Robert Needham Cust, 1821-1909 a Personal Biography
|Author: ||Penner, Peter|
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.
". . . 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