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Fine in very good, darkened dustwrapper with short edge tears. It was an immediate success in France. Remains particularly well-preserved overall.

Nicely written, though somewhat romantic, but that is par for biographies dating to the ‘s. It liesrather in the author’s treatment of his subject, and in the extraordinary success which it has achieved. View freely available titles: Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. Very good copy in disfaeli original gilt-blocked, cloth-backed, marbled boards.

It was very good and one of may favorites of the series.

He wrote of these experiences in his book, Tragedy in France. The book is titled: Jun 24, Lee Ann rated it really liked it Shelves: Disrweli purple silk cloth boards with bright stamped gold lettering on cover and spine.

I was curious to read about this man I’d heard of, but knew nothing. The style is very condensed.


André Maurois

Although his disfaeli 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. Near Fine Book Edition: Tear to bottom front panel. His family had fled Alsace after the Franco-Prussian War of —71 and took refuge in Elbeuf, where they owned a woollen mill. Fine; no text marks, unmarked. Both the cover and the book are in positively excellent condition.

Showing best matches Show all copies. Readable and interesting biography by the Anglophilic Frenchman, probably better known for his excellent literary criticism. I didn’t expect to be inspired Your purchase also supports literacy charities. Disraeli started out with a law career, but gave it up because it was boring.

This is a very sympathetic biography, well-written and insightful. Disraeli Maurois, Andre Time Life. Louis Carrier and Co.

Disraeli: A Picture of the Victorian Age by André Maurois

Muy recomendable para entender el significado del poder en las diferentes etapas de la vida. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of disraelli content: The Book House – St.

But why the antagonism towards Gladstone? Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth.

It has been argued by an anonymouswriter in La Marcure de France, by meansof parallelpassages, that hisAriel islittle morethan 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.


Decorative blue silk binding, titles in gilt, 8 illustrations. Binding is Cloth Bds.

Wikiquote has quotations related to: Disraei do not think there is realy any person much unhappier than I am, and not fantastically so. This book was suggested by my mother, and how fitting, I finish it on Mother’s Day! Disraeli Andre Maurois N. It is not within the scopeof the book to tell in detail the full effects of Huskisson’s measures in Canada or the attitude of Canadians towards them. No one volume could really do Disraeli justice. I can only tell you that truth AM tracks his subject more through his developing principles than through chronology.

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He was a descendent of Venetian Jews, but was converted to the English church when he was a teenager.