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Modern essays

Author: Russel B Nye; Arra M Garab
Publisher: [Glenview, Ill.] Scott, Foresman [1969]
Series: Key editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russel B Nye; Arra M Garab
OCLC Number: 45809
Description: 508 pages 19 cm.
Contents: Opinions / Agnes Repplier --
Circus in the Suburbs / William Dean Howells --
Preface to The Nigger of the Narcissus / Joseph Conrad --
Science and the Savages / G. K. Chesterton --
Writing / E. S. Martin --
The Symbolism of Poetry / William Butler Yeats --
What I Believe / E. M. Forster --
A Philsophy of Handicap / Randolph Bourne --
On the Difference Between Wit and Humour / Charles S. Brooks --
How to Write Short Stories / Ring Lardner --
Style / Christopher Morley --
Whither Mankind? / Charles A. Beard --
From Universities and Their Function / Alfred North Whitehead --
Selected Snobberies / Aldous Huxley --
Private Universes / Andr ̌Maurois --
The First Robin / Heywood Broun --
Edison: Inventor of Invention / Walter Lippmann --
The Disadvantages of Being Educated / Albert Jay Nock --
My Remarkable Uncle / Stephen Leacock --
No Essays, Please! / Joseph Wood Krutch --
On Education / Albert Einstein --
The Social Responsibilities of Scientists / Bertrand Russell --
A City Back Yard / The New York Times --
Dialogues with the Dead / London Times Literary Supplement. The Children's Hour / Robert Benchley --
Pleasant Agony / John Mason Brown --
Ka-Platz: The Delight in the Unexpected / Walt Kelly --
The Octopus / Jacques Yves Cousteau --
The Long Loneliness: Man and the Porpoise / Loren Eisely --
The Reach of Imagination / Jacob Bronowski --
Alamogordo, Mon Amour / William L. Laurence --
From Progress to Perplexity / Reinhold Niebuhr --
The Future of Man / Julian Huxley --
Moral Reflections of a Mathematician / Norbort Wiener --
Inside the Inside / Paul Gallico --
From Paper Lion / George Plimpton --
Hub Fans Bid Kid Adieu / John Updike --
Once More to the Lake / E. B. White --
The Wind at Djemila / Albert Camus --
A Visit to Ancient Egypt / Aubrey Menen --
Mississippi / William Faulkner --
The Sacred Harp in the Land of Eden / Donald Davidson --
The Sealed Treasure / Saul Bellow --
Six Typical Americans / Alistair Cooke --
From Profiles in Courage / John F. Kennedy --
Reflections on Ghandi / George Orwell --
The Conservative View of Man and Society / Clinton Rossiter --
The Future of Liberalism / Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. --
My View of History / Arnold J. Toynbee --
Faith, Knowledge, and Peace / Adlai E. Stevenson --
Homily for a Troubled Time / Bernard De Voto --
War and the Future World / Douglas MacArthur --
The Present Human Condition / Erich Fromm --
Backward into the Fray / Eric Sevareid --
Has Christianity Anything Positive to Say About Sex? / Malcolm Boyd --
Miss America and the Cult of the Girl / Harvey Cox --
The Weasels of Pop / Anthony Burgess --
The Last American Hero Is Junior Johnson. Yes! / Tom Wolfe --
To Abolish Children / Karl Shapiro.
Series Title: Key editions.
Responsibility: [edited by] Russel B. Nye [and] Arra M. Garab.

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