Return to Albion: Americans in England, 1760-1940

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A richly illustrated and entertaining account of American expatriates in England. Introduction by Alistair Cooke.

This book consists of well-written essays or mini-biographies of the many splendid men and women who made the pilgrimage and, in some cases, couldn't or didn't return to their American birthplaces. Individuals discussed include Benjamin West, Ezra Pound, John James Audubon, Washington Irving, Henry James, James McNeill Whistler, and more. Index.

Bibliography. 288p. Measures 7.5x10 inches.

Author: Richard Kenin.

Title: Return to Albion: Americans in England, 1760-1940.

Publisher: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1979.

ISBN-10: 0030428610; ISBN-13; 9780030428616.

Condition: Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket.

Hardcover. (#28119)

Keywords: Anglo-American, Biography, Art History, English History, American Ex-Patriots, London, Art History, England, United Kingdom, American Studies, History, 0030428610, 9780030428616

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