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Brief Lives

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John Aubrey (1626-1697) was the Bystander of his age, a hanger-on and hanger-out at great houses, a country gentleman of lively intellectual curiosity and unsteady character who left not a book to history but a random, sprawling collection of notes, anecdotes, scribbles and morsels of gossip that have been looted and quoted by scholars ever since. So, alongside prostitutes, soldiers, impostors and scholars stand, fully in the round of their humanity, such historical figures as Sir Walter Raleigh, Shakespeare, Wolsey, Sidney ...

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Brief Lives
2009, Boydell Press

ISBN-13: 9781843831129

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Brief Lives
2006, Naxos Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9789626343784

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Brief Lives
2000, Samuel French Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780573040221

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Brief Lives
2000, Penguin Group, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140435894

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Brief Lives
1995, Naxos Audiobooks

ISBN-13: 9789626345436

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Brief Lives
1992, Mandarin, London

ISBN-13: 9780749312114

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Brief Lives
1982, Boydell Press, Woodbridge

ISBN-13: 9780851152066

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Brief Lives
1979, Boydell & Brewer

ISBN-13: 9780851151823

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Brief Lives
1969, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd, Lodnon

ISBN-13: 9780436129506

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