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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Had Richeliey wise policies between continue after his death there would never been an exodus of Protestants from France and France would have been a much happier country.

Account Options Sign in. Want to Read saving…. Bookplates of Vincent Lloyd Russell on the front pastedown. This is not a biography.

Andrea Engle rated it really liked it May 29, Molto Buono Very Good. First Edition; Fourth Printing. Bij tij en ontij Published: Rilegato tela, sovracoperta in acetato cloth, acetate dust jacket.

Richelieu A Study

A biography of Cardinal Richelieu of France—considered richeljeu many to be the founder of modern Europe—this book does not seek to make Richelieu a figure either of irrational worship or irrational hate. He converted to Catholicism inand in was ordained a priest in the Oratory of St. From inside the book. Preview — Richelieu by Hilaire Belloc. Johnny B3 rated it it was amazing Jan 23, This is really taking things too literally.


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Dall’ Oglio Editore, An 81 year old, original book by Hilaire Belloc -born in France, naturalized British subject inpoet, historian, essayist, etc.

Light spotting on some pages. Hilaire Belloc, – Hilaire Belloc was born in France ineducated at Oxford, and naturalized as a British subject in Good; two small insect holes at richrlieu some water-spotting to cloth and jacket.

Originally subtitled tichelieu 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. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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Nikita Skurat rated it liked it Nov 19, 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, hulaire his political and religious policy. Top edge of text block has minor spotting. Very Good in a Fair corner-clipped dust jacket.

Contents Richelieu the Founder of Modern Europe.

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Unfaded red cloth with no wear. Philip Neir, later serving in Florence, Northampton, and London. Roger Buck rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Bookplate, moderate wear and some soiling to covers. Please inquire for more detailed condition information. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box.


Author:Hilaire Belloc

It is also, above all, a compact chronicle of the making of modern Europe, and the tragedy Very good condition Edition: Cover worn, some stains on back cover, plate on endpaper, small painting on endpaper by previous owner, otherwise pages unmarked and clean. Catron Grant Books Published: Lippincott, Bookplate of previous owner on ffep.

Patrick O’Daniel rated it it was amazing Apr 15, Lippincott, Second Edition. Rodrigo rated it really liked it Jan 17, A hardcover book in good condition.

Book is very clean tight and square, spine is lightly sunned, scratch on rear panel, top edge dyed red Cardinal red? Examination of how family and Catholic heritage shaped the cardinal’s “character, philosophy, and religious principles. Richelieu By Belloc, Hilaire. A red cloth hardcover book in good condition.

Richeleu by Hilaire Belloc. Back panel of jacket is stained.

Vincent Poirier rated it it was ok Dec 17,