Engraved portrait of Charles Bray

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Description:Engraved portrait of Charles Bray, aged 72, by H. Adlard from a photograph.

George Eliot (born Mary Ann Evans) was a local authoress based in the Coventry and Nuneaton district, from 1819-1880.

Full title: Phases of Opinion and Experience during a long life: an autobiography. By Charles Bray, author of 'The Philosophy of Necessity', etc. London: Longmans, Green and Co.


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Donor ref:Nun. Lib. LC 899 / BRA (49/11389)

Source: Nuneaton Library, Libraries, Heritage & Trading Standards, Warwickshire County Council

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