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The major works [of] Sir Thomas Browne

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Sir Thomas Browne (1605-82) was a writer of breathtaking range and learning, whose works demonstrate a warm and humorous view of human nature. Religio Medici is a fascinating, witty and intimate exploration of his views on faith and tolerance, while substantial selections from Pseudodoxia Epidemica display Browne's breadth of knowledge and omnivorous curiosity in his account of common errors in a startling array of subjects including sciences, history, literature and philosophy. Hydriotaphia or 'Urn Buriall' is an intriguing meditation on death and the desire for immortality, The Garden of Cyrus considers the mysterious order to be found in nature, and A Letter to a Friend and the aphoristic Christian Morals provide profound spiritual guidance to readers.

Penguin books 1977. Pages lightly tanned. Majority of binding tight with exception of one page

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Author(s):
Browne, Sir Thomas
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Fair
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Paperback
ISBN-10:
0140431098
ISBN-13:
9780140431094
Publisher:
Penguin
Title:
The major works [of] Sir Thomas Browne

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Sir Thomas Browne (1605-82) was a writer of breathtaking range and learning, whose works demonstrate a warm and humorous view of human nature. Religio Medici is a fascinating, witty and intimate exploration of his views on faith and tolerance, while substantial selections from Pseudodoxia Epidemica display Browne's breadth of knowledge and omnivorous curiosity in his account of common errors in a startling array of subjects including sciences, history, literature and philosophy. Hydriotaphia or 'Urn Buriall' is an intriguing meditation on death and the desire for immortality, The Garden of Cyrus considers the mysterious order to be found in nature, and A Letter to a Friend and the aphoristic Christian Morals provide profound spiritual guidance to readers.

Penguin books 1977. Pages lightly tanned. Majority of binding tight with exception of one page

Author(s):
Browne, Sir Thomas
Condition:
Fair
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0140431098
ISBN-13:
9780140431094
Publisher:
Penguin
Title:
The major works [of] Sir Thomas Browne

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