ORIGINS—­THE MIDDLE AGES
When the French nation gradually came into existence
among the ruins of the Roman civilization in Gaul,
a new language was at the same time slowly evolved.
Giles Lytton Strachey (1880-1932) was an English biographer and critic known for his satire of the Victorian Era.Lytton Strachey was born in London on March 1, 1880. He was the eleventh of thirteen ch...
Lytton Strachey, critic and biographer, created a new kind of biography. His studies of Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria, powerful and dramatic, though relatively conventional, are excellent biograp...