The works of Sir Thomas Browne. by Thomas Browne

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StatementEd. by Simon Wilkin.
ContributionsWilkin, Simon, 1790-1862, ed.
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LC ClassificationsPR3327 .A18 1852
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Pagination3 v.
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Open LibraryOL6544260M
LC Control Number12014830
OCLC/WorldCa421817

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Sir Thomas Browne, (born Oct. 19,London—died Oct. 19,Norwich, Norfolk, Eng.), English physician and author, best known for his book of reflections, Religio Medici. After studying at Winchester and Oxford, Browne probably was an assistant to a doctor near Oxford.

After taking his M.D. at Leiden inhe practiced at Shibden Hall near Halifax, in Yorkshire, fromuntil. O books & works on all major devices Get ALL YOU CAN for FREE for 30 days.

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Thomas Browne was born in London on 19 October, After graduating M.A. from Broadgates Hall, Oxford (), he studied medicine privately and worked as an assistant to an Oxford doctor.

He then attended the Universities of Montpellier and Padua, and in he was graduated M.D. at Leiden. Internet Archive BookReader The works of Sir Thomas Browne.

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Book Excerpt: Pythagoras would observe an absurdity in the consequence of his Metempsychosis; and therefore did not mean it literally, but desired only to express the Soul to be immortal, which he, and the other Philosophers that were of that opinion, who had not heard of Creation, could not conceive, unless it must be taken for truth, that the.

The Works include the Religio Medici, Pseudodoxia Epidemica, Garden of Cyrus, memoirs, correspondence, unpublished papers and more. “By turns credulous and sceptical, Sir Thomas Browne is one of the most unusual of the great writers of the 17th century What he demands is the liberty to be guided by his own reason” (PMM ).

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The Works include biographical memoirs of Browne, his personal correspondence, the Religio Medici, Pseudodoxia Epidemica, Garden of Cyrus, Hydriotaphia, Brampton Urns, Repertorium, A Letter to a Friend, Christian Morals, Miscellany Tracts and unpublished papers.

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The book does not merely seek to revive Browne as a pivotal figure in the. Browne was born in London, educated at Oxford and abroad, knighted () by Charles II. His Religio Medici, in which Browne attempted to reconcile science and religion, was written about After circulating in manuscript, it was first published in a pirated edition (); an.

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It first appeared in and went through five subsequent editions, the last revision occurring in A short account of his life will form the best introduction to his works. Sir Thomas Browne was born in London, in the parish of St Michael le Quern, on the 19th of October His father was a London merchant, of a good Cheshire family; and his mother a Sussex.

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The Works of Sir Thomas Browne. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes. Book Description. 8vo. 4 volumes, set. New edition. First published in 6 volumes. Sir Thomas Browne () was an English polymath and author of varied works which reveal his wide learning in diverse fields including science and medicine, religion and the esoteric.

Browne's writings display a deep curiosity towards the natural world, influenced by. The Works of Sir Thomas Browne: Religio medici.

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The Works of Sir Thomas Browne. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes. Book Description. 8vo. 6 volumes, set. Limited edition. # of sets. Sir Thomas Browne, c From his book, Religio Medici, published in Illustration: courtesy of UniversalImagesGroup/Getty Images Aldersey-Williams finds Author: Colin Burrow.

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written by, and in the possession of Sir Thomas Browne, M. late of Norwich, and of his Son Dr. Edward Browne, late President of the College of Physicians. Sir Thomas Browne: A Life by Reid Barbour – review Browne launched his book.

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Sir Thomas Browne's Pseudodoxia Epidemica, Vol. 1. Ed. Robin Robbins () Sir Thomas Browne's Pseudodoxia Epidemica, Vol. 2.Full text of "The works of Sir Thomas Browne." See other formats.Synopsis Sir Thomas Browne () was a writer of breathtaking range and learning, whose works demonstrate a warm and humorous view of human nature.

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