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Byron on the continent a memorial exhibition, 1824-1974, February-April 1974. by Carl H. Pforzheimer Library, New York.

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Written in English

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  • Europe

Subjects:

  • Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 -- Travel -- Europe -- Exhibitions.,
  • Poets, English -- Homes and haunts -- Europe -- Exhibitions.,
  • Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography -- Exhibitions.,
  • Europe -- Intellectual life -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Catalog of an exhibition sponsored by the Pforzheimer Library and New York Public Library and held at the latter.

GenreExhibitions., Biography
ContributionsByron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824., New York Public Library.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4385 .C3 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p.
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5067671M
ISBN 100871042487
LC Control Number74075534

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The story, told in seventeen cantos, begins with the birth of Don Juan. As a young man he is precocious sexually, and has an affair with a friend of his mother. The husband finds out, and Don Juan is sent away to Cadiz. On the way, he is shipwrecked, survives, and meets the daughter of a pirate. Williams, Byron CONTINENT IN TURMOIL A Background Book on Latin America 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York Parents' Magazine Press Very Good in a Very Good price clipped dust jacket. Small tear to jacket crown. Small crease to front flap. Review Copy, slip laid in.   The secret is a continent-sized treasure hunt that's been going on for close to 40 years. In publisher Byron Preiss buries 12 treasure boxes in 12 North American cities and releases a book of enigmatic images and verses, offering clues to their locations: find a box and you recover a key, which can be redeemed for a valuable gemstone. For 2+ players, ages 7 and up. The first player to collect the required number of country cards from each continent wins the game! Supporting materials such as Maps, Mystery Continent cards, Antarctica wild cards with special privileges, and an option to do a one-on-one challenge between 2 .

  You can imagine my excitement when chosen to review Continent Race by Byron’s Games! About Byron’s Games. At an unexpected stay at children’s hospital in Chicago, six year old Byron created the game Continent Race. Byron found enjoyment in keeping track of country medal counts during the Summer Olympic Games while hospitalized. Foot: Michael Foot, Byron and the Risorgimento, BJ 15 Gassenmeier: The Literary Reception of British Romanticism on the European Continent, ed. Gassenmeier, Kamolz, Gurr and Pointner, Blaue Eule Goethes Briefe: Goethes Briefe, ed Bodo Morawe, Hamburg Gömöri: George Gömöri, Byron in Norwid’s Life and Work, The Slavonic. Soon after Byron took the grand tour of the Continent and returned to tell of it in the first two cantos of Childe Harold (). Instantly entertained by the descriptions of Spain, Portugal, Albania, and Greece in the first publication, and later travels in Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, and Italy, the public savored Byron's passionate, saucy.   The year-old Byron was taking an extended tour of the European continent when he decided to take his famous swim. His travels inspired his first widely read poetic work, Childe Harold’s.