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Masson, David 1822-1907

Overview
Works: 437 works in 1,569 publications in 1 language and 13,640 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Bibliography  Sources  Portraits 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Other, Author of introduction, Annotator
Classifications: PR4534, B
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The poetical works of John Milton by John Milton ( Book )
122 editions published between 1863 and 2001 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life of the author. Paradise Lost, books 1 - 12. Paradise Regained, Books 1 - 4 + Samson Agonistes, Comus, L'Allegro, Il Penseroso, Arcades, Lycidas. Poems on Several Occasions. Sonnets. Translations
De Quincey by David Masson ( Book )
89 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1881, this volume of the English Men of Letters series was written by a man who had been both friend and editor to Thomas De Quincey. As such, it is an indispensable resource for anyone interested in the life of one of Victorian England's most unusual writers, the author of Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821)
The life of John Milton: narrated in connexion with the political, ecclesiastical, and literary history of his time by David Masson ( Book )
69 editions published between 1871 and 2008 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected writings of Thomas De Quincey by Thomas De Quincey ( Book )
38 editions published between 1889 and 2006 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drummond of Hawthornden : the story of his life and writings by David Masson ( Book )
21 editions published between 1873 and 1969 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wordsworth, Shelley, Keats; and other essays by David Masson ( Book )
27 editions published between 1874 and 1977 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British novelists and their styles; being a critical sketch of the history of British prose fiction by David Masson ( Book )
38 editions published between 1859 and 2007 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The three devils: Luther's, Milton's, and Goethe's by David Masson ( Book )
22 editions published between 1844 and 2011 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Macmillan's magazine ( )
in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The miscellaneous works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B. Containing all his essays and poems ; with an account of the life and writings of the author by Oliver Goldsmith ( Book )
36 editions published between 1867 and 1933 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recent British philosophy: a review, with criticisms; including some comments on Mr. Mill's answer to Sir William Hamilton by David Masson ( Book )
33 editions published between 1865 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is a historical review of British philosophy from 1835-1865" (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2008 APA, all rights reserved)
The quarrel between the Earl of Manchester and Oliver Cromwell: an episode of the English Civil War by David Masson ( Book )
24 editions published between 1875 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare personally by David Masson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1914 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays biographical and critical: chiefly on English poets by David Masson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1856 and 1980 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chatterton: a story of the year 1770 by David Masson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1874 and 1987 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memories of London in the 'forties, ' by David Masson ( Book )
7 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chatterton : a biography by David Masson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1899 and 1901 in English and Undetermined and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carlyle, personally and in his writings : two Edinburgh lectures by David Masson ( Book )
13 editions published between 1885 and 2010 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edinburgh sketches & memories by David Masson ( Book )
7 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confessions of an English opium-eater being an extract from the life of a scholar by Thomas De Quincey ( Book )
13 editions published between 1856 and 1930 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once upon a time, opium (the main ingredient of heroine) was easily available over the chemist's counter. The secret of happiness, about which philosophers have disputed for so many ages, could be bought for a penny, and carried in the waistcoat pocket: portable ecstasies could be corked up in a pint bottle. Paradise? So thought Thomas de Quincey, but he soon discovered that 'nobody will laugh long who deals much with opium'
 
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