Robert Curzon, Traveller and Book Collector.

Holland, Meridel.

Book ID: 10348


8vo. pages 123-157, publisher’s stapled wrappers, reprinted from the Bulletin of the John Rylands University, Library of Manchester, Vol. 65, No. 2, 1983.


Robert Curzon, 14th Baron Zouche (1810 – 1873), styled The Honourable Robert Curzon between 1829 and 1870, was an English traveller, diplomat and author, active in the Near East. He was responsible for acquiring several unimportant and late Biblical manuscripts from Eastern Orthodox monasteries.

© 2024 Folios limited. All rights reserved.