Urn Burial [Audiobook] download free by Sir Thomas Browne

Urn Burial Audiobook download free by Sir Thomas Browne
  • Listen audiobook: Urn Burial
  • Author: Sir Thomas Browne
  • Release date: 2012/12/30
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780811218924
  • Rating: 9.66 of 10
  • Votes: 164
  • Review by: Harmoni Stinnett
  • Review rating: 8.22 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/14
  • Duration: 1H11M5S in 256 kbps (19.2 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-14
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MP3, WAV, Apple Lossless, AC3, WMA, MP4, FLAC, MPEG4 (compression RAR, TAR.BZ, 7-ZIP, ZIP, ACE)
  • Total pages original book: 96
  • Includes a PDF summary of 7 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 5M39S (1.4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Hydriotaphia, or Urn Burial, is one of the pinnacles of Renaissance scholarship and without doubt one of the great essays in English literature. Beginning with observations on the recent discovery of Roman antiquities in the form of burial urns, Browne's associative mind wanders to elephant graveyards, to pre-Christian cremation ceremonies, and finally to the idea of Christian burial. Browne then explores, with a more melancholic meditation, man's struggles with mortality and the uncertainty of his fate and fame in the living world. This edition includes a magisterial discourse on Sir Thomas Browne taken from the first chapter of W. G. Sebald's The Rings of Saturn.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: General, Prose: Non-fiction, Literary Essays
  • Download servers: Microsoft OneDrive, FreakShare, Google Drive, BitShare, Mediafire, Dropbox, Librevault, Load.to. Compressed in RAR, TAR.BZ, 7-ZIP, ZIP, ACE
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 9.01 USD
  • Dimensions: 114x178x10mm
  • Weight: 80g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States

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