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  • ISBN 0333390601
  • ISBN13 978-0333390603
  • Language English
  • Author Kenneth Rose
  • Publisher Papermac (1985)
  • Pages 475
  • Formats rtf lit lrf doc
  • Category History
  • Subcategory Europe
  • Size ePub 1137 kb
  • Size Fb2 1324 kb
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Curzon: A Most Superior Person (Papermac) Paperback – May 23, 1985. by. Kenneth Rose (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central.

Start by marking Curzon: A Most Superior Person (Papermac) as Want to Read . Kenneth Vivian Rose was a longtime biographer and newspaper columnist.

Start by marking Curzon: A Most Superior Person (Papermac) as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Growing up in Yorkshire, he was educated at New College Oxford, with his time there interrupted by service in the Welsh Guards during the Second World War. After a period teaching history at Eton, he began writing for the Daily Telegraph in 1952 and started his longstanding "Albany at Large" column in 1961. He also wrote several works o Kenneth Vivian Rose was a longtime biographer and newspaper columnist.

Rose was an award-winning writer, having won the prestigious Whitbread Book Award in the biography category . The Journals of Kenneth Rose. Superior Person; a portrait of Curzon and his circle in late Victorian England (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London 1969).

He was appointed CBE in the 1997 New Year Honours. In April 2005, days before the wedding of Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles, a British tabloid published that the couple were related, as ninth cousins, by way of the 2nd Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Kenneth Rose, Curzon, a Most Superior Person: a Biography (1985), p. 22. ^ William White, e. Ion Trewin, Alan Clark: The Biography (2009), chapter 2, 'Early Memories': "St Cyprian's, like Wixenford, also operated principally as a feeder to public schools, Eton by preference"

Ion Trewin, Alan Clark: The Biography (2009), chapter 2, 'Early Memories': "St Cyprian's, like Wixenford, also operated principally as a feeder to public schools, Eton by preference". The Journal of Education, vol. 57 (1925), p. 372.

Sir David Gilmour, in his biography Curzon: Imperial Statesman (1994), contends that the . I am a most superior person. Superior Person: A Portrait of Curzon and His Circle in Late Victorian England, Weidenfeld & Nicolson History, ISBN 1842122339.

Sir David Gilmour, in his biography Curzon: Imperial Statesman (1994), contends that the insuperable extent of Curzon's efforts for the British Empire was forever unrecompensed by the British polity subsequent to his retirement from the office of Viceroy of India, including after his brilliance as Foreign Secretary at the Conference of Lausanne. My cheeks are pink, my hair is sleek, I dine at Blenheim once a week.

Rose, Kenneth, Curzon, a most superior person: a biography, London: Papermac, 1985. George Nathaniel Curzon. Encyclopedia of World Biography. Cite this article Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

Want more? Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! . Curzon, George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquis of, 1859-1925.

Curzon, George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquis of, 1859-1925. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Bibliography: p. 397-404.

I am a most superior person . At Curzon’s personal request, the job of commander in chief of the Indian army and military member of the viceroy’s cabinet had been given to England’s military hero of the day, Lord Kitchener of Khartoum.

I am a most superior person, My cheek is pink, my hair is sleek, I dine at Blenheim once a week. Curzon believed that to have such an illustrious soldier on his staff would embellish his own image, though his friends in England warned him repeatedly that Kitchener was, in Lord Esher’s words, an uncouth and ruthless man. It was a clash of personalities, and the two were soon unscrupulously intriguing against each other.

Personal Name: Rose, Kenneth, 1924-. Uniform Title: Superior person. Originally published as: Superior person : a portrait of Curzon and his circle in late Victorian England. Publication, Distribution, et. London. Physical Description: xv, 475 . p. of plates : il. 1 geneal. 24 cm. Series Statement: Papermac. General Note: Originally published as: Superior person : a portrait of Curzon and his circle in late Victorian England. London : Weidenfield & Nicolson, 1969. General Note: Includes index. Bibliography, etc. Note: Bibliography: p.