My Life as an Author
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My Life as an Author

By Martin Farquhar Tupper
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  • Martin Tupper's Autobiography
  • MY LIFE
    • AS AN AUTHOR
      • BY
    • BY
    • MARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPER D.C.L.  F.R.S.
      • Viri, vivo, vivam.
      • LONDON:
        • SAMPSON LOW, MARSTON, SEARLE, & RIVINGTON CROWN BUILDINGS, 188 FLEET STREET, E.C. 1886 [All rights reserved]
      • SAMPSON LOW, MARSTON, SEARLE, & RIVINGTON CROWN BUILDINGS, 188 FLEET STREET, E.C. 1886 [All rights reserved]
    • Viri, vivo, vivam.
    • LONDON:
      • SAMPSON LOW, MARSTON, SEARLE, & RIVINGTON CROWN BUILDINGS, 188 FLEET STREET, E.C. 1886 [All rights reserved]
    • SAMPSON LOW, MARSTON, SEARLE, & RIVINGTON CROWN BUILDINGS, 188 FLEET STREET, E.C. 1886 [All rights reserved]
    • CONTENTS.
    • MY LIFE AS AN AUTHOR.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • PRELIMINARY.
    • PRELIMINARY.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • INFANCY AND SCHOOLDAYS.
    • INFANCY AND SCHOOLDAYS.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • YOUNG AUTHORSHIP IN VERSE AND PROSE.
    • YOUNG AUTHORSHIP IN VERSE AND PROSE.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • COLLEGE DAYS.
    • COLLEGE DAYS.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • ORDERS: AND LINCOLN'S INN.
    • ORDERS: AND LINCOLN'S INN.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • STAMMERING AND CHESS.
    • STAMMERING AND CHESS.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • PRIZE POEMS, ETC.
    • PRIZE POEMS, ETC.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • SUNDRY PROVIDENCES.
    • SUNDRY PROVIDENCES.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • YET MORE ESCAPES.
    • YET MORE ESCAPES.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • FADS AND FANCIES.
    • FADS AND FANCIES.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • "SACRA POESIS" AND "GERALDINE."
    • "SACRA POESIS" AND "GERALDINE."
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • PROVERBIAL PHILOSOPHY.
    • PROVERBIAL PHILOSOPHY.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • A MODERN PYRAMID.
    • A MODERN PYRAMID.
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • AN AUTHOR'S MIND: PROBABILITIES.
        • Probabilities.
      • Probabilities.
    • AN AUTHOR'S MIND: PROBABILITIES.
      • Probabilities.
    • Probabilities.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • THE CROCK OF GOLD, ETC.
    • THE CROCK OF GOLD, ETC.
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • ÆSOP SMITH.
    • ÆSOP SMITH.
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • STEPHAN LANGTON—ALFRED.
        • King Alfred's own Poems.
      • King Alfred's own Poems.
    • STEPHAN LANGTON—ALFRED.
      • King Alfred's own Poems.
    • King Alfred's own Poems.
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • SHAKESPEARE COMMEMORATION.
    • SHAKESPEARE COMMEMORATION.
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • TRANSLATIONS AND PAMPHLETS.
        • Sundry Pamphlets.
      • Sundry Pamphlets.
    • TRANSLATIONS AND PAMPHLETS.
      • Sundry Pamphlets.
    • Sundry Pamphlets.
    • CHAPTER XX.
      • PATERFAMILIAS, GUERNSEY, MONA.
        • Guernsey.
        • Isle of Man.
      • Guernsey.
      • Isle of Man.
    • PATERFAMILIAS, GUERNSEY, MONA.
      • Guernsey.
      • Isle of Man.
    • Guernsey.
    • Isle of Man.
    • CHAPTER XXI.
      • NEVER GIVE UP, AND SOME OTHER BALLADS.
    • NEVER GIVE UP, AND SOME OTHER BALLADS.
    • CHAPTER XXII.
      • PROTESTANT BALLADS.
    • PROTESTANT BALLADS.
    • CHAPTER XXIII.
      • PLAYS.
    • PLAYS.
    • CHAPTER XXIV.
      • ANTIQUARIANA.
    • ANTIQUARIANA.
    • CHAPTER XXV.
      • HONOURS—INVENTIONS.
        • Inventions.
      • Inventions.
