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Sparkenbroke a tale of Piers Tenniel, Lord Sparkenbroke. by Charles Morgan

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Published by Macmillan .
Written in English

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Number of Pages553
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Lord Sparkenbroke is apparently based on Lord Byron, Shelley (one of several classical and literary names frequently dropped in the novel), and/or Pushkin. The heroine seems not to be based so much on a real woman as on those found in Victorian and Edwardian bodice-rippers. The view we are given of her veers sharply between flesh and goddess /5(4). Sparkenbroke is probably his most complex and challenging novel, a mystical, spiritual, and quasi-autobiographical work, one which ranges from the mundane to the ethereal. Nearly carried to the screen at one time. Please review scans. Ln. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. /5(4). * Sparkenbroke - Hard cover no D/J Handsome book MacMillan, First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth).Good Condition/No Dust Jacket-First Edition, printed in USA Stratford Press Inc New York published April first edition set up an electric typed copyright by author Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation. Genre/Form: English fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morgan, Charles, Sparkenbroke. New York, Macmillan, (OCoLC)

Charles Morgan has 34 books on Goodreads with ratings. Charles Morgan’s most popular book is Sparkenbroke. Get this from a library! Sparkenbroke. [Charles Morgan] 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 . We have obtained a copy of the first major American review of Sparkenbroke, in the New Yori Times Book Review of Ap It occupies the entire front page of the issue, with as illustration a portrait bust of CM by Gordon Alchin -- of which, and of whom, more later. I think it a finer book, a more mature book, than The Fountain. I am curious to see whether its history bears out the theory that the popularity of The Fountain was due to (a) its meditative, philosophical qualities; or (b) the love story, with the almost insidious appeal of a secret — to many, shameful — romance. If the first was true, Sparkenbroke should equal or surpass it in .

Charles Morgan. 26 likes. Honouring the English novelist, playwright and essayist Charles Morgan (); a meeting-place for lovers of his work. Cf ers: The story of Piers Tenniel, Lord Sparkenbroke, poet and man of letters, and his short, extraordinarily intense life and great love. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. THE SPARKENBROKE MOUND. 3: DERRYS WOOD 5: THE RECTORY Click to read more about Sparkenbroke by Charles Morgan. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5. I liked this better than anything Morgan has done in recent years, better, perhaps, than Sparkenbroke; though it is, in many ways, a less important book it is more readable. Morgan shows again his major weakness, a tendency to betray the pedant in himself, the philosopher, sometimes the casuist, as once again he poses a moral problem, allowing it to dominate the .