daniel, ? Compleat English gentleman. [Folcroft, Pa.]: Folcroft Library Editions, Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Podcasts. Featured Full text of "The compleat English gentleman" See other formats. The compleat English gentleman / by Daniel Defoe ; edited for the first time from the author's autograph manuscript in the British Museum, with introduction.

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