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George Nathaniel Curzon Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, 1859-1925. by D. G. Hogarth

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Published by British academy in London .
Written in English


  • Curzon, George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquis of, 1859-1925

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LC ClassificationsDA565.C95 H6
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6706040M
LC Control Number27019920

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Jan 07,  · Lord Curzon, in full George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess Curzon, also called (–) Baron Curzon of Kedleston or (–21) Earl Curzon of Kedleston, (born January 11, , Kedleston Hall, Derbyshire, England—died March 20, , London), British statesman, viceroy of India (–), and foreign secretary (–24) who during his terms in office played a major role in . The Life Of Lord Curzon: Being The Authorized Biography Of George Nathaniel Marquess Curzon Of Kedleston [Earl Of Ronaldshay] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its Author: Earl Of Ronaldshay. George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon of Kedleston, 1st Marquess (kûr´zən, kĕd´əlstən), –, British statesman.A member of the minor aristocracy, he attended Eton and Oxford. From his university days onward, he earned a reputation for an unusually high intelligence mingled with an enormous ego, snobbery, and pomposity. Commander Chambré George William Penn Curzon (18 October – 7 May ), known as George Curzon, was a Royal Navy Commander, actor, and father of the present Earl Howe.. Curzon, born in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England, was the only son of diplomat The Hon. Frederick Curzon-Howe (a son of The 3rd Earl Howe) and his wife, the actress Ellis Chambré George William Penn Curzon, 18 .

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Lord Curzon in India being a selection from his speeches as viceroy & governor-general of India This book, "Lord Curzon in India," by George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon, is a replication of a book originally published before /5(1). CURZON, GEORGE NATHANIEL, 1st Marquess of Kedleston (rajasthan-travel-tour.comton, Darbyshire, England, 11 January , d. London, 30 March ), statesman, traveler, and writer. The eldest son of the fourth Baron Scarsdale of Kedleston, Derbyshire, where the family owned land and had been settled since the 12th cen­tury, Curzon, like others of the British upper class and aristocracy, was educated at Eton. Mary Victoria Leiter Curzon, American-born vicereine of India who, by virtue of her marriage, long held the highest political rank gained by an American woman. Mary Leiter was the daughter of Levi Z. Leiter, merchant and early partner in Marshall Field & Co. From she grew up in Washington. George Nathaniel Curzon's controversial life in public service stretched from the high noon of his country's empire to the traumatized years following World War I. As viceroy of India under Queen Victoria and foreign secretary under King George V, the obsessive Lord /5(2).