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Author Strachey, Lytton, 1880-1932.

Title Books and characters, French & English, by Lytton Strachey.

Imprint New York, Harcourt, Brace, 1922.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection  809 St798b c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection  809 St798b c.3  ---  Lib Use Only
Description 324 p. front., ports. 23 cm.
Note "The following papers reprinted by kind permission of the editors of the Independent review, the New quarterly, the Athenaeum, and the Edinburgh review. The 'Dialogue' is now printed for the first time, from a manuscript, apparently in the hand writing of Voltaire and belonging to his English period."
Contents Racine.--Sir Thomas Brown.--Shakespeare's final period.--The lives of the poets.--Madame du Deffand.--Voltaire and England.--A dialogue.--Voltaire's tragedies.--Voltaire and Frederick the Great.--The Rousseau affair.--The poetry of Blake.--The last Elizabethan [T.L. Beddoes]--Henri Beyle.--Lady Hester Stanhope.--Mr. Creevey.
Subject English literature -- History and criticism.
French literature -- History and criticism.
Authors, English.
Authors, French.

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