Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer

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Richard Holmes's great work of biographical exploration, rejacketed and republished alongside its sister volume 'Sidetracks'. In 1985, Richard Holmes published a small book of essays called 'Footsteps' and the writing of biography was changed forever. A daring mix of travel, biographical sleuthing and personal memoir, it broke all the conventions of the genre and remains ons of the most intoxicating, magical works of modern literary exploration ever published. Sleeping rough, he retraces Robert Louis Stevenson's famous ...

Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer 1996, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679770046

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Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer 1996, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780002555753

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Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer 1995, Flamingo, London

ISBN-13: 9780006548409

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Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer 1991, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780140139365

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Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer 1987, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780140088601

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Footsteps: Adventures of a Romantic Biographer 1985, Hodder & Stoughton

ISBN-13: 9780340283370

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