Eminent Victorians: Cardinal Manning, Dr. Arnold, Florence Nightingale, General Gordon (Modern Library #212.1)

By: STRACHEY, Lytton

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Four short biographies of leading persons living in the time of Queen Victoria: Cardinal Henry Manning, Florence Nightingale, Dr. Thomas Arnold and Gen. "Chinese" Gordon. This work first published in 1918. With a preface by the author. --- Toledano spine 8, w/green cloth-covered boards, gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks, black topstain, grey Kent endpapers. Volume bears 1918 date but likely published c.1954. Jacket style i, verso advertises 371 titles in ML catalog. ML #212.1. --- With shallow indentations to front cover and sticker removal evidence on front paste-down; otherwise a firm, clean, unmarked copy. Price-clipped dust jacket with some very light chipping and small tears; in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 342 pages

Title: Eminent Victorians: Cardinal Manning, Dr. Arnold, Florence Nightingale, General Gordon (Modern Library #212.1)

Author Name: STRACHEY, Lytton

Categories: >>Modern Library Editions, >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [1954]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 76628