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2 edition of Digressions. found in the catalog.

Digressions.

Coleridge, Stephen

Digressions.

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Published by Mills & Boon in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR99 C65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152p.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15552152M

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A book that perfectly encapsulates the man himself. From the sublime to the ridiculous; from the profound to the downright dumb. The format is interesting, in keeping with Todd’s restless spirit, and it can be read as a chronological autobiography/5().

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The book's subtitle is "A Memoir with Digressions," but it might have been more accurately called "A Memoir of Digressions." Moody intersperses episodes from his childhood and his early 20s when he was institutionalized for mental problems that included paranoia, depression, and alcoholism with critical analyses of Nathaniel Hawthorne's.

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