William Beckford

Title

William Beckford

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Description

By Robert J. Gemmett, College at Brockport Faculty emeritus.

Biography of William Beckford, was an English novelist, a profligate and consummately knowledgeable art collector and patron of works of decorative art, a critic, travel writer and sometime politician, reputed at one stage in his life to be the richest commoner in England. Includes critical interpretations of Beckford's works.

ISBN

9780805766745

Publication Date

1977

Publication Information

Boston : Twayne Publishers, c1977.

189 pages : portraits ; 21 cm.

Series :Twayne's English authors series

Disciplines

Literature in English, British Isles

Department

English

Comments

Located in Drake Library at: PR4092 .G4 1977