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Lytton Strachey

Holroyd, Michael.

Lytton Strachey

a biography.

by Holroyd, Michael.

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Strachey, Lytton, 1880-1932.,
    • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Biographers -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Critics -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsHolroyd, Michael.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6037.T73 Z692 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1144, [8] p.
      Number of Pages1144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5088081M
      ISBN 100434345792
      LC Control Number74159435

      Jan 17,  · Lytton Strachey, English biographer and critic who opened a new era of biographical writing at the close of World War I. Adopting an irreverent attitude to the past and especially to the monumental life-and-letters volumes of Victorian biography, . Jan 02,  · Lytton Strachey's classic work Eminent Victorians was an assault on the Victorian Age and its values. For this new edition the text it printed in its entirety, and there are also new critical afterwords by four experts, reassessing Strachey's judgements on .

      Lytton Strachey was born on March 1, , in Clapham, London, the eleventh of thirteen children born to an upper-middle class family. Strachey was educated in private schools and by tutors until. A wonderfully witty book that, a century ago, forever burst the bubble of glory that had up till then so reverently encased the shimmering Victorian Empire. One should rather read Lytton Strachey’s ‘Eminent Victorians’ if one is interested to gain an insight into how Strachey dismounts with relish Victorian heroes and values/5(2K).

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Lytton Strachey’s most popular book is Eminent Victorians. Books by Lytton Strachey. Lytton Strachey Average rating · 4, ratings · reviews · shelved 12, times Showing 30 distinct works. Nov 20,  · Queen Victoria [Lytton Strachey] on hotellewin.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

'Queen Victoria', the famous biography by Lytton Strachey. Victoria was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June until her death.

Her reign of 63 years and seven months is known as the Victorian era. It was a period of industrial/5(79). Apr 24,  · eminent victorians lytton strachey victorian era lives nightingale manning. 22 customer reviews. Top Reviews. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

Please try again later. A.K. out of 5 stars A modern book from a century ago. April 24, Format /5(22). Deservedly considered a classic, Lytton Strachey, a member of the Bloomsbury Group, put forth a well-written and scrupulously researched biography of a fascinating figure.

The book captures Queen Victoria’s many political and personal contretemps endured throughout her long life, beginning with her ascendency to the throne at the age of eighteen/5. Mar 19,  · The Letters of Lytton Strachey Edited by Paul Levy Viking £30, pp 'As usual, it struck me that letters were the only really satisfactory form of literature,' mused Lytton Lytton Strachey book in Author: David Jays.

Giles Lytton Strachey (1 March - 21 January ) was a British 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 /5.

Nov 21,  · Lytton Strachey (), among the most famous writers of his time, was a member of the Bloomsbury group and the author of a number of biographies. His Eminent Victorians, published ininaugurated a new style of biography distinguished by irony, wit, irreverence, and elegance of language.

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Eminent Victorians would transform the. Nov 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Lytton Strachey: The New Biography book by Michael Holroyd. A triumphant success His prose is confident, clear occasionally perfect. —Dennis Potter, The Times (London)It is impossible to suppose that this Free shipping over $Cited by: Book review: “Eminent Victorians” By Lytton Strachey Twenty years ago, a friend of mine, Steve Swanson, recommended Lytton Strachey’s “Eminent Victorians” as a classic in the field of biography — and a delightful read as well.

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We see Victoria as a strong-willed child with a famous temper, as the year-old girl queen, as a monarch, wife, mother, and /5(5). Dec 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project hotellewin.com by: Lytton Strachey: Author: This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free.

You may do whatever you like with this book, but mostly we hope you will read it. Here at FadedPage and our companion site Distributed Proofreaders Canada. Lytton Strachey () is one of the key figures in the cultural life of twentieth century Britain, and his letters are a literary treasure-trove of the man and his world, as well as a record of the startling and poignant love-affair, between him and the painter Dora Carrington.

The breadth of his correspondence is breathtaking, going from. LYTTON STRACHEY has been blamed for almost everything that has gone wrong with Britain in the 20th century, from the fall of the empire to the decline of the nuclear family.

And Michael Holroyd's. by Lytton Strachey Preface THE history of the Victorian Age will never be written; we know too much about it. For ignorance is the first requisite of the historian--ignorance, which simplifies and clarifies, which Bowdler's book in a conspicuous position on the drawing-room1/6.

LibraryThing Review User Review - tess_schoolmarm - LibraryThing [Lytton Strachey]'s biography of Queen Victoria is not over the top in minute details.

It is written more as a narrative or novel and is quite an enjoyable read.4/5(2). About Lytton Strachey. Lytton Strachey, whose iconoclastic reexaminations of historical figures forever changed the course of modern biographical writing, was born in London on March 1, He was educated in a series of private schools and attended University College, Liverpool, before entering More about Lytton Strachey.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Lytton Strachey (Strachey, Lytton, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Strachey, Lytton, Books and Characters, French and English (c) (Gutenberg text) Strachey, Lytton, Elizabeth and Essex: A Tragic History (c) (HTML in Canada; NO US ACCESS).The Project Gutenberg EBook of Books and Characters, by Lytton Strachey This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.Eminent Victorians By Lytton Strachey.

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