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Oliver Goldsmith, a biography

by Washington Irving

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York, London .
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  • Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774

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    Statementby Washington Irving; ed. with notes and an introduction by Gilbert Sykes Blakely ...
    SeriesMacmillan"s pocket American and English classics
    ContributionsBlakely, Gilbert Sykes.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 303 p.
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23323060M

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    Biography of Oliver Goldsmith Oliver Goldsmith was an Anglo-Irish writer and poet, who is best known for his novel The Vicar of Wakefield (), his pastoral poem The Deserted Village (), and his plays The Good-Natur'd Man () and She Stoops to Conquer (, first performed in ).   A biography of Oliver Goldsmith(), the author of 'The Vicar Of Wakefield' Dr Oliver Goldsmith () by J. H. Plumb. This reputation is based on, and justified by, some half a dozen books, essays, plays, poems, and one novel, The Vicar Of Wakefield.

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Goldsmith is best remembered for having written the plays She Stoops to Conquer, and Oliver Goldsmith Good-Natured Man, as well as the novel The Vicar of :   The Paperback of the Oliver Goldsmith: A Biography by Washington Irving at Barnes & Noble.

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Article abstract: As a novelist, poet, dramatist, and essayist, Goldsmith stands in the first rank. The Anglo-Irish poet, dramatist, novelist, and essayist Oliver Goldsmith wrote, translated, or compiled more than 40 volumes. The works for which he is remembered are marked by good sense, moderation, balance, order, and intellectual honesty/5.

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He was born in and died at the age of He graduated from Trinity College and held numerous jobs before becoming a. The Vicar of Wakefield Oliver Goldsmith. The Vicar of Wakefield, published between andis Oliver Goldsmith's most famous work and one of the most beloved and widely-read 18th century English novels.

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The Canadian poet Oliver Goldsmith () is remembered primarily for "The Rising Village," the first book of verse to be written by a native Canadian, published in London. Oliver Goldsmith, a grandnephew of the British poet of the same name, was born of United Empire loyalist stock in St.

Andrews, New Brunswick. Oliver Goldsmith: a biography by Washington Irving; 66 editions; First published in ; Subjects: American Poets, Biography, English Authors, Irish authors, Irish Authors; People: Margaret Miller Davidson (), Oliver Goldsmith (), Oliver Goldsmith (?); Times: 18th century, 19th century.

Oliver Goldsmith, (born Nov. 10,Kilkenny West, County Westmeath, Ire.—died April 4,London), Anglo-Irish essayist, poet, novelist, dramatist, and eccentric, made famous by such works as the series of essays The Citizen of the World, or, Letters from a Chinese Philosopher (), the poem The Deserted Village (), the novel The Vicar of Wakefield (), and the play .Free Books of Biographies and Autobiographies in English, PDF, ePub, Mobi, Fb2, Azw3, Kindle Oliver Goldsmith: A Biography Washington Irving English - [PDF] [ePub] [Kindle] English4/5(1).Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Irving, Washington, Oliver Goldsmith.

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