Lot 137: Newman (Cardinal).- Eadie (John) - Early Oriental History,
27 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: prize prensentation inscription by John H. Newman to Charles M. Wolseley, illustrations, Wolseley's bookplate to front pastedown, contemporary calf, gilt, slightly rubbed, 8vo, 1852. John Henry Newman, Cardinal (1801 - 1890), author of Apologia Pro Vita Sua (1865-66), key catholic figure in the religous history of 19th century England, notably for being at the origin of the Oxford Movement. He was also instrumental in the founding of the University College Dublin.