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Walpole in powe

By: Black, Jeremy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03424

ISBN: 075092523X

Condition: Fine


Robert Walpole was Britain's first prime minister and one of the great political figures of the eighteenth century. This study is essential reading for anyone interested in politics or the rich history of the period. With its fascinating parallels between Walpole's ministry and modern government, it will also appeal to those interested in current affairs. A good tight clean copy. View more info

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William Pitt the Younger: A Biography.

By: Hague, William

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK., HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 2004

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02943

ISBN: 0007147198

Condition: Very Good


William Pitt the Younger was one of the most extraordinary figures in British history, who became Prime Minister in 1783 at the remarkable age of twenty-four. In this lively and authoritative biography, William Hague explains the dramatic events and exceptional abilities which allowed extreme youth to be combined with great power. The edges of the text block are lightly tanned. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Attlee

By: Harris, Kenneth

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03449

ISBN: 0297779931

Condition: Very Good


The author has written a full and revealing account of his political and personal life. With the help of an unpublished collection of documents and correspondence and many conversations with Attlee himself, the author has painted a fresh portrait of Labour's postwar prime minister. The red boards has light marking as does the front paste down. The leaves of the text block is a little grubby. The D/J shows shelf wear and creasing. View more info

Vicount Palmerston,kG

By: Lorne, Marquis of

Price: £9.03

Publisher: Gloucestershire, Nonsuch: 2007

Edition: 2007 reprint

Sellers ID: 01842

ISBN: 1845883810

Condition: Very Good


First printed in1892 this is a 2007 edition Details the life and work of this great british statesman. View more info

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Gladstone, Vol. 1: 1809-65

By: Shannon, Richard

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Hamish Hamilton: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03446

ISBN: 0241107806

Condition: Near Fine


William Ewart Gladstone was perhaps the greatest colossus of the Victorian Age. He dominated the political scene from the moment when he was appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer in Aberdeen's famous Coalition Ministry to his resignation in March 1894, four years before his death. There are small faint tea stains on the fore edge of the text block and the d/j shows light shelf wear. A good tight copy. View more info