EMINENT VICTORIANS (1938) - Lytton Strachey
Lytton Strachey's biting and funny "Eminent Victorians" in a beautiful Chatto & Windus edition.
Publication year: 1938
Dimensions: 17,5 cm X 11,5 cm
Contents: Preface - Cardinal Manning - Florence Nightingale - Dr. Arnold - The End of General Gordon
“VERY GOOD CONDITION”
Giles Lytton Strachey (1 March 1880 – 21 January 1932) was an English writer and critic.
A founding member of the Bloomsbury Group and author of Eminent Victorians, he is best known for establishing a new form of biography in which psychological insight and sympathy are combined with irreverence and wit. His biography Queen Victoria (1921) was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize.