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Lonsdale : The Authorised Life Of Hugh Lowther

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Product description

Hardback. Blue cloth covered book, shelf wear/markings to outer boards and spine. Text is clear and readable throughout. Spine slightly warped. Includes plates, portraits and a fold out map. Binding is good.

Published by Odhams Press, 1946.

From the book foreword:

It's not an easy matter to write the biography of a man who is still, happily with us -the more particularly when the man is a character of such international reputation as is lord lansdale. Criticism may seem an impertinence, and is the possible revival of old controversies an indelicacy. nevertheless, a certain amount of both these functions must be performed by the biographer if he not to degenerate into the sycophant. If i have in any way succeeded in navigating, these, or other, troubled waters successfully, it is due to the unfailing interest and kind assistance which Lord lansdale has been good enough to extend to me during the performance of my pleasant task - Lionel dawson.

Item details

Author(s):
Dawson, Lionel
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
23.5 x 16 cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
285
Publisher:
Odhams Press
Title:
Lonsdale: The Authorised Life Of Hugh Lowther

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Hardback. Blue cloth covered book, shelf wear/markings to outer boards and spine. Text is clear and readable throughout. Spine slightly warped. Includes plates, portraits and a fold out map. Binding is good.

Published by Odhams Press, 1946.

From the book foreword:

It's not an easy matter to write the biography of a man who is still, happily with us -the more particularly when the man is a character of such international reputation as is lord lansdale. Criticism may seem an impertinence, and is the possible revival of old controversies an indelicacy. nevertheless, a certain amount of both these functions must be performed by the biographer if he not to degenerate into the sycophant. If i have in any way succeeded in navigating, these, or other, troubled waters successfully, it is due to the unfailing interest and kind assistance which Lord lansdale has been good enough to extend to me during the performance of my pleasant task - Lionel dawson.

Author(s):
Dawson, Lionel
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
23.5 x 16 cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
285
Publisher:
Odhams Press
Title:
Lonsdale: The Authorised Life Of Hugh Lowther

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