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Intellect and character in Victorian England : Mark Pattison and the invention of the Don

Author: H S Jones
Publisher: Cambridge [etc.] : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first full-length study of a distinguished Victorian intellectual who stood at the epicentre of the revolutions that transformed English academic and intellectual life in the nineteenth century:  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biografieën (vorm)
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Intellect and character in Victorian England
(NL-LeOCL)362687188
Named Person: Mark Pattison
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: H S Jones
ISBN: 0521876052 9780521876056
OCLC Number: 907170207
Description: viii, 285 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The invention of the don; Part I. Lives: 1. 'No History but a Mental History'; 2. 'Into the abysses, or no one knows where'; 3. Memoirs and memories; Part II. Ideas: 4. Manliness and good learning; 5. The endowment of learning; 6. The history of ideas as self-culture; Epilogue: The don as intellectual?
Responsibility: H.S. Jones.
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'H. S. Jones wrote the excellent entry on Mark Pattison for the New Dictionary of National Biography, and now he has written a lengthier study not on what he did but what he thought. ... Jones shows Read more...

 
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