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Maxims of Methuselah In Regard To Women

by Gelett Burgess

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8057987M
    ISBN 100766133249
    ISBN 109780766133242

      "The Maxims of Methuselah" (satire) The Smart Set, Sep "The Midnight Matchmaker" (ss) The Smart Set, Jun "Mrs. Noah's Ark" in Harper's Magazine, Jul "The Purloined Christmas" (ss) in St. Nicholas, "The Trials of a Department Store Critic" (ss) Collier's Nov 6, "The Visionists" in Smart Set, May ; Verse. His books The Maxims of Methuselah and The Maxims of Noah were illustrated by Louis D. Fancher. Burgess founded the San Francisco Boys' Club Association, now the Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco, in The Club was the first of its kind west of the Mississippi River. Legacy.

    Frank Gelett Burgess was an artist, art critic, poet, author and humorist. An important figure in the San Francisco Bay Area literary renaissance of the s, particularly through his iconoclastic little magazine, The Lark, he is best known as a writer of nonsense verse. He was the author of the popular Goops books, and he invented the blurb.   The maxims of Methuselah: being the advice given by the patriarch in his nine hundred sixty and ninth year to his great grandson at Shem's coming of age, in regard to women by Gelett Burgess 2 editions - first published in

      Third in the trilogy of the feminist classics, after Moving the Mountain and was published serially in Perkins Gilman's periodical The Herland, three American young men discover a country inhabited solely by women, who were parthenogenetic (asexual procreation), and had borne only girl children for two thousand years; they marry three of the women. The Methuselah Project by Rick Barry is one book that surprised me in the best of ways. This unique novel, spanning from World War II to the present day, combines a bit of nearly everything into one story: history with speculative imaginings, adventure, suspense, surprising humor, /5().


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Fancher: Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Company, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: the maxims of methuselah: being advice given by the patriarch in his nine hundred sixty and ninth year to his great grandson at shem's coming of age in regard to women by.

The Maxims Of Methuselah: being the advice given by the Patriarch in his th year to his great grandson at Shem's coming of age In Regard To Women. With illustrations &c by Louis D. Fancher. BURGESS, Gelett.

The maxims of Methuselah: being the advice given by the patriarch in his nine hundred sixty and ninth year to his great grandson at Shem's coming of age, in regard to women by Burgess, Gelett, ; Fancher, Louis D., ill.

Being the Advice given by the Patriarch in his Nine Hundred Sixty and Ninth Year to his Great Grandson at Shem's Coming of Age, in Regard to Women. The following is, so far as I know, the only authentic rendering into the English language of the three hundred and thirty parables attributed to Methuselah.

Class of Fund ; OF THE UNIVERSE THE MAXIMS OF METHUSELAH Being the Advice given by the Patriarch in his Nine Hundred Sixty and Ninth Year to his Great Grandson at Shem s Coming of Age IN REGARD TO WOMEN BY GELETT BURGESS Author of " Are You a Bromide?" "The Burgess Nonsense Book, "etc., etc.

The Maxims of Methuselah Frank Gelett Burgess Read by LibriVox Volunteers in Regard to Women. The following is, so far as I know, the only authentic rendering into the English language of the three hundred and thirty parables attributed to Methuselah Of its origin, the book, although freely rendered into the idiom of the hour, still.

His books The Maxims of Methuselah and The Maxims of Noah were illustrated by Louis D. Fancher. Legacy [ edit ] The word " blurb ", meaning a short description of a book, film, or other product written for promotional purposes, was coined by Burgess inin attributing the cover copy of his book, Are You a Bromide?, to a Miss Belinda Blurb.

The Book of Methuselah Contents. Chapter 1 [* *] [* *] [* *] [* *] [* *] Chapter 1. In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void. And the Leviathan was upon the face of the deep: the darkness that doth corrupt all life and desireth to obliterate all light Methuselah [* *] Chapter 2.

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Being the Advice given by the Patriarch in his Nine Hundred and Sixty-ninth Year to his Great Grandson at Shem's coming of age, IN REGARD TO WOMEN BY GELETT BURGESS With Illustrations, Decorations, and Cover Design by Louis D. Fancher. Price 3/6 net.

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[Gelett Burgess; Louis D Fancher] -- Humorous rendition, in scritpural verse, of the great patriarch's views on the wiles of women. From the Jacket VOL I. Wondrous Whispers of Wisdom from Ancient India, Vol I, is a sampling of the vast unsavoured treasures of the Literary Heritage of India.

Bequeathed by the G. T HE maxims of Methuselah, the son of Enoch, for the guidance of his son's son's son, Shem, at his coming of age. 2 To know wisdom and instruction concerning women; to perceive the words of knowledge whereby the damsels of his choice may be judged; to give subtlety to the simple, to the young man discretion in his loves.

3 My son, so live that when she seeth thy photograph, she may smile. Get this from a library. The maxims of Methuselah: being the advice given by the patriarch in his nine hundred sixty and ninth year to his great grandson at Shem's coming of age, in regard to women.

[Gelett Burgess; Louis D Fancher; Frederick A. Stokes Company,] -- This book is a. Bible Book List × Enter for a chance to win this NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible! All the Women of the Bible – Methuselah’s Daughters.

Resources» All the Women of the Bible» Chapter 3. Nameless Bible Women» Methuselah’s Daughters. Methuselah’s Daughters.The Maxims of Methuselah: Being the Advice Given by the Patriarch in His Nine Hundred Sixty and Ninth Year to His Great Grandson at Shem's Coming of Age, in Regard to Women () The Maxims of Noah: Derived from His Experience with Women Both Before and After the Flood as Given in Counsel to His Son Japhet () Collections.Methuselah took a wife for his son Lamech, and she bore him a man child.

Azazel began to devise the finery and the ornaments by means of which women allure men. Thereupon God sent Metatron to tell Shemhazai that He had resolved to destroy the world and bring on a deluge.

Methuselah died, but out of regard for the memory of this pious.