Sign In | Register
No image available

Lytton Strachey: The New Biography

by Holroyd, Michael

Condition: Very Good

NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1995. Book. Very Good. Trade Paper. 1st Thus. 8vo -- 9.25 in Tall. 779 pp. Crease in spine, some thumbing, light wear overall. No markings. A mammoth biography and critical appreciation of literary critic Lytton Strachey. This work encompasses Holroyd's earlier research on Strachey, dating back to 1967-68, and adds new material and an epilogue. Several pages of glossy color and b&w photos. Basis for the film "Carrington," starring Emma Thompson and Jonathan Pryce. Holroyd's work delves deeply into Strachey's homosexuality and his long companionship with Dora Carrington..


Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)

Help & frequently asked questions


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects, "new...[more]
1st thus
Indicates that this is not the first appearance of a book in print, but that this is the first appearance in a substantially dif...[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[more]


$3.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Walt Disney

Collecting Disneyana

Welcome to the wonderful world of collecting Walt Disney! From letters signed by Disney himself to classic children's books or ephemera, be sure to check out some of the collectible Walt Disney books on Biblio!

Where can I get my book appraised?

Do you need to get an appraisal for a valuable book? This short guide from our Book Collecting Guide might help.