The Platonic Tradition in English Religious Thought: The Hulsean Lectures at Cambridge 1925-1926, by William Ralph Inge CVO DD, Dean of St Paul’s, Fellow of the British Academy, Hon Fellow of King’s and Jesus Colleges, Cambridge, and Hertford College, Oxford.
Hardback with red cloth boards and gilt lettering to spine. Published by Longmans, Green & Co, first edition, 1926.
William Ralph Inge (1860-1954), known as Dean Inge, was an Anglican priest, professor of divinity at Cambridge, and Dean of St Paul’s Cathedral from 1911. He was also a prolific author of theological and historical works, and was nominated for the Nobel Prize in literature three times.
The Hulsean Lectures were established in a 1790 bequest to Cambridge University, and consist of a series of lectures on some aspect of Christian theology.
No dust jacket. Spine is faded, but lettering remains bright. Inscription on front endpaper. Some foxing and yellowing of pages.