The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life in Books [Audiobook] download free by John Carey

The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life in Books Audiobook download free by John Carey
  • Listen audiobook: The Unexpected Professor: An Oxford Life in Books
  • Author: John Carey
  • Release date: 2015/3/31
  • Publisher: FABER & FABER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780571310937
  • Rating: 8.18 of 10
  • Votes: 157
  • Review by: Yadiel Beebe
  • Review rating: 7.61 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/2
  • Duration: 4H45M29S in 256 kbps (76.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-12
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: ATRAC, MP3, WMA, WAV, FLAC, AAC, MPEG4 (compression TAR.LZO, BZ, ZIP, ALZ, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 384
  • Includes a PDF summary of 44 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 33M33S (8.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Among the wealthy elders, my views gave some offence. Two or three people walked out of my lecture in Hamburg. At a dinner in Oldenburg I was seated next to a senior academic who berated me for my leftist leanings - not what he expected of an Oxford professor...'John Carey, best known for his provocative stance on the arts and the academic establishment, looks back on his journey from an ordinary background to Oxford's oldest literary professorship. Books formed the backbone of his life: from Biggles in his boyhood home to G. K. Chesterton in his West London grammar school to rigorous scholarship on Milton, Donne and many others. In this warm and funny memoir, he remembers afresh his encounters with the great (and not so great) works of English literature - the rewards, fulfilment and sheer pleasure to be found there.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Higher & Further Education, Tertiary Education, Autobiography: Literary, Memoirs, Literary Studies: General, Universities
  • Download servers: FileCupid, MEGA, FreakShare, Dropbox, Torrent Downloads, FileServe. Compressed in TAR.LZO, BZ, ZIP, ALZ, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.17 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x22mm
  • Weight: 309g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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