This remarkable biography of Trollope was published in 1975, and is now being reissued in a handsome paperback, with all of the original illustrations, both color and black and white.
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Born in Leicester, C.P. Snow was educated at University College, Leicester and the University of Cambridge, where he became a Fellow of Christ's College in 1930. He was knighted in 1957 and made a life peer as Baron Snow, of the City of Leicester, in 1964. He served as an assistant to the Minister of Technology in the Labour government of Harold Wilson.
Some of his other works include: Variety of Men (1967), The State of Siege (1968), and Public Affairs (1971).
The best all-around account we have of the enigmatic ironist...of whom, as Lord Snow shows, even the greatest novelist of them all, Tolstoy, had enviously admiring things to say. (The Economist)
...in two areas Mr. Snow has made a distinctive contribution—one biographical, the other critical...A word about the copious illustrations. They will delight anyone with a taste...for Victorian genre and anecdotal painting. (The New York Times)
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Book Description Apr 21, 1998, 1998. Book Condition: New. Trade PB 1st edition / 1st printing. Square uncreased spine. No marks. Cover as shown. New. Bookseller Inventory # 12311207
Book Description New Amsterdam Books, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111561310344
Book Description New Amsterdam Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1561310344 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1593193