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Published by Mayer & Müller in Berlin .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

SeriesPalaestra,, LXVI, Palaestra ;, Bd. 66.
ContributionsZippel, Otto, 1882-1917, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPD25 .P3 no. 66
The Physical Object
Paginationxl, 338 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7001718M
LC Control Number08030926
OCLC/WorldCa30890257

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The Genres of Thomson's The Seasons brings together contributions examining the different generic modes and discourses in Thomson's descriptive long poem. It aims to provide a better understanding of the generic remit of The Seasons and of the transformation of poetic genres in the eighteenth century in . Page 38 - And thus their moments fly. The Seasons thus, As ceaseless round a jarring world they roll, Still find them happy; and consenting SPRING Sheds her own rosy garland on their heads: Till evening comes at last, serene and mild; When after the long vernal day of life, Enamour'd more, as more remembrance swells With many a proof of recollected love, Together down they sink in social sleep.   : The Seasons: and Castle of Indolence.: Small 8vo, x mms., pp. [iv], , including half-title, additional engraved title-page, contemporary prize calf, spine ornately gilt in compartments, morocco label, gilt decoration on each cover, with prize inscription ("Hoc ingenii feliciter exculti proemium donaverunt academiae edinensis curatores"); front cover detached, rear. Complete summary of James Thomson's The Seasons. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Seasons.