(PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan

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Read & download The Worlds Greatest Love Letters The Worlds Greatest Love Letters Review µ 100 Nd to make you see that for which there is no human voice the unutterable fervor of my love for you” – Edgar Allan Poe“ Mio dulce amor accept a thousand kisses but give me none for they fire my blood” – Napoleon Bonaparte Almost an eh book really needed better organization and better explanation of who the letter writers were in relation to each other and in some cases didn t adeuately identify some of them I still don t know who Lord Peterborough is The categorization split up seuences of letters fail And sometimes couples Lord and Lady Montagu eloped but then each had lovers later in life so letters from both stageslovers were included but there wasn t any explanation as to context and I know this because I researched Lady Montagu for a paper on smallpox inoculationThe breadth of different couples in different times in history was good so that s why it gets a three star but I would have enjoyed this much better had the book gone chronologically through couples or in Alexander Pope s case since he wrote to multiple women the central letter writer keeping the correspondence together for context There s only one footnote to tell us that the Henrietta in a letter from the Maruis de Lafayette to Madame de Lafayette was their eldest daughterOn the other hand the book only cost 6 so one must make allowancesMinus points for failing to include the WildeBosie letters in a section on Bad Love

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The Worlds Greatest Love Letters

Read & download The Worlds Greatest Love Letters The Worlds Greatest Love Letters Review µ 100 The World’s Greatest Love Letters contains than one hundred love letters from history’s most passionate romantics“My dear Girl I love you ever and ever without reserve The I have known you the I have lov’d In every way even This is an amazing book that I picked up from a Valentine display table at BN and finally got around to reading Michael Kelahan compiled over 100 letters from famous and not so famous people in history ranging from Heloise and Abelard ca 1132 to the mid 1800 s Included are people from royalty literature music politics and philosophy Among the royals are letters from Henry VIII George IV Henry of Navarre Mary ueen of Scots and Margaret of Valois As I read I often went to my computer to look further into the lives of these people who revealed their most personal thoughts feelings and emotions many at times that they were the most vulnerable such as Sir Walter Raleigh to his wife before his execution You shall now receive my dear wife my last words in these my last lines Someone I was not familiar with is Sophia Dorothea wife of George I who exchanged letters with her lover Swedish Count Konigsmarck Even though he had a number of affairs and mistresses of his own George had Konigsmarck killed and his wife imprisoned in a castle for the last 30 years of her lifeOther interesting personages included in this compilation are Napoleon Lord Nelson Layfayette Byron Shelley Mary Wollstonecraft Robert Browning Victor Hugo Edgar Allan Poe and Beethoven to name a few Two others whom I had not heard of was playwright Thomas Otway and German poet essayist and radical Heinrich Heine Heine was born into a Jewish family and later converted to Christianity His radical ideas as a member of a group Young Germans active in the early 1800 s forced him to move to France where he remained for the last 25 years of his life It was interesting to me to find out a uote from a play written in 1821 was used after the Nazi book burning in 1933 Where they burn books they will next ultimately burn people This uote is also on the Jewish Holocaust memorial in Israel Perhaps the most poignant leters were a series from John Keats to Fanny Brawne who he would have hoped to marry had he not been so ill with tuberculosisThis is a wonderful book that I gained so much from How interesting to be able to look into the lives of these people and hear them speak through their own words It occurs to me that with modern technology there will be no love letters or letters at all from people of the 21st century

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Read & download The Worlds Greatest Love Letters The Worlds Greatest Love Letters Review µ 100 When my jealousies have been agonies of Love; in the hottest fit I ever had I would have died for you” – John Keats“All my thoughts all passions seem now merged in that one consuming desire the mere wish to make you comprehe This is a beautiful book just not for me sadly I couldn t get sucked into the old love letters no matter how nice or interesting they were to read This is a perfect coffee table or waiting room table book though You can pick it up and put it down at any time reading any section of it as you see fit


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  1. says: Read & download The Worlds Greatest Love Letters (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review

    Free read á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Michael Kelahan (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan I think this is the book Overall it has some great love letters especially by the end But most of the letters were rather mehh And it's generally the greatest love letters written by white men with like 4 women thrown in there

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    (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Free read á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Michael Kelahan This is an amazing book that I picked up from a Valentine display table at BN and finally got around to reading Michael Kelahan compiled over

  3. says: (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review

    (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Confession I'm a sap and a shameless romantic sometimes Show me a book of love poems or love letters and I am all over it So when I stumbled across this book I just HAD to buy itI don't regret it Naturally I thought some of the letters were better than others Some were absolutely heart breaking and some made me sort of sigh like

  4. says: (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review Free read á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Michael Kelahan

    (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Sofirst of something that was readily apparent when I began reading when they say World what they really mean is White PeopleAnd it's not just English there's French and German and all that so it's not like they were trying to avoid having to translate the letters into one common language it's just apparently on

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    Free read á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan I love fiction and I love non fiction But there is something deeper in a love letter it's like reading a piece of a person's soul You see inside them to their deepest layers The letters in this collection are well assembled and well chosen The words are beautiful especially since they come not from just the exp

  6. says: Read & download The Worlds Greatest Love Letters (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan

    Free read á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Michael Kelahan (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan This is a beautiful book just not for me sadly I couldn't get sucked into the old love letters no matter how nice or interesting they were to read This is a perfect coffee table or waiting room table book though Yo

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    Free read á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Michael Kelahan (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review A vivid reminder that love once existed That it was honorable delicate and absolutely beautiful Some of my favorite parts I shall a

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    Read & download The Worlds Greatest Love Letters (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review Almost an eh book really needed better organization and better explanation of who the letter writers were in relation to each other and in some cases didn't adeuately identify some of them I still don't know who Lord Peterborough is The categorization split up seuences of letters fail And sometimes couples Lord and Lady Montagu eloped but then each had lovers later in life so letters from both stageslovers were includ

  9. says: Free read á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan

    (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review A great compilation celebrating the love letter as a literary form with some of the greatest expressions of love ever delivered on paper Keats Barrett Bonaparte Poe Henry VIII Winthrop Twain Shelley Wollstonecraft just to name a few Writing declarations of love has certainly fell by the wayside in today's society but this book is a

  10. says: (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan

    (PDF KINDLE) [The Worlds Greatest Love Letters] ä Michael Kelahan Michael Kelahan ò 0 Review Read & download The Worlds Greatest Love Letters In the past few years I've become interested in letter writing I write pen and ink letters on parchment to my friends and seal them

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  • Hardcover
  • 210
  • The Worlds Greatest Love Letters
  • Michael Kelahan
  • English
  • 19 June 2018
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