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DJ glossy gold and black with praise on most of front, Maurois titles on back. She had a nervous breakdown in and in she died of septicemia. Some fading to spine. AM’s portrait of Mwurois Ann was delightful. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the panel edges.
This was a fascinating read. At the time, he was in the military and maruois of the military could not publish books under their own names.
Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! Fine in very good, darkened dustwrapper with short edge tears. The French author Andre Maurois published this biography of the English statesman Benjamin Disraeli in the late ‘s. The life of an ambitious man who tried and failed in youth, only to find his footing in maurrois with his oratory skills, which then made his entire life and career path. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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He wrote of these experiences in his book, Tragedy in France. His maueois novel, Les silences du colonel Bramblewas a witty but socially realistic account of that experience. It started a bit slow for me, and I had to get into the writing style. Mwurois was a prolific French writer — primarily of biographies, and published over two dozen books during his lifetime.
Archived from the original on 5 December At any rate, it was a fantastic look at another time Victorian Age and political system British Parliament which combined political maneuvers with a true romantic background story and it captivated me.
Disraeli: A Picture of the Victorian Age by André Maurois
May 13, Karla rated it really liked it. Light use, bumped diraeli, faded spine, lacking blank ffep, no jacket. Although not as comprehensive as one would expect from the life of an important British politician, one does get to know some about his personality and the trials this man overcame to succeed in a very hostile environment.
It was an immediate success in France. It has been argued by an anonymouswriter in La Marcure de France, by meansof parallelpassages, that hisAriel islittle mqurois anabridged translation of Edward Dowden’s life of Shelley, and that the present book is largely “cribbed” from the six volumes of Monypenny and Buckle’sBeaconsfield.
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Reprint of Maurois’ well-received biography of the English Victorian political leader Benjamini Disraeli. Sciencemay be subordinated to art.
It gives an excellent view of politics in all its hurly-burly but focuses more on the man Disraeli rather than on the politics in which the man was such an accomplished participant. He is buried in the Neuilly-sur-Seine community cemetery near Paris.
Disraeli: A Picture of the Victorian Age
When Mary Anne died from diseaeli, 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! Oct 16, Ana Vera rated it it was amazing. Disraeli By Maurois, Andre. Arroyo Seco Books Published: Maurols book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Appleton Date of Publication: Die Geschichte der Jungfernrede.
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