    • HONOURS—INVENTIONS.
      • Inventions.
    • Inventions.
    • CHAPTER XXVI.
      • COURTLY AND MUSICAL.
    • COURTLY AND MUSICAL.
    • CHAPTER XXVII.
      • F.R.S.
    • F.R.S.
    • CHAPTER XXVIII.
      • PERSONATION.
    • PERSONATION.
    • CHAPTER XXIX.
      • HOSPITALITIES—FARNHAM, ETC.
        • Parham.
        • Other Visits.
      • Parham.
      • Other Visits.
    • HOSPITALITIES—FARNHAM, ETC.
      • Parham.
      • Other Visits.
    • Parham.
    • Other Visits.
    • CHAPTER XXX.
      • SOCIAL AND RURAL.
    • SOCIAL AND RURAL.
    • CHAPTER XXXI.
      • AMERICAN BALLADS.
    • AMERICAN BALLADS.
    • CHAPTER XXXII.
      • AMERICAN VISITS.
    • AMERICAN VISITS.
    • CHAPTER XXXIII.
      • SECOND AMERICAN VISIT.
    • SECOND AMERICAN VISIT.
    • CHAPTER XXXIV.
      • ENGLISH AND SCOTCH READINGS.
        • Miscellaneous Poems.
      • Miscellaneous Poems.
    • ENGLISH AND SCOTCH READINGS.
      • Miscellaneous Poems.
    • Miscellaneous Poems.
    • CHAPTER XXXV.
      • ELECTRICS.
    • ELECTRICS.
    • CHAPTER XXXVI.
      • THE RIFLE: A PATRIOTIC PROPHECY.
    • THE RIFLE: A PATRIOTIC PROPHECY.
    • CHAPTER XXXVII.
      • AUTOGRAPHS AND ADVERTISEMENTS.
        • As to Advertising.
      • As to Advertising.
    • AUTOGRAPHS AND ADVERTISEMENTS.
      • As to Advertising.
    • As to Advertising.
    • CHAPTER XXXVIII.
      • KINDNESS TO ANIMALS.
    • KINDNESS TO ANIMALS.
    • CHAPTER XXXIX.
      • ORKNEY AND SHETLAND.
    • ORKNEY AND SHETLAND.
    • CHAPTER XL.
      • LITERARY FRIENDS.
        • A Dining-out Anecdote.
        • A Mormon Guest.
      • A Dining-out Anecdote.
      • A Mormon Guest.
    • LITERARY FRIENDS.
      • A Dining-out Anecdote.
      • A Mormon Guest.
    • A Dining-out Anecdote.
    • A Mormon Guest.
    • CHAPTER XLI.
      • A FEW OLDER FRIENDSHIPS.
    • A FEW OLDER FRIENDSHIPS.
    • CHAPTER XLII.
      • POLITICAL.
    • POLITICAL.
    • CHAPTER XLIII.
      • A CURE FOR IRELAND.
    • A CURE FOR IRELAND.
    • CHAPTER XLIV.
      • SOME SPIRITUALISTIC REMINISCENCES.
    • SOME SPIRITUALISTIC REMINISCENCES.
    • CHAPTER XLV.
      • FICKLE FORTUNE.
    • FICKLE FORTUNE.
    • CHAPTER XLVI.
      • DE BEAUVOIR CHANCERY SUIT: AND BELGRAVIA.
        • A Lost Chance in Belgravia.
      • A Lost Chance in Belgravia.
    • DE BEAUVOIR CHANCERY SUIT: AND BELGRAVIA.
      • A Lost Chance in Belgravia.
    • A Lost Chance in Belgravia.
    • CHAPTER XLVII.
      • FLYING.
        • Extract from Proverbial Philosophy (Series iv. p. 375).
      • Extract from Proverbial Philosophy (Series iv. p. 375).
    • FLYING.
      • Extract from Proverbial Philosophy (Series iv. p. 375).
    • Extract from Proverbial Philosophy (Series iv. p. 375).
    • CHAPTER XLVIII.
      • LUTHER.
    • LUTHER.
    • CHAPTER XLIX.
      • FINAL.
        • THE END.
        • Transcriber's Notes
      • THE END.
      • Transcriber's Notes
    • FINAL.
      • THE END.
      • Transcriber's Notes
    • THE END.
    • Transcriber's Notes
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