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Swinburne a biography. by Jean Overton Fuller

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909.,
  • Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
  • Critics -- Great Britain -- Biography.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPR5513 .F8 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination317 p.
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4467172M
ISBN 100805233881
LC Control Number79146790

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Swinburne begins with several chapters (about one fifth of the whole book) explaining his methodology and introducing Bayes’s Theorem. This is a method of estimating the probability of an hypothesis (such as the existence of God) being true in the light of evidence for that hypothesis and taking account of our general background knowledge of Cited by:   Richard Swinburne was Professor of the Philosophy of the Christian Religion at the University of Oxford from until Since then he has continued to lecture in many different countries. His published works include a trilogy on the philosophy of theism, the central title being The Existence of God, Second Edition (Oxford ), a tetralology of books on the meaning 4/5(3). Algernon Charles Swinburne (5 April – 10 April ) was an English poet, playwright, novelist, and critic. He wrote several novels and collections of poetry such as Poems and Ballads, and contributed to the famous Eleventh Edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica.. Swinburne wrote about many taboo topics, such as lesbianism, cannibalism, sado-masochism, and mater: Balliol College, Oxford. Book a library study space, group study room or computer. Get 24 hour access and find a space to suit you at Swinburne.

Swinburne has been an active author throughout his career, producing a major book every two to three years. He has played an important role in recent debate over the mind–body problem, defending a substance dualism that recalls the work of René Descartes in important respects (see The Evolution of the Soul, ).Alma mater: Exeter College, Oxford. Published books by Steve Swinburne. Children’s Book Author and School Visits. Poems & Ballads (First Series) Algernon Charles Swinburne downloads The Hesperides & Noble Numbers: Vol. 1 and 2 Robert Herrick downloads; The Age of Shakespeare Algernon Charles Swinburne downloads; William Blake: A Critical Essay Algernon Charles Swinburne downloads; A Study of Shakespeare Algernon Charles Swinburne downloads; Songs . Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, VIC. K likes. Swinburne is a world-class university with leading graduate employment rates and extensive industry partnerships. Message us Followers: K.

Do you want to come along as we journey to the wild side? We'll patrol a sea turtle beach on a Caribbean island, peek into a black bear den in Pennsylvania, listen for wolves in Yellowstone National Park and slip underwater to snorkel beside Florida manatees. Swinburne Bookshop Co-Operative, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. 1, likes 1 talking about this 39 were here. The Co-operative began trading /5(11). "Best known for his sexually provocative Poems and Ballads, Algernon Charles Swinburne was much admired throughout the nineteenth century for his daring subject-matter and superb poetic craftsmanship. This book introduces the reader to the work for which Swinburne is most famous, concentrating on three major collections - Poems and Ballads 1 (), Songs before Sunrise . English poet and critic Algernon Charles Swinburne was born into a wealthy Northumbrian family in London, England in He was educated at Eton College and at Balliol College, Oxford, but did not complete a degree. Swinburne was one of the most accomplished lyric poets of the Victorian era and was a preeminent symbol of rebellion against the conservative values of his .