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Author: David Gilmour
Publisher: London : J. Murray, 1994
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This biography investigates the anecdotes and accusations that have turned the magnetic and contradictory figure of Curzon into something of a caricature. Emphasis is placed on the importance of his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon, Marquis of; George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon of Kedleston, Marquess; George Nathaniel Curzon of Curzon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Gilmour
ISBN: 0719548349 9780719548345
OCLC Number: 31783193
Awards: Winner of Duff Cooper Memorial Prize 1995
Description: xv, 684 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, 3 maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Gilmour.

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