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The Oliver Wendell Holmes Year Book

by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10522057M
ISBN 10054819808X
ISBN 109780548198087
OCLC/WorldCa179777814

  Budiansky follows Frederic R. Kellogg — whose Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. and Legal Logic appeared last year — in reconsidering this irreducible man who came to be known as the Yankee from Olympus.   In “Oliver Wendell Holmes: A Life in War, Law, and Ideas,” Stephen Budiansky sets out to revive Holmes’s reputation and relevance as a model of intellectual humility for our polarized age.

In , physician Oliver Wendell Holmes wrote and published "The Contagiousness of Puerperal Fever," an essay about puerperal fever, a disease that occurs mainly as a result of bacterial infection in the uterine tract of women after giving birth or undergoing an the essay, Holmes argues that puerperal fever is spread through birth attendants like physicians and midwives who make. The Great Dissent takes us back to the time when a collection of great men--including Learned Hand, Felix Frankfurter, Ernst Freund, Harold Laski, and Louis Brandeis--nagged, cajoled, and eventually enlightened Oliver Wendell Holmes into writing the most eloquent and most important free speech opinion in American history.”.

"Over the Teacups" by Oliver Wendell Holmes. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read.   — Oliver Wendell Holmes, Brown University Commencement Address () The following is a series of questions posed by Ronald Collins to Catharine Pierce Wells in connection with her new book, “Oliver Wendell Holmes: A Willing Servant .


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Oliver Wendell Holmes twice escaped death as a young Union officer in the Civil War when musket balls missed his heart and spinal cord by a fraction of an inch at the Battles of Ball’s Bluff and Antietam.

He lived ever after with unwavering moral courage, unremitting scorn for dogma, and an insatiable intellectual curiosity/5(83).

The Oliver Wendell Holmes Year Book. by Holmes, Oliver Wendell, This is a new biography of Oliver Wendell Holmes () published this year (). I have read a number of biographies about Holmes but most of those had a particular aspect of his life they focused on.

This book is a complete thorough examination of Holmes’ life. Holmes is considered one of the greatest legal scholar/thinkers of his time/5.

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First published in under the title: The Holmes birthday book. Poems and prose for each day of the year. "The Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass., U.S.A. Electrotyped and printed by H.O. Houghton & Co." --Title page verso. Share Alamy images with your team and customers.

Current lightbox. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (March 8, – March 6, ) was an American jurist who served on the Supreme Court of the United States from The Oliver Wendell Holmes Year Book book Noted for his long service, his concise explanations, his pithy opinions, and his deference to the decisions of elected legislatures, he is considered one of the most influential justices in the Court's history.

The Oliver Wendell Holmes Year Book. Holmes, Oliver Wendell. Published by Houghton Mifflin and Company, Boston and New York () Used. Hardcover. First Edition. Quantity Available: 1. From: Great Expectations Rare Books (Staten Island, NYC, NY. The Essential Holmes: Selections from the Letters, Speeches, Judicial Opinions, and Other Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

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Boston and New York. by HOLMES, Oliver Wendell. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, FIRST EDITION. Frontispiece. Original green cloth, decorated in gilt; an exceptionally fine, clean copy with the small ownership inscription. Budiansky’s “Oliver Wendell Holmes” is a lively, accessible book, retelling the story of its subject’s life and work for a generation that knows Holmes was important but not why.

Writer, doctor, and educator Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr., born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, earned a BA at Harvard University in and an MD from Harvard Medical School in He was part of a group of New England-based writers called the Fireside Poets, which included William Cullen Bryant, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, James Russell Lowell, and John Greenleaf Whittier.

Thomas R. Lounsbury, ed. (–). Yale Book of American Verse. Oliver Wendell Holmes. – The Deacon's Masterpiece: or The Wonderful "One-Hoss Shay". Illustrated Poems Of Oliver Wendell Holmes Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, /5(6). The Oliver Wendell Holmes year book [Front cover] File name: 06_04_ Local call number: Kleist. Title: The Oliver Wendell Holmes year book [Front cover] Creator/Contributor: Whitman, Sarah (Binding designer); Holmes, Oliver Wendell, (Author) Genre: Book covers.

Date created: (inferred) Physical description: 1 item: book coverViews: K.“Consistently gripping. [I]t’s possessed of a zest and omnivorous curiosity that reflects the boundless energy of its subject.” —Steve Donoghue, Christian Science Monitor, Oliver Wendell Holmes, A Life in War, Law, and Ideas, Stephen Budiansky, Looking for books by Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.?

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