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Author: Edmund Gosse
Title: Father and son:
Publisher: New York : C. Scribner's sons

Characters: Edmund Gosse, Philip Henry Gosse, Emily Gosse,

Epigraph: Der Glaube ist wie die Liebe; er Lasst sich nicht Erzwingen." Schopenhauer.

First words: This book is a record of a struggle between two temperaments, two consciences and almost two epochs.

Quotations: There is little sympathy felt in this world of rhetoric for the silent sufferings of the genteel poor, yet there is no class that deserves a more charitable commiseration.

Last words: No compromise, it is seen, was offered; no proposal of a truce would have been acceptable. It was a case of 'Everything or Nothing'; and thus desperately challenged, the young man's conscience threw
Contributor: University of California Libraries

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