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Caesar A Sketch

£9.99

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Hardback. Maroon buckram boards with gilt border on front. Gilt titles on spine. Good condition. Spine faded and back board has some fading and spotting. Hinge between title page and dedication page is split and gauze exposed. Contents are generally clean and binding is secure. Ex school library book with stamp on ffep and library ticket holder on fep. Previous owner inscription on blank page. The Silver Library edition published by Longmans, Green and Co, 1899.

This biography of Caesar by James Anthony Froude was published in 1879. "Froude was an English historian, novelist, biographer, and editor of Fraser's Magazine. From his upbringing amidst the Anglo-Catholic Oxford Movement, Froude intended to become a clergyman, but doubts about the doctrines of the Anglican church, published in his scandalous 1849 novel The Nemesis of Faith, drove him to abandon his religious career. Froude turned to writing history, becoming one of the best known historians of his time for his History of England from the Fall of Wolsey to the Defeat of the Spanish Armada. Inspired by Thomas Carlyle, Froude's historical writings were often fiercely polemical, earning him a number of outspoken opponents."

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Author(s):
Froude J A
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13 x 19
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
568
Publisher:
Longmans, Green, and Co
Title:
Caesar A Sketch

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Hardback. Maroon buckram boards with gilt border on front. Gilt titles on spine. Good condition. Spine faded and back board has some fading and spotting. Hinge between title page and dedication page is split and gauze exposed. Contents are generally clean and binding is secure. Ex school library book with stamp on ffep and library ticket holder on fep. Previous owner inscription on blank page. The Silver Library edition published by Longmans, Green and Co, 1899.

This biography of Caesar by James Anthony Froude was published in 1879. "Froude was an English historian, novelist, biographer, and editor of Fraser's Magazine. From his upbringing amidst the Anglo-Catholic Oxford Movement, Froude intended to become a clergyman, but doubts about the doctrines of the Anglican church, published in his scandalous 1849 novel The Nemesis of Faith, drove him to abandon his religious career. Froude turned to writing history, becoming one of the best known historians of his time for his History of England from the Fall of Wolsey to the Defeat of the Spanish Armada. Inspired by Thomas Carlyle, Froude's historical writings were often fiercely polemical, earning him a number of outspoken opponents."

Author(s):
Froude J A
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13 x 19
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
568
Publisher:
Longmans, Green, and Co
Title:
Caesar A Sketch

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