Cover of: The warden of English | Jenny McMorris Read Online
Share

The warden of English the life of H.W. Fowler by Jenny McMorris

  • 160 Want to read
  • ·
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Fowler, H. W. 1858-1933,
  • Oxford University Press -- Biography,
  • English language -- Lexicography -- History -- 20th century,
  • Lexicographers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Grammarians -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Anglicists -- Great Britain -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-230) and index.

StatementJenny McMorris.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE64.F7 M38 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 242 p. :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3971129M
ISBN 100198662548
LC Control Number2001278532

Download The warden of English

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

CLARENCE RICHARD ENGLISH was born and raised in Menifee, AR. He attended South Western Christian College in Texas, before serving in the military. He s a veteran of the Illinois Department of Corrections and Cook County Jail with 33 years of service, in 5/5(1). The Warden centers on Mr. Harding, a clergyman of great personal integrity who is nevertheless in possession of an income from a charity far in excess of the sum devoted to the purposes of the foundation. On discovering this, young John Bold turns his reforming zeal to exposing what he regards as an abuse of privilege, despite the fact that he is in love with Mr. Harding's/5.   The Warden is a short book about a moral dilemma. An estate left years earlier for the benefit of a dozen poor men in Barchester gows rapidly as the town expands. The warden, a man appointed by the church sees the money rather than the poor men. A legal challenge is the backdrop to the moral dilemma faced by the Warden, a decent if naive man/5().   OK, “The Warden” by Anthony Trollope, published in , is one of the classics of English literature. Over the past century and a half, hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of readers have enjoyed Trollope’s humorous, poignant and sharp-eyed account of the travails of Rev. Septimus Harding, a minor clergyman in the (fictional) cathedral town of Barchester.

Barchester Towers is the second of six in the series known as Chronicles of Barsetshire. Narrator Timothy West brings life to the story, begun in The Warden, of Mr. Harding and his daughter chronicles the struggle for control of the English diocese of . Being a warden is tough work at the best of times. Keeping the tenuous peace between the five kingdoms of Fál is a difficult business, especially in a land of monsters and magic. Esben Berengar, the realm’s most feared warden, relies on his wits and his axe to deal with unscrupulous rulers, bloodthirsty outlaws, and the occasional witch. 8 rows    Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Author: Anthony Trollope, Nicholas Shrimpton. Shop the latest titles by Warden at Alibris including hardcovers, paperbacks, 1st editions, and audiobooks from thousands of sellers worldwide.

Warden definition, a person charged with the care or custody of persons, animals, or things; keeper. See more.   Anthony TROLLOPE The Warden is the first novel in Anthony Trollope's series known as the "Chronicles of Barsetshire", making fun of the Church of England of . German Translation of “warden” | The official Collins English-German Dictionary online. Over , German translations of English words and phrases. Warden definition: A warden is a person who is responsible for a particular place or thing, and for making | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.