Williams, E.T. and Palmer, Helen M., editors
Title THE DICTIONARY OF NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY 1951-1960
Book Condition Fine in study dark Oxford grey cloth, spine titles and publisher's device gilt; in the original printed dust jacket. Thick tall octavo. 1150 pages; with a commulative index covering the years 1901-1960.
Edition First edition: Reprinted (with corrections). Publisher's ''Facts and Figures'' pamphlet laid in.
Publisher (London): Oxford University Press, (1972).
0198652062 / 9780198652069
Seller ID 40997.00
The original DICTIONARY OF NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY was published between 1885 and 1900 and was considered one of the great scholarly achievements of the Victorian Age. Each decade, a supplemental volume is issued--this volume contains 760 biographies.
Biography. Miscellaneous. Literary Biography. World History. Dictionaries.