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Lytton Strachey :the new biographyby Michael Holroyd
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A revised and expanded biography of English historian Lytton Strachey (1880-1932), first published in 1968, providing a vibrant, intimate portrait of the Bloomsbury circle, their love affairs, jealousies, and creative ferment. Strachey's 1918 book Eminent Victorians critiqued the hypocrisy, imperialism, militarism, and religion of the Victorians and is credited with revolutionizing the historical biography genre. Mostly b&w photos, a few in color.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 706-750) and index.
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