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Samuel Lover A Biographical Sketch With Selections From His Writings And Correspondence by Andrew James Symington

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


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Number of Pages260
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Open LibraryOL10572627M
ISBN 100548278830
ISBN 109780548278833

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Samuel Lover (Febru Dublin – July 6, ) was an Irish songwriter, novelist, as well as a painter of portraits, chiefly miniatures. He was the grandfather of Victor Herbert. See all books authored by Samuel Lover, including Legends and Stories of Ireland: To Which Is Added Illustrations of National Proverbs and Irish Sketches, and Tales & Legends of the Irish Peasantry (Nonsuch Classics), and more on Ireland Myths and Legends (Myths & legends) by Lover, Samuel and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at About The Book-Samuel Lover, born at Dublin on Febru , was the most versatile man of his age. He was a song-writer, a novelist, a painter, a dramatist, and an entertainer; and in each of these parts he was remarkably successful.

Online shopping for Books from a great selection of Music, Photography & Video, Performing Arts, Architecture, History & Criticism, Drawing & more at everyday low prices. Lover, Samuel, The life of Samuel Lover, R. H. A., artistic, literary, and musical, with selections from his unpublished papers and correspondence. (London, H. S. King & Co., ), also by William Bayle Bernard (page images at HathiTrust). Samuel Lover (24 February – 6 July ), also known as "Ben Trovato" ("well invented"), was an Irish songwriter, composer, novelist, and a painter of portraits, chiefly miniatures. He was the grandfather of Victor Herbert Life. Lover was born at number 60 Grafton Street. Handy Andy is the most enduringly popular of the novels of Samuel Lover, author, artist and musician. The laughing philosopher of the story is Andy Rooney, a fellow who had 'the most singularly ingenious knack of doing everything the wrong way. More than simply a comic novel, it has been described as a 'pill to purge melancholy'.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Handy Andy, Rory O'More, Legends and stories of Ireland, Treasure trove, The white horse of the Peppers, Songs and ballads, The happy man, Metrical tales, and other poems by Samuel Lover 17 editions - first published in. A Compendium of Irish Biography Lover, Samuel, "poet, novelist, dramatist, painter, etcher, and composer," was born in Dublin, 24th February He was the . Samuel Lover | This scarce antiquarian book is included in our special Legacy Reprint Series. In the interest of creating a more extensive selection of rare historical book reprints, we have chosen to reproduce this title even though it may possibly have occasional imperfections such as missing and blurred pages, missing text, poor pictures, markings, dark backgrounds and other reproduction. Author Samuel Lover. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the .