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Ebenezer Cooke

Edward H. Cohen

Ebenezer Cooke

the sot-weed canon

by Edward H. Cohen

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maryland
    • Subjects:
    • Cooke, Ebenezer, ca. 1667-ca. 1732,
    • Poets, American -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Biography,
    • Maryland -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Biography,
    • Maryland -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Edward H. Cohen.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS732 .C6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 125 p. ;
      Number of Pages125
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5440242M
      ISBN 100820303461
      LC Control Number73089716

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        In the last years of the Seventeenth Century there was to be found among the fops and fools of the London coffee-houses one rangy, gangling flitch called Ebenezer Cooke, more ambitious than talented, and yet more talented than prudent, who, like his friends-in-folly, all of whom were supposed to be educating at Oxford or Cambridge, had found.   Genealogy profile for Ebenezer Cooke Ebenezer Cooke ( - ) - Genealogy Genealogy for Ebenezer Cooke ( - ) family tree on Geni, with over million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

      The main character is Ebenezer Cooke, something of a dandy boy, a wanna-be poet. He seeks to become the poet laureate of the Maryland colony. So THE SOT-WEED FACTOR traces his journey from London to Maryland in the new colonies, and all the adventures and misadventures that befall him: kidnapped by pirates, then kidnapped by Indians, the loss /5(31).   A feast. Dense, funny, endlessly inventive (and, OK, yes, long-winded) this satire of the 18th-century picaresque novel—think Fielding’s Tom Jones or Sterne’s Tristram Shandy —is also an earnest picture of the pitfalls awaiting innocence as it makes its unsteady way in the world. It’s the late 17th century and Ebenezer Cooke is a poet, dutiful son and determined virgin who travels.


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Ebenezer Cooke (poet): | |Ebenezer Cooke| (|c.|| | – |c.|| |), a London-born |poet|, wrote what some schol World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation. In Cooke published an analysis of children’s drawings that became a great influence on teachers and researchers, and in published an English edition of Pestalozzi's How Gertrude Teaches Her Children.

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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Ebenezer Cooke: Satire in the Colonial South So it is good to have a book devoted exclusively to Cooke at last, and doubly good to have one which insists on its opening page upon making and maintaining the distinction between literature and philosophy, theology, or various kinds of history.

Although Ebenezer Cooke must rank as one of the most accomplished American satirists before Benjamin Franklin, if not indeed as Franklin's most talented predecessor, you will scarcely find him mentioned even in the Ebenezer Cooke book influential and highly regarded studies of Southern and American humor.

Writing of Ebenezer Cooke's The Sot-weed Factor inLawrence Wroth, whose bibliographical researches remain indispensable for the student of colonial American literature and culture, praised the vividness with which the background and the human types of early eighteenth-century Maryland were portrayed in the poem.

Ebenezer Cooke is the author of The Sot-Weed Factor or a Voyage to Maryland ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), The Sot-Weed Factor Or A Voyage To Ma. Ebenezer Cooke (ca. – ca. ), a London-born poet, wrote what some scholars consider the first American satire: “The Sotweed Factor, or A Voyage to Maryland, A Satyr” ().

He has been fictionalized by John Barth as the comically innocent protagonist of The Sot-Weed Factor, a novel in which a series of fantastic misadventures leads Cooke to write his poem.

52 M ii. Ebenezer Cook was born on 5 Mar Had 9 Children. Ebenezer married Pheobe Blakeslee on 10 May Pheobe was born estimated + 53 M iii. Henry Cook IV was born on 17 Aug He died on 6 Sep 54 F iv.

Thankful Cook was born on 20 Jun in Waterbury, Conn. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Ebenezer Cooke. A Wikipedia article about this author is available.

Cooke, Ebenezer, ed.: How Gertrude Teaches Her Children: An Attempt to Help Mothers to Teach Their Children and an Account of the Method (London: S.

Sonnenschein; Syracuse, NY: C.W. Bardeen, ), by Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi, trans. by Lucy E. Holland and Francis C. Turner. Ebenezer Cooke; Books by Ebenezer Cooke. The Sot-Weed Factor.

Author: Ebenezer Cooke. Hardcover Apr List Price: $ Compare Prices. The Sot-Weed Factor, or a Voyage to Maryland. Author: Ebenezer Cooke. Paperback. Cooke, Ebenezer, ?. Title: The Sot-weed Factor: or, A Voyage to Maryland. A Satyr. In which is Describ'd The Laws, Government, Courts and Constitutions of the Country, and also the Buildings, Feasts, Frolicks, Entertainments and Drunken Humours of the Inhabitants of that Part of America.

In Burlesque Verse. Language: English: LoC Class. EBENEZER COOKE (fl. s—s?) of Maryland is a major figure in colonial American literature. He is best known for the long satirical poem “The Sot-Weed Factor.” (The sot-weed is tobacco, mainstay of the Southern.

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Ebenezer decides while carousing in college that he. " Early Maryland Poetry by Ebenezer Cooke First edition THUS. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Photocopied book. Facsimilie of first edition.

Previous owners name in ink on FEP. Bound in grey cloth. Secure packaging for safe delivery. " See all. The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Sot-weed Factor: or, A Voyage to Maryland, by Ebenezer Cook This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Ebenezer, or Eben, Cooke and his twin sister, Anna, are born in to Andrew Cooke on a tobacco, or sot-weed, plantation at Cooke’s Point in the colony of Maryland.So, yes, like Candide et al, the unfortunate Ebenezer Cooke encounters just about every form of misfortune within the pages of this book.

The Sot-Weed Factor is near pages long and so the misery and pain he suffers becomes as attritional and relentless as the sort served up in some kind of art house movie [Requiem for a Dream, maybe.