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Sir Thomas Browne: 'A Man of Achievement in Literature'

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Sir Thomas Browne: 'A Man of Achievement in Literature' - Bennett, Joan
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This book is a study of Sir Thomas Browne and his work as a whole: of the thinker as he appears in the context of contemporary prejudice on the one hand and the growth of science and scepticism on the other: of the rational man who was at the same time deeply religious, capable of 'being in uncertainties' in a dogmatic age. From this appreciation of Browne's personality, Mrs Bennett leads us to a fresh understanding of his writings. She examines each work in detail, with commentary and quotation where these seem needed. ...

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Sir Thomas Browne: 'A Man of Achievement in Literature' 2010, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521148238

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Sir Thomas Browne: 'A Man of Achievement in Literature' 1962, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521041591

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