Descripción de editorial

The Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table (1858) is a collection of essays written by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. The essays take the form of a chiefly one-sided dialogue between the unnamed Author and the other residents of a New England boarding house who are known only by their profession, location at the table or other defining characteristics. The topics discussed range from an essay on the unexpected benefits of old age to the finest place to site a dwelling and comments on the nature of conversation itself. The tone of the book is distinctly Yankee and takes a seriocomic approach to the subject matter.

GÉNERO
Ficción y literatura
PUBLICADO
1894
octubre 7
LENGUAJE
EN
Inglés
EXTENSIÓN
376
Páginas
EDITORIAL
Public Domain
VENDEDOR
Public Domain
TAMAÑO
235.1
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