Milman, H.H. Rev.
Book Title The Fall of Jerusalem A Dramatic Poem
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Hardcover
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition; First Impression
Publisher's Name London John Murray 1821
Seller ID or SKU 60524
Rebound in brown cover with gold print. The text is clean and tight. A few pages have darkened due to age. Inscription in front dated 1867 and a seminary library stamp on end paper. Henry Hart Milman (10 February 1791 – 24 September 1868) was an English historian and ecclesiastic. He was born in London, the third son of Sir Francis Milman, 1st Baronet, physician to King George III (see Milman Baronets). Educated at Eton. n 1821 Milman was elected professor of poetry at Oxford; and in 1827 he delivered the Bampton lectures on The character and conduct of the Apostles considered as an evidence of Christianity. In 1835, Sir Robert Peel made him Rector of St Margaret's, Westminster, and Canon of Westminster, and in 1849 he became Dean of St Paul's. He was elected a Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1864. Rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 167 pages