Victorian Miniature by Owen Chadwick
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Victorian Miniature
By Owen Chadwick

Victorian Miniature

By (author) See other recent books by Owen Chadwick
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $71.79
Your Price: $64.61 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.18! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.23 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days



Victorian Miniature by Owen Chadwick

Book Description

Nancy Mitford once observed that some of the most bitter personal clashes of all time have been 'between the Manor and the Vicarage'. Owen Chadwick's Victorian Miniature paints a detailed cameo of nineteenth-century English rural life, in the extraordinary battle of wills between squire and parson in a Norfolk village. Both the evangelical clergyman and the squire, proudly conscious of his Huguenot ancestry, were passionate diarists, and their two journals open up a fascinating double perspective on the events which exposed their clash of personalities. The result is a narrative that is at once deeply informative about Victorian class distinctions, rural customs and festivities, and richly entertaining in a manner worthy of Trollope.

Buy Victorian Miniature book by Owen Chadwick from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780521422512
ISBN-10: 0521422515
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 11mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 2-May-1991
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author Owen Chadwick

Newman by Owen Chadwick Newman, Paperback (September 2010)

In this classic short study, reissued with a new preface to celebrate Newman's beatification, Owen Chadwick examines the many aspects of Newman's thought and writings, especially his views about faith, knowledge, and education.

Catholicism and History by Owen Chadwick Catholicism and History, Paperback (January 2009)

This important study of how new attitudes and techniques of history affected the Church will interest documentalists and general readers as well as ecclesiastical and general historians.

John Cassian by Owen Chadwick John Cassian, Paperback (September 2008)

John Cassian is a study of the fifth-century monk who was one of the founders of western monasticism.

Early Reformation on the Continent by Owen Chadwick Early Reformation on the Continent, Paperback (July 2003)

The Early Reformation on the Continent offers a fresh look at the formative years of the European Reformation and the origins of Protestant faith and practice. The reader is taken back to the origins and development of each topic examined and given an authoritative, accessible, and informative account.

» View all books by Owen Chadwick

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Victorian Miniature book by Owen Chadwick and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Owen Chadwick close
Newman by Owen Chadwick
Catholicism and History by Owen Chadwick
John Cassian by Owen Chadwick
Early Reformation on the Continent by Owen Chadwick
History of the Popes, 1830-1914 by Owen Chadwick
Acton and History by Owen Chadwick
Early Reformation on the Continent by Owen Chadwick
Acton and History by Owen Chadwick
History of the Popes, 1830-1914 by Owen Chadwick
Spirit of the Oxford Movement by Owen Chadwick
Penguin History of the Church by Owen Chadwick
Secularization of the European Mind in the Nineteenth Century by Owen Chadwick
Penguin History of the Church by Owen Chadwick
Britain and the Vatican During the Second World War by Owen Chadwick
From Bossuet to Newman by Owen Chadwick
Hensley Henson by Owen Chadwick
Popes and European Revolution by Owen Chadwick
Western Asceticism by Owen Chadwick
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close