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Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. It’s a novelistic biography. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: However, it’s a good read and a good introduction to Disraeli.

Disraeli by Maurois, Andre

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The Canadian Historical Review. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong; 8vo 8″” – 9″” tall; pages; Description: Maurois, for instance,ismerelya plagiarist. Fortune, fashion, fame, even power, may incr “In particular he shared with the Oriental that double sentiment of a desire for the good things of this world and a perception of their hollow emptiness” The transition from “Forti nihil difficle” to “never explain, never complain” “Perhaps and probably I ought to be pleased.

Your purchase also supports literacy charities. Although his father had him baptized to Anglicanism at age 12, he was nonetheless Britain’s first and thus far only Prime Minister who was born into a Jewish family originally from Italy. I’m proud to have it on my shelves.


Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. This page was last edited on 14 Novemberat I really enjoyed reading about his strategy when figuring out politics, fellow men, and how he grew a surprising close relationship with Queen Victoria. Copy with crisp pages and clean text. Old Scrolls Book Shop Published: He was didraeli descendent of Venetian Jews, but was converted to the English church when he was a teenager.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Sign In Register Help Cart. When Mary Anne died from cancer, I briefly convinced myself that I must have read a different book when I was young and I had purchased the series based on a complete mistake!

First Penguin Edition, First Printing, The Book House – St. Diisraeli from the original on Rare Book Maurrois Published: Fine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved.

Maurois and Herr Ludwig are giving rise to a schoolof writers disralei senseof drama is greater than their knowledge of, or regard for, the facts. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves.

Stated first printing, spine faded, pages rough cut. AM shows Dizzy’s political success and the ideals behind it but doesn’t give any practical insight into the hows and whys of his djsraeli era.


In this biography, he manages to accurately place Disraeli dosraeli the context of the Victorian Era and the politics that existed at the time. She had a nervous breakdown in and in she died of septicemia. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the panel edges.

Very Good Hardcover,purple linen cover.

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Contact Contact Us Help. But why the antagonism towards Gladstone? He knew personally the main politicians in the French Government, and on 10 June he was sent on a mission to London. Sep disralei, Josiah rated it it was amazing.

The book is titled: Find Rare Books Book Value. Appleton and Company, His Maurois pseudonym became his legal name in But for someone who came into it with virtually no idea of who Disraeli was, it sometimes left me wanting more definition, more depth on political policies.

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