Cover of: Essays in modern thought | Thomas R. Cook

Essays in modern thought

Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Smiles: A dog in the house, by B. Johnson. The happiest half-hours of life, by A. A. Milne. The tortures of week-end visiting, by R. C. Benchley. Real people, by S. Strunsky.
Wit versus humor: On the difference between wit and humor, by C. S. Brooks. Humor as I see it, by S. B. Leacock.
The college question: Who should go to college? By M. McConn. Dying for "Dear Old
," by H. Broun.
Personal reactions: Hard boiled, by A. P. Terhune.
Reading and writing: Clamming, by A. MacMechan. Theme writing, by D. C. Fisher.
In foreign places: Views of Holland, by A. Huxley. Jungle night, by W. Beebe.
Concerning women: What a young girl should know, by M. C. Banning.
Of ships and travel: Alice and the Aquitania, by C. Morley. Emblems of hope, by J. Conrad.
Progress: Prelude, May 1919, by F. L. Allen. Study helps.

Edition Notes

"First published 1935, reprinted 1968 [with some omissions]"

Series Essay index reprint series


Dewey Decimal Class 082
Library of Congress PS688 .C65 1968

The Physical Object

Pagination vii, 186 p.
Number of pages 186

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Open Library OL5609380M
Internet Archive essaysinmodernth00cook
LC Control Number 68016922

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