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Brazenhead the Great

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Published by McLead & Allen in Toronto .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4787 .B73 1911
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 316 p.
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26552407M

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Brazenhead the Great by Maurice Henry Hewlett Download PDF EPUB FB2

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There was a copy of the novel on a low shelf in Brazenhead’s back room, the first-edition room. Beside it were the hardcover volumes of Whittemore's magnum opus, the Jerusalem Quartet, all long Author: Brian Patrick Eha.

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I started going to Brazenhead all the time with Grace, who was then my girlfriend. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hewlett, Maurice, Brazenhead the Great. London, Smith, Elder, (OCoLC) Material Type.

Brazenhead the Great is completely stock full of action and adventure. Not only did I enjoy reading this novel because of the nonstop adventure and intrigue, but I also loved the fact that the author was really true to what was actually going on during this time period, without coming across as boring.5/5(2).

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Thus, we chose the oldest and most revered pub in Dublin as our paradigm. The Brazen Head on Bridge Street was for centuries the site of much plotting and intrigue as revolutionaries of.

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- Brazenhead the Great by Maurice Hewlett (English) Hardcover Book Free Shipping. $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write. Rachel described Brazenhead as a mecca for book lovers and as one of those rare New York City gems, an extremely fascinating, yet unknown, spot.

Rachel invited me to a salon being held at the space, and although I’m not a literary type in the traditional sense (I read a ton — just mostly nonfiction), I jumped on the opportunity to visit.

Brazenhead the Great is a thrilling historical adventure tale. Maurice Henry Hewlett (–), was an English historical novelist, poet and essayist, born in Kent. He was called to the Bar but never practised, and during – he was Keeper of Land Revenue Records.

Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. The Brazen Head is a pub in Merchant's Quay, was built as a coaching inn inon the site of a merchant's dwelling dating back to at least Local tradition claims that the site has housed a tavern or alehouse sincealthough there is no documentary evidence to support this.

Kelleher claims it first received a licence to sell ale inand the first mention Architectural style: Georgian, Lateth century. ‘A good book is the best friend there is,’ and that’s really true, it is so, a good book is the best friend there is.” And that sentiment, Kafka’s Kafkaesque-ness notwithstanding, is where Seidenberg and Brazenhead Books figure on.

The Brazen Head, Dublin, Ireland. 14K likes. The Brazen Head is Ireland's oldest pub. Near to Christchurch Cathedral and The Guinness Brewery, it is /5(). Brazenhead Books is one of the great secrets and wonders of today's New York, an anomaly in a Manhattan ruled by the obvious and the dull.

Run by long-time bookseller Michael Seidenberg, it is a speakeasy bookshop housed in an undisclosed rent-stabilized Upper East Side apartment, complete with a twice-weekly salon. The Good Host, but Bad Bookseller, of Brazenhead Books.

Michael Seidenberg’s shop, Brazenhead Books, part speakeasy, part bookstore, will soon close. “Some nights, it’s more like a book. Tucked high above the bustle of the street, Michael's secret secondhand bookshop is a mecca for those who savor the story behind the volume.

Read the Etsy bl. After visiting numerous Dublin pubs it was a wonderful experience to visit the Brazen head. Food was good but my review was about Fiona the barmaid she pulled firsty a great pint but her friendly nature and knowledge of Dublin was outstanding.

It was refreshing to talk to and /5(K). Then, for about a decade, Brazenhead Books was a floating bookshop, popping up at rare book fairs and for sidewalk sales. The books were moved into the apartment after the brick-and-mortar store Author: AN Devers.

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“One of the great joys of living in New York has been bringing people to Brazenhead,” said Isaac Butler, 40, a critic who is writing. The shop hosts many events, from book readings to dance parties.

The terrace overlooking the sea is also a great place to take in the sunset. PHOTO: FXEGS Javier Espuny /. Seidenberg signing Motherless Brooklyn. Secret or not, what this place isn’t is pretentious.

Buy a book, or don’t. Stay to chat, or leave. Spread the word, or never mention Brazenhead again. See 14 photos and 2 tips from 42 visitors to Brazenhead Books.

"This is my favorite place in New York."Location: E 84th St, New York,NY. Y ears ago, a friend invited me to something called Brazenhead Books, only she didn’t call it that. She, like everyone else, called it “the secret bookstore”. Except it. Mating by Norman Rush: Book of the Mouth Club.

Ap We are starting a new feature here at Brazenhead – Book of the Mouth Club. A place to recommend books, not new ones, although the titles may be new to some.

My best argument for reading this book is that it makes a great companion. It amuses you. It engages and pushes you. Brazenhead: A secret bookstore's long goodbye.

By the Brazenhead name for 40 years — first in stores in Brooklyn and Manhattan then outside of Central Park and at book fairs — in   At the start, all the parties are “in a great mood” and willing to discuss ways to keep things fair, he said.

“That’s usually the best time to come up with these parameters,” he said. "Diverse book selection focusing on race, politics, class, and gender—not just “dead-white-guy literature.” They also have awesome merchandise from. Booze, Books and Brazenhead.

people are always guaranteed a free drink in hand and a great night out. the shop doesn’t need to rely on book sales to stay afloat.

Brazenhead books currently resides in it's newest home on East 84th Street where an overflow of books rises in stacks the crimson red carpet to the ceiling, even spilling Author: Maya Harrison.

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Call us on or email us at [email protected](4). Located in the heart of Historic Dubin and inspired by the oldest pub in Ireland, Brazenhead welcomes friends, neighbors and any good-natured passers-by willing to share a stout and perhaps a story or two. With interiors built by Irish carpenters and a patio that overlooks Historic Dublin, The Brazenhead is a local favorite that welcomes one and all.

Delicious fare, live /5(). Great Irish brands like Guinness and Kilkenny, famous Irish whiskeys like Tullamore Dew and Jameson's along with Bailey's are the big sellers at The Brazen Head.

Like in the great pubs of Ireland, The Brazen Head plays its music subtly enough so that people can enjoy the warmth of a great conversation. At BrazenHead Books, a secret bookstore in uptown Manhattan, visitors come for the literature and stay for the banter.

We recently stopped by to browse for paperbacks and found owner Michael Seidenberg amusing his guests with one-liners, novel recommendations, and stories from his salad days at clown school.

Went in here a couple of Fridays ago, first time here. Great place for Celtic fans, full of interesting memorabilia. Busy, as it was just after 5, but the 2 bar staff were very good. No long wait to be served, and extremely hospitable.

Will be back on my return to Glasgow5/5(4). Cart; February 2, An evening at Brazenhead Books by Claire Kelley. Time is running out for Brazenhead Books in its current location. Michael Seidenberg, the proprietor of the “speakeasy bookstore” says he’ll be moving in July Fortuately, that’s much later than earlier reports, but there’s still only a few months until the secret shop morphs into another iteration.Michael Seidenberg, the owner of New York City's Brazenhead Books, has died.

Seidenberg opened his first bookstore in Brooklyn in and a year later moved it .The Brazen Head is a high-quality authentic Irish Restaurant and Pub, providing a unique Irish atmosphere and service to its clientele. All Brazen Heads are designed and operated under the guidelines of the "Irish Pub Concept" (IPC) a highly successful programme that has established 1, Irish restaurants and pubs around the globe.