The Amateur Spirit

Author: Bliss Perry
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ISBN: 9781115179201
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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.

The Protestant Ethic And The Spirit Of Sport

Author: Steven J. Overman
Publisher: Mercer University Press
ISBN: 0881462268
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–John Tunis The modern spirit of amateurism emerged in Victorian England's
elite universities and private athletic clubs as an artifact of the class system. The
amateur athlete was equated with the gentleman sportsman who participated out
of ...

Practical Taxidermy A Manual Of Instruction To The Amateur In Collecting Preserving And Setting Up Natural History Specimens Of All Kinds To Which Is Added A Chapter Upon The Pictorial Arrangement Of Museums

Author: Montagu Browne
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1473376890
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spirit (containing only 49 per cent. by weight of pure alcohol as against 84 per
cent. contained in rectified spirit) is, says Dr. Guenther, the lowest strength which
can be used. These will then stand as NO. 19.—RECTIFIED SPIRITS OF WINE (
56 ...

Amateur Cinema

Author: Charles Tepperman
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520959558
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The word amateur emerged in English use in the late eighteenth century,
borrowed from the French language: “Amateur, ... In his 1904 article “The
Amateur Spirit,” American essayist Bliss Perry itemized the amateur economists,
sociologists, ...

Small Gauge Storytelling Discovering The Amateur Fiction Film

Author: Ryan Shand
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748656359
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(and hitherto little discussed) continuity existed between the amateur fiction film
movement of this period and the commercial ... Indeed, even after he turned
professional, Watkins continued actively to espouse the amateur 'spirit' over the ...

Destiny Of Change

Author: Kenneth Schneider
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 059530415X
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The amateur's potential role is flexible and freely inventive on the one hand, and
likely to be more closely involved with ... In community, at least, the vital spirit of
the amateur should normally override the cold precision of the professional.

Literature In The Making

Author: Nancy Glazener
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199390142
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The lead essay in Bliss Perry's The Amateur Spirit (1904) confronted the new
organization of knowledge more directly, seeking to reclaim the best of
amateurism. The essays in the volume were written while Perry was editor of the
Atlantic ...

The Amateur

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For the Amateur. TO Dearest, thy sweet, enchanting smile Beams on my memory,
like the ray, That lingers on some ruined pile, When sinks the glorious eye of day.
Oh! does thy spirit ever fly - To scenes that passed so fleetly by— To those ...