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Leigh Hunts Examiner examined

Edmund Blunden

Leigh Hunts Examiner examined

comprising some account of that celebrated newspaper"s contents, &c., 1805-25, and selections by or concerning Leigh Hunt, Lamb, Keats, Shelley and Byron : illustrating the literary history of that time. for the most part previously unreprinted

by Edmund Blunden

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hunt, Leigh, -- 1784-1859.,
  • Examiner,
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edmund Blunden.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 263, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17403494M

    Leigh Hunt upset the authorities by pointing out on the front page of every edition of the Examiner that half the cost of the price was the result of the government's "tax on knowledge". In Leigh and John Hunt were arrested and charged with libel after publishing an article criticizing the Prince Regent. The puzzle of this book is that Hunt seems to have been a lovable man, although a jerk. He had nine children and a drunken wife, who lived in modest style (for a middle class family, they were far better off than a working man's family), although Hunt got through hundreds of pounds a year at a time when a skilled craftsman got about a pound a week/5(2).

    Leigh Hunt wrote his autobiography in at the age of He was an important and energetic, though frequently impoverished, man of letters. In early life he became the editor of the politically independent Examiner, a journal of literary and social criticism. An attack on the Prince Regent in saw him imprisoned, where he was visited by. Leigh Hunt upset the authorities by pointing out on the front page of every edition of the Examiner that half the cost of the price was the result of the government’s “tax on knowledge”. In Leigh and John Hunt were arrested and charged with libel after publishing an article criticizing the Prince Regent.

    Leigh Hunt has books on Goodreads with ratings. Leigh Hunt’s most popular book is Abou Ben Adhem. Leigh Hunt's "Examiner" Examined: Comprising Some Account of That Celebrated Newspaper's Contents, &C. and Selections, by or concerning Leigh Hunt, Lamb, Keats, Shelley and Byron, Illustrating the Literary History of That Time, for the Most Part Previously Unreprinted By Edmund Blunden Harper and Brothers,


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and Selections, Unknown Binding – 1 Jan. by Edmund Blunden (Author)Author: Edmund Blunden. Early history. While The Examiner was in the hands of John and Leigh Hunt, the sub-title was "A Sunday paper, on politics, domestic economy, and theatricals", and the newspaper devoted itself to providing independent reports on each of these areas.

It consistently published leading writers of the day, including Lord Byron, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Ceased publication: Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Leigh Hunt. Publication date Publisher Printed for H.L. Hunt Harvard University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb Pages: Leigh Hunt's Examiner examined;: Comprising some account of that celebrated newspaper's contents, &c.

and selections, by or concerning. for the most part previously unreprinted, Blunden, Edmund. Leigh Hunt's "Examiner" Examined: Comprising Some Account of That Celebrated Newspaper's Contents, &C. and Selections, by or concerning Leigh Hunt, Lamb, Keats, Shelley and Byron, Illustrating the Literary History of That Time, for the Most Part Previously Unreprinted By Edmund Blunden Harper & Brothers, The Examiner: A Weekly Paper on Politics, Literature, Music and the Fine Arts Full view - Get this from a library.

Leigh Hunt's. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as.

Leigh Hunt’s contributions to English literature, although downplayed for several decades, are now acknowledged by scholars as key to our understanding of the Romantic period.

He was not only a facilitator - in his support for the poetry of Shelley and Keats for example - but was also a major contributor in his own right to the literary and. Excerpt from The Examiner: Jan.

5, Tuesday, the body of a youth, genteelly dressed. Was't out of the Regent's Canal. He had been skaiting, when th gave way, and hexfell in,'in the presence of his companions, Were unable to render him assistance. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic : Leigh Hunt.

From toLeigh Hunt and Hazlitt wrote a series of essays in The Examiner that they titled "The Round Table". These essays were published in two volumes in in The Round Table.

Twelve of the 52 essays were written by Hunt, the rest by : James Henry Leigh Hunt, Octo. Leigh Hunt's 'examiner' examined: Comprising some account of that celebrated newspaper's contents, etc. and selections, by or concerning Leigh Hunt, Lamb, Keats, Shelley and Byron, illustr.

the literary history of that time, for the most part previously unreprinted. Leigh Hunt's "Examiner" examined: comprising some account of that celebrated newspaper's contents, & c.,and selections by or concerning Leigh Hunt, Lamb, Keats, Shelley, and Byron, illustrating the literary history of that time, for the most part previously unreprinted.

London: Cobden-Sanderson. MLA Citation. Blunden, Edmund. By Edmund Blunden. (Cobden-Sanderson. 15s.) Tun publication of these two volumes will do a great deal to reconstitute the character of Leigh Hunt. His excursions into Italian literature and classical criticism had left us with the impression of a dilettante and a hedonist.

We saw his quick and easy enthusiasms, graces of style, a certain floridity of judgment ; indeed, this was the Leig. Original watercolor portrait of Leigh Hunt done by Sir David Wilkie. Berg Collection. Happy th birthday to English poet, journalist, and literary critic Leigh Hunt, born this day in.

Though not often remembered for his own writings, Hunt had a Author: NYPL Staff. Leigh Hunt's "Examiner" examined; comprising some account of that celebrated newspaper's contents, &c.

and selections, by or concerning Leigh Hunt, Lamb, Keats, Shelley and Byron, illustrating the literary history of that time, for the most part previously unreprinted. Along with his brothers John and Robert, Leigh Hunt edited and published the Examiner, a liberal weekly that did much to improve the literary quality of English journalism and did more to rile the conservative government of his time.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Signature: [a]¹⁸, 26⁷ ℓℓ Edited by L. Hunt. Cf. Union list of serials A complete run of 26 weekly issues (v.

1, no.July 5 to Decem )--bound with a Pages: For the seventeen months of its existence Hunt wrote almost every word of the daily four folio pages.

In he published two distinctive prose works. The first was a distillation of his religious philosophy in a book of exercises and meditations titled Christianism: or, Belief and Unbelief Reconciled.During his years in Oxford, Blunden published extensively: several collections of poetry including Choice or Chance () and Shells by a Stream (), prose works on Charles Lamb; Edward Gibbon; Leigh Hunt; Percy Bysshe Shelley (Shelley: A Life Story); John Taylor; and Thomas Hardy; and a book about a game he loved, Cricket Country ().Children: seven.