Robert Needham Cust, 1821-1909 a Personal Biography

Author: Penner, Peter
Year:1987
Pages:357
ISBN:0-88946-456-1
978-0-88946-456-8
Price:239.95
Provides an in-depth characterization of one family that both benefitted and suffered from the British-Indian connection. The volume makes a salutary contribution to Victorian biography and to intellectual history. Includes photographs, illustrations, bibliography, and index.

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". . . a fine piece of historical craftsmanship _ magisterial in sweep, masterful in command of source materials, and meticulous in balance and sensitive treatment of detail. . ." - Victorian Studies