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A Chapter of Autobiography

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The Life of William Ewart Gladstone – Vol. II 1859-1880

Originally published in 1911, this is a comprehensive biography, both political and personal, of the great man. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. Contents Include: The Italian Revolution - The Great Budget - Battle for Economy - The Spirit of Gladstonian Finance - American Civil War - Death of Friends, Days at Balmoral - Garibaldi, Denmark - Advance in Public Position and Otherwise - Defeat at Oxford, Death of Lord Palmerston, Parliamentary Leadership - Matters Ecclesiastical - Popular Estimates