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The recreations of an historian

by George Macaulay Trevelyan

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Published by T. Nelson in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby George Macaulay Trevelyan ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6039.R47 C5 1919
The Physical Object
Pagination254 p.,
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6626936M
LC Control Number20014064
OCLC/WorldCa2324010

  Elizabeth Kostova is the author of the international bestseller The Historian. She graduated from Yale and holds an MFA from the University of Michigan, where she won the Hopwood Award for the Novel-in-Progress. Read an Excerpt "They looked-the book was very old, with a dragon printed in the middle." He sat forward, sat very still, then /5(K).   Historian Giles Wright stands in front of the Enoch Middleton House on Old York Road in Hamilton Township, once a station on the Underground Railroad, in this file photo.

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Still, Elizabeth Kostova has produced an honorable summer book, reasonably well written and enjoyable and, most important of all, very, very long: One can tote The Historian to the beach, to the mountains, to Europe or to grandmother's house and still be reading its /5(K).

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The recreations of an historian by George Macaulay Trevelyan,T. Nelson edition, in Cited by: 1. Notes "The essays on 'Poetry and rebellion' and the 'Middle Marches' are reprinted from the Independent review, with alterations; 'If Napoleon had won the battke of Waterloo' is reprinted from the Westminster gazette; and a portion of the esays on 'George Meredith' from the Nation."- Pages: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Trevelyan, George Macaulay, Recreations of an historian.

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Nelson Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor University of Toronto Contributor Robarts - University of Toronto Language English. 26 31 52 Addeddate Call number PRR47 A16 Pages: The Historian was the first debut novel to land at number one on The New York Times bestseller list in its first week on sale, and as of was the fastest-selling hardback debut novel in U.S.

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