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J. Anthony Froude : the last undiscovered great Victorian : a biography

Author: Julia Markus
Publisher: New York : Scribner, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Biographer Julia Markus has written a portrait of the brilliant, tortured, and controversial James Anthony Froude - the quintessential Victorian, father of modern biography, historian, diplomat, and prodigal son." "J. Anthony Froude captures the roiling cultural history of a century through one man's dynamic life. From his birth in 1818 to his death in 1894, J. Anthony Froude embodied the issues and complexities of
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Markus, Julia, 1939-
J. Anthony Froude.
New York : Scribner, c2005
(OCoLC)607621324
Named Person: James Anthony Froude; James Anthony Froude
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julia Markus
ISBN: 9780743245555 0743245555
OCLC Number: 60373631
Description: 340 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Sliding toward Tasmania --
Yes and no --
The perfect marriage --
Confronting the labyrinth of modern confusion --
The hero as biographer --
The unstrung bow --
The world according to the Muslim, the Irishman, and the Hebrew Conjurer --
The revolution in my affairs.
Responsibility: by Julia Markus.
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