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Theodore Hook and his novels.

Brightfield, Myron Franklin

Theodore Hook and his novels.

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hook, Theodore Edward, 1788-1841.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Myron F. Brightfield ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4803.H2 Z7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., [3]-381 p.
    Number of Pages381
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6719328M
    ISBN 10040300814X
    LC Control Number28022483
    OCLC/WorldCa610991


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Hook was born on Septem in London, England. His father, James Hook (), was a composer; his elder brother, also called James Hook, became Dean of Worcester. Education Hook spent a year at Harrow School and subsequently matriculated at the University of Oxford.

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Hook was the son of the composer and organist James Hook (–), and. Theodore Edward Hook (22 September 24 August ) was an English man of letters and composer and briefly a civil servant in Mauritius. He is best known for his practical jokes, particularly the Berners Street hoax in The world's first postcard was received by Hook inwhich he probably posted to himself/5.

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v.], musical composer, was born in Charlotte Street, Bedford Square, 22 Sept. He was educated at private schools, and subsequently for a short time at Harrow.The triple-decker novel was a standard form of publishing for British fiction from the early s until the s.

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