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Hermsprong; or, Man as he is not

Robert Bage

Hermsprong; or, Man as he is not

a novel

by Robert Bage

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Published by printed at the Minevra Press for William Lane in London .
Written in English


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Statementby the author of Man as he is.
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Open LibraryOL19827970M

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Barter Books; Bage, Robert; ; Hermsprong or Man as he is Not. Publisher: London.: The Folio Society. Edition: First FS Edition; Published Date: A critical description and analysis of the novel Hermsprong. Richardson, Robbie J () Entry on 'Hermsprong, or, Man as He is Not'. In: The Cambridge Guide to Author: Robbie J Richardson.

  When Hermsprong jokingly remarks upon the cosmopolitan largesse of his own religious "faith"--"At Lisbon I believed all holy catholic things; at Rome I believed in the infallibility of the tiara [the triple crown of the Pope]; and in England I believe in church and king, the first article of faith; which, if a man do not, he cannot be saved" (H.   Hermsprong: Or, Man as He Is Not by Robert Bage The Brown Fairy Book by Andrew Lang East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North by Kay Nielsen.


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The hero of the story, Mr Charles Hermsprong, is a truth-fairy (he speaks truth as he sees it) and he explodes into the polite society of the local gentry. Raised in America, the son of a an English father and a French mother, he has returned to England to claim his inheritance. Hermsprong or Man As He Is Not by Robert Bage - Special Limited Edition This unprepossessing small book is actually the rarest of all books published by the Folio Society.

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The protagonist, a European raised among Native Americans, visits Europe and is dismayed by what he encounters. While such satire might seem conventional enough, Hermsprong is distinguished from other political novels of the period by its.

Robert Bage's Hermsprong satirizes English society of the s targeting, in particular, corrupt clergymen, grasping lawyers and wicked aristocrats.

The protagonist, a European raised among Native Americans, visits Europe and is dismayed by what he encounters/5(). Full text of "Man as He is Not: Or, Hermsprong " See other formats. I spun it round and caught sight of a book with a cover portrait of a beautiful young man with intelligent eyes.

I’d never heard of Robert Bage or his book called Hermsprong; Man as He is not. Flipping it open I found the novel was published in Reading the back it said it was funny (and as it only cost £1) so I bought it. When the story begins, he has just returned to England as a young man.

Hermsprong is an odd blend of Enlightenment philosophe and American "savage," with abundant physical energy, a generous heart, the gift of gab, and a slashing sense of humor. He is also an outspoken radical on virtually any political, social, and religious topic - an anti /5(5).

He was a man of pride and vanity, proud of his possessions and a stolid adherent of the English class system. He regarded Hermsprong as a young worthless upstart, and frowned on his Caroline having anything to do with him. But they become friends anyway, cementing their friendship after both are invited to spend time with the Sumelins.

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