James Anthony Froude

James Anthony Froude

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: English

Occupation: Historian

Biography: James Anthony Froude was an English historian, novelist, biographer, and editor of Fraser's Magazine. From his upbringing amidst the Anglo-Catholic Oxford Movement, Froude intended to become a clergyman, but doubts about the doctrines of the Anglican church, published in his scandalous 1849 novel The Nemesis of Faith, drove him to abandon his religious career.

Source/Notes: Short Studies on Great Subjects (2004 edition), The Minerva Group, Inc. - ISBN: 9781410218025
James Anthony Froude

“Fear is the parent of cruelty.”

- James Anthony Froude

Source/Notes: Short Studies on Great Subjects (2004 edition), The Minerva Group, Inc. - ISBN: 9781410218025

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