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Old Kensington palace : and other papers

Austin Dobson

RA Collection: Book

Record number




London: Chatto & Windus, 1910

Physical Description

316 p.: front. (port.), ill., 2 facsim. ; 20 cm.


Old Kensington Palace -- Percy and Goldsmith -- Mr. Cradock of Gumley -- Madame Vigée-Lebrun -- Sir John Hawkins, knight -- Laureate Whitehead -- Lyttelton as man of letters -- Chambers the architect -- Cléry's Journal -- The Oxford Thackeray -- Appendix A (The prison of the temple) -- Appendix B (The last messages) -- Index.

Summary Note

"... Nine out of the following essays appeared in the 'National reviewer' during 1909-1910. The remaining paper, 'Cléry's Journal' ... was published in the 'Quarterly review' for July 1909 ..." -- Prefatory note.


Inscribed in black ink on the front free endpaper: “The R.A. Library from Ernest Wright, June 1941. See “Chambers the Architect” p. 207”

Name as Subject


Kensington Palace (London, England) — History