The Age Of Wonder

Author: Richard Holmes
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307378323
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BONUS MATERIAL: This ebook edition includes an excerpt from Richard Holmes's Falling Upwards.

Falling Upwards How We Took To The Air

Author: Richard Holmes
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007467257
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Lose yourself in the clouds with bestselling and prize-winning biographer and science writer Richard Holmes in this glorious history of hot-air ballooning.

The Philosophical Breakfast Club

Author: Laura J. Snyder
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780307716170
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“[A] fascinating book...about the way four geniuses at Cambridge University revolutionized modern science.“ —Newsweek The Philosophical Breakfast Club recounts the life and work of four men who met as students at Cambridge University: ...

Shelley The Pursuit

Author: Richard Holmes
Publisher: New York Review of Books
ISBN: 1590175700
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Shelley: The Pursuit is the book with which Richard Holmes—the finest literary biographer of our day—made his name.

The Clockwork Universe

Author: Edward Dolnick
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062042262
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The Clockwork Universe is the story of a band of menwho lived in a world of dirt and disease but pictured auniverse that ran like a perfect machine.

Yes In Christ

Author: Howard A. Snyder
Publisher: Clements Publishing Group
ISBN: 1894667999
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Further, Wesley lived at the height at the age of reason but also at the beginning
of new interest in human experience ... In short, he inhabited “the age of Wonder
when “the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science,” as ...

Key Concepts In Romantic Literature

Author: Jane Moore
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 1137096705
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The remotest discoveries of the Chemist, the Botanist or Mineralogist, will be as
proper objects of the Poet's art as any upon which it can be employed, if the time
should ever come when these things ... Richard Holmes, The Age of Wonder:
How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science (
2008).

The Poetry Of Erasmus Darwin

Author: Martin Priestman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317020979
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4 Simon Singh, Big Bang: The Most Important Scientific Discovery of All Time and
Why You Need to Know About It (London: ... 9 Richard Holmes, The Age of
Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of
Science ...