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Ticknor

Sheila Heti

Ticknor

by Sheila Heti

  • 179 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ticknor, George, -- 1791-1871 -- Fiction.,
  • Prescott, William Hickling, -- 1796-1859 -- Fiction.,
  • Jealousy -- Fiction.,
  • Self-perception -- Fiction.,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Canada : House of Anansi Press, 2005.

    StatementSheila Heti.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9199.4.H48 T53 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p. ;
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23059543M
    ISBN 100374277540
    LC Control Number2005032944

    The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Caroline Ticknor (Ticknor, Caroline, ) Ticknor, Caroline, Glimpses of Authors (multiple formats at ) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing. Additional books from the extended shelves. Ticknor will outlive Prescott, and he will mourn “the extinguishing of a flame that had burned so brightly”; we are left guessing whether that is a sincere tribute or bitter irony. With this austere one-note monologue, Heti offers a plate of sour grapes.

    Shop Ticknors for the highest standard of quality in menswear and mens fashion including top brands like Bugatchi, Tommy Bahama, Au Noir, Coppley, and more. Ticknor, Anna Eliot (b. )American educator who founded Boston's Society to Encourage Studies at Home. Born Anna Eliot Ticknor in Boston, Massachusetts, in ; eldest daughter and one of four children (two of whom died in childhood) of George Ticknor (b. , first professor of modern languages at Harvard and founder of the Boston Public Library) and Anna Eliot Ticknor (Mrs. George.

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About this Item: Ticknor & Fields, Boston, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition (Later Printing). A decent copy of the first American edition, later printing ()(book first published in ). Text is tight and clean, but book has a slight slant. Lettering to.

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Get this from a library. Ticknor. [Sheila Heti] -- On a cold, rainy night, an aging bachelor named George Ticknor prepares to visit his childhood friend Prescott, a successful man who is now one of the leading intellectual lights of their generation.

In June Ticknor went once more to Europe, armed with lists of needed purchases suggested by experts, and conferred for fourteen months with librarians and book dealers in England, Germany, Austria, France, and Italy.

In Ticknor donated 2, of his own books to the Boston library and many more soon thereafter. "A small masterpiece" (National Post)-An utterly original first novel from a rising international starOn a cold, rainy night, an aging bachelor named George Ticknor prepares to visit his childhood friend Prescott, now one of the leading intellectual lights of their generation.

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The second biographical study by Ticknor is Poe's Helen (), a tribute to Sarah Helen Whitman, preeminent among the literary women closely associated with the controversial writer.

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The arc of my overall opinion of this book went from "enjoyable" to "ugh" to "enjoyable" again. So the good definitely outweighs the bad! The narrative structure of this work is presented as a series of vintages and remembrances of our narrator, George Ticknor, who at the start is off to visit his friend William H.

Prescott at his home for a dinner party.4/5(1).“Ticknor is one of this year's most enjoyable and formally impressive books.” —The New York Sun “Sheila Heti's touch is confident. She builds a memorable world inside the tiny space of Ticknor's anxious imagination, and we barely miss the air outside.” —San Francisco Chronicle.Get this from a library!

Ticknor. [Sheila Heti] -- An ageing bachelor named George Ticknor prepares to visit his childhood friend Prescott, now one of the leading intellectuals of his generation.

Ticknor's own life is a pale shadow compared to the.