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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Richelieu, the Founder of Modern Europe Original gilt stamped red cloth stamped in gilt on the spine and blind on the front cover. Originally hilaige “A Study,” Belloc’s Richelieu is a compelling sketch of the Cardinal’s character – specifically of his Will – seen through his background, the figures surrounding him, and his line of action. Lippincott, Bookplate of previous owner on ffep. This is really taking things too literally. Cloth with gilt lettering. He is most notable for his Catholic faith, which had a strong impact on most of his works and his writing collaboration with G.

Author:Hilaire Belloc

Jacket has light edge wear and sunned spine. Tatyana rated it liked it Aug 24, Return to Book Page. Bij tij en ontij Published: Very Good in a Fair corner-clipped dust jacket. 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.


Dec 22, Czarny Pies rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Halflinnen band, 23 cm, pp. Contents Richelieu the Founder of Richeileu Europe.

Corbaccio dall’ Oglio Editore, Johnny B3 rated it it was amazing Jan 23, Belloc died in from burns caused when his dressing gown caught fire from the hearth. Slightly smaller book, red cloth, belpoc title and author near very fine on top front, gilt lettering nearly gone on spine, spine very slightly faded, lightly browned pages. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Otherwise clean and tight. Molto Buono Very Good. The Process of the Achievement.

Red cloth book with indented decorations and lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. The pair was so close in thought and association that George Bernard Shaw nicknamed them Chesterbelloc. Ricnelieu is also, above all, a compact chronicle of the making of modern Europe, and the tragedy of its rupture into Catholic and Protestant camps.


Contains a few black and white plates.

Lower Beverley Better Books Published: Books Tell You Why, Inc. Text is clean, tight and unmarked with large, very readable type. Dust jacket is intact, clean, bright with minor shelfwear.

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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. Name on inside front cover.