Letters of Horace Walpole (Volume 1)

Letters of Horace Walpole (Volume 1) (Paperback)

By Horace Walpole 
Publisher: General Books
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 0217855911
EAN: 9780217855914
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 80
Publish Date: 2012-1-13
Binding: Paperback
Sold by Ingram
Ships in 5 - 7 Days. ( FREE Shipping in India )
Ships to Restricted International (Books).

Other Editions

Edition Price Availability
Paperback 2009 R 1,400 In Stock.
Paperback 2009 R 1,452 In Stock.
Paperback 2012 R 1,594 In Stock.
Paperback 2010 R 1,600 In Stock.
Paperback 2012 R 1,613 In Stock.
Paperback 2012 R 1,613 In Stock.
Paperback 2010 R 1,626 In Stock.
Paperback 2010 R 1,632 In Stock.
Paperback 2008 R 1,661 In Stock.
Paperback 2010 R 2,046 In Stock.
Paperback 2010 R 2,059 In Stock.
Paperback 2008 R 2,131 In Stock.
Paperback 2012 R 2,191 In Stock.
Hardcover 2009 R 2,191 In Stock.
Hardcover 2008 R 2,332 In Stock.
Hardcover 2009 R 2,474 In Stock.
Hardcover 2009 R 2,474 In Stock.
Hardcover 2008 R 2,615 In Stock.

Description

Purchase of this book includes free trial access to www.million-books.com where you can read more than a million books for free. This is an OCR edition with typos. Excerpt from book: and England. The figure of the dead man who spoke at his burial, contains all the strongest and horridest ideas, of ghastliness, hypocrisy discovered, and the height of damnation, pain and cursing. A Benedictine monk, who was there at the same time, said to me of this picture: Cest une fable, mais on la croyoit autrefois, Another, who showed me relics in one of their churches, expressed as much ridicule for them. The pictures I have been speaking of are ill preserved, and some of the finest heads defaced, which was done at first by a rival of Le Sceur's. Adieu dear West, take care of your health; and some time or other we will talk over all these things with more pleasure than I have had in seeing them. Yours ever. THE CARNIVAL?THE FLORENTINES CIVIL, GOOD- NA TURED, AND FOND OF THE ENGLISH?A CURIOUS CHALLENGE. To Richard West, Esq. Florence, February 27, 1740, N.S. Well, West, I have found a little unmasqued moment to write to you; but for this week past I have been so muffled up in my domino, that I have not had the command of my elbows. But what have you been doing all the mornings ? Could you not write then No, then I was masqued too; I have done nothing but slip out of my domino into bed, and out of bed into my domino. The end of the Carnival is frantic, bacchanalian; all the morn one makes parties in masque to the shops and coffee-houses, and all the evening to the operas and balls. Then I have danced, good gods I Jww have I danced The Italians are fond to a degree of our country dances: Cold and raw they only know by the tune; Blowzybella is almost Italian, and Buttered peas is Pizelii al buro. There are but three days more; but the two last are to have balls all the morning at the fine unfinished palace of the Strozzi; and the Tuesday night a ma...
show moreless

Specification

Title: Letters of Horace Walpole (Volume 1)
Publisher: General Books
Author: Horace Walpole
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 0217855911
EAN: 9780217855914
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 80
Publish Date: 2012-1-13
Binding: Paperback

Disclaimer

  • The book summary and image may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
  • Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily buy book.
  • These books are NOT available for reading online or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
  • Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.
  • www.infibeam.com/Books is the biggest online bookstore in India for sale of books at best price - fiction, literature, audiobooks, study guides, novels, story books, rare books, textbooks and books by popular authors. These are available in various editions and bindings e.g. paperback and at best discount.

Where is my Order/ Shipment?

Great Value

Safe Payment

Shop With
Confidence

24/7 Help Center

Free & Easy Return

Get Discounts & Offers
Stay Connected
Copyright © 2007-2016 Infibeam.com and Affiliates