Temple, P.: A Sort of Conscience

Temple, Philip

A Sort of Conscience: The Wakefields

Auckland University Press, 2002

A comprehensive work about Edward Gibbon Wakefield and his brothers. The book was awarded the Montana NZ Award for Biography, the Ian Wards Prize of the Archives and Records Association of New Zealand and the Ernest Scott History Prize of the University of Melbourne, all in 2003.

It was helpful to verify several details of my post “Writer’s Travel Guide: Lyme Park – an Austen Drama in its Own Right”.