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!!> Read ➹ Thomas of Reading ➼ Author Thomas Deloney – Reptileclassifieds.us

Thomas of Reading Sometimes Considered The First Novel In English Language, Thomas Of Reading Loosely Follows The Lives Of Six Clothiers.

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    Takes a while to get used to the writing, the language and spelling I d also heard of the story of the murder mentioned in the book, sounds a bit like Sweeney Todd except set in a pub with a cauldron of boiling water.


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    THOMAS DELONEY from 1543 to about 1600Deloney in his time was well known as a chronicler of many well known songs, ballads, and poems.In about 1612 his first novel, Thomas of Reading was published, Thomas of Reading , also called The Six worthie Yeomen of the West , is really the story of a successful and rich Guild of Clothiers who flourished in the Day s of King Henry the First.The wonderfully pleasant style of writing and amusing vocabulary tells us how these clothiers came to the attenti THOMAS DELONEY from 1543 to about 1600Deloney in his time was well known as a chronicler of many well known songs, ballads, and poems.In about 1612 his first novel, Thomas of Reading was published, Thomas of Reading , also called The Six worthie Yeomen of the West , is really the story of a successful and rich Guild of Clothiers who flourished in the Day s of King Henry the First.The wonderfully pleasant style of writing and amusing vocabulary tells us how these clothiers came to the attention of the King, who, realizing the importance of these artisans to the commonwealt...


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    Not even remotely my speed Here, in list form, are my reasons 1 64 pages that covered five years That s just cramming in too much 2 No character development At all See number 1 above 3 The spelling and language is super outdated Not Deloney s fault, obviously I m sure it was all perfect back in the day But, it was very tough to get through For me In the twenty first century 4 view spoiler What, may I ask, is so damned pleasant about being boiled alive hide spoiler You Not even remotely my speed Here, in list form, are my reasons 1 64 pages that covered five years That s just cramming in too much 2 No character development At all See number 1 above 3 The spelling and language is super outdated Not Deloney s fault, obviously I m sure it was all perfect back in the day But, it was very tough to get through For me In the twenty first century 4 view spoiler What, may I ask, is so damned pleasant about being boiled alive hide spoiler You too can read it HERE.And now, a little ditty from the story, to give you a taste O Ienny my ioy, I die for thy loue,And now I heare say that thou dost remoue And therefore, Ienny, I pray thee recite,Where shall I meete thee soone at night.For why, with my Master nowill I stay,But for thy hue I will runne away Ienny, Ienny, thou puttest me to paine,That thou no longer wilt here remaine.I will weare out my shooes of ...


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    This is the oldest piece of literature I have yet read, being from 1600, and besting Gulliver s Travels by about 125 years It s included in the later editions of 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die The spellings are certainly a challenge but it gets easier as one reads farther and accustoms to it It is made fairly tolerable by it s short l...


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    Oh how I enjoyed this Sigh


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    I really hoped to enjoy this, but, it really is an early novel and as such is a bit rough There s a religious moral overtone to some of the book, but really not as much as I would have expected for the time period There are a couple really good bits in it that do make it worth reading There is a part where a woman is being chided by her husband and she states that he wouldn t be happy no matter what she did If she s friendly, she s a flirt, if she s straight faced she s a prude, if she stay I really hoped to enjoy this, but, it really is an early novel and as such is a bit rough There s a religious moral overtone to some of the book, but really not as much as I would have expected for the time period There are a couple really good bits in it that do make it worth reading There is a part where a woman is being chided by her husband and she states that he wouldn t be happy no matter what she did If she s friendly, she s a flirt, if she s straight faced she s a prude, if she stay s at home she s melancholy if she goes out she s a gadabout and so on That is very paraphrased, the paragraph is much better in the book Additionally, there s a portion that leaves one to wonder if it is the inspiration for the character Sweeney Todd An innkeeper and his wife have rigged one of their roo...

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