A Forger's Progress: The Life of Francis Greenway

  • Title: A Forger's Progress: The Life of Francis Greenway
  • Author: Alasdair McGregor
  • ISBN: 9781742233789
  • Page: 447
  • Format: Hardcover
  • A Forger s Progress The Life of Francis Greenway A forger and convicted felon Francis Greenway was transported to Sydney in Only a decade later his dreams of a city superior in architectural beauty to London began to be realized as he designe
    A forger and convicted felon, Francis Greenway was transported to Sydney in 1814 Only a decade later, his dreams of a city superior in architectural beauty to London began to be realized as he designed Hyde Park Barracks, St James Church, the Supreme Court, St Luke s Church in Liverpool, and the Windsor courthouse In this first biography of Greenway since 1953, award A forger and convicted felon, Francis Greenway was transported to Sydney in 1814 Only a decade later, his dreams of a city superior in architectural beauty to London began to be realized as he designed Hyde Park Barracks, St James Church, the Supreme Court, St Luke s Church in Liverpool, and the Windsor courthouse In this first biography of Greenway since 1953, award winning author Alasdair McGregor scrutinizes the character and creative output of a man beset by contradictions and demons He profiles Greenway s landmark buildings, his complex and fraught relationship with Governor Lachlan Macquarie, and his thwarted ambitions and self destruction.

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    1. The author notes his frustration that there is little known of the private life of Greenway, and accordingly one can feel that a significant chapter was missing. Nonetheless the book paints a comprehensive picture of the early days of the fledgling colony.

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