A biography of Cardinal Richelieu of France–considered by many to be the founder of modern Europe–this book does not seek to make Richelieu a figure either. Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Hilaire ioned. Results 1 – 30 of Richelieu. A Study by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated. by BELLOC, HILAIRE and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available.
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From inside the book. Belloc impartially examines Richelieu’s life and career, delves into his Catholic and family roots, and pinpoints their relevance to the development of his character, his thought, and his political and religious policy.
Back panel of jacket is stained. Sign In Register Help Cart. J B Lippincott Co, Otherwise clean and tight. Ground Zero Books, Ltd. Although he began as a writer of humorous verse for children, his works include satire, poetry, history, biography, fiction, and many volumes of essays.
Lippincott, pp with seven sepia and white plates and four maps.
In Belloc’s view, Richelieu put the interests of his country ahead of those of his religion. It is a fatuous opinion piece. Greenwood Press- France – pages. Lippincott, Second Edition.
Richelieu by Hilaire Belloc
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Previous owner’s unobtrusive stamp on front endpapers. Sign up to receive offers and updates: It is also, above all, a compact chronicle of the making of modern Europe, and the tragedy of its rupture into Catholic and Protestant camps. An uilaire year old, original book by Hilaire Belloc -born in France, naturalized British subject inpoet, historian, essayist, etc. Richelieu Belloc, Hilaire Philadelphia: Callaghan Books South Published: The Nature of the Achievement 2.
Rilegato tela, sovracoperta in acetato cloth, acetate dust jacket. Large, heavy book, black cloth with red illustration and border on front, gilt title and author fine on front and spine, fairly large light blue spot near bottom back left, tips very slightly bumped, slight wear to bottom back tip, inside covers and adjacent end papers browned, lightly browned pages, spine center very slightly sunken.
Richelieu was not siding with Protestantism versus Catholicism. No trivia or quizzes yet. The pair was so close in thought and association that George Bernard Shaw nicknamed them Chesterbelloc. A biography of Cardinal Richelieu of France–considered by many to be the founder of modern Europe–this book does not seek to make Richelieu a figure either of irrational worship or irrational hate.
Dina Aribzhanova rated it really liked it Mar 14, Shelfwear, corners lightly bumped, else VG without dj.
Pepper’s Old Books Published: Modern signed binding of full black crushed morocco with gilt lettering and decorations; original wraps bound in at rear. Very good, in very good unclipped jacket. Dust jacket is intact, clean, bright with minor shelfwear. First Edition; Fourth Printing.
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He was elected to the House of Commons in Original gilt stamped red cloth stamped in gilt on the spine and blind on the front cover. Richelieu Hilaire Belloc Garden City: He demonstrates no understanding of the political and social basis of the reformation in Faute de pouvoir donner cinq etrons, je lui donne une etoile. Book is very clean tight and square, spine is lightly sunned, scratch hilzire rear panel, top edge dyed red Cardinal red?
A Study Hilaire Belloc Philadelphia: He was one of the most prolific writers in England during the early twentieth century. What makes Biblio different? Garden City Publishing Company, Inc. Thomas Rare Books Published: