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Don"t, Mr Disraeli!

Caryl Brahms

Don"t, Mr Disraeli!

by Caryl Brahms

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Published by Hogarth in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementCaryl Brahms & S.J. Simon ; new introduction by Ned Sherrin.
ContributionsSimon, S. J., d. 1948.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6003.R22/, PR6001.B6 D66 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. ;
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21181783M
ISBN 100701207736

  On the same occasion Neville admitted to him that Disraeli's paternity was an open secret in the family, despite the fact that Ralph was registered as the legal son of Reggie Neville. I look at the picture: A man in a top hat, with glasses and a hooked nose bending over a book. "Look how much he resembles Disraeli," says his great-granddaughter.   Alas, his final book is disappointingly contentious. Mr. Cesarani argues that Disraeli’s life “spans two Jewish eras: he was one of the last court Jews and one of the first victims of modern.

  Sybil by Benjamin Disraeli Book 4/Chapter 1. "Whoever dissolves," said Mr Egerton, "I don't think there will be much of a majority either way in our time." "We have seen strange things," said Mr Berners. "They never would think of breaking up the government without making their peers," said Mr . Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

All the books I own, with the exception of things like dictionaries that I don't actually read. Have you read more of them than I have? users 5, views Don't, Mr Disraeli! (Caryl Brahms) Doomsday Book (Connie Willis) The Door in the Hedge (Robin . B enjamin Disraeli’s legendary rival, William Gladstone, may have been the transformative genius of Victorian liberalism, but in death the legacy of the British prime minister who Bismarck famously called “the old Jew” has proved more lasting. Within six years of Disraeli’s passing in , over half a million British men and women had enrolled in the Primrose League, an imperialist.


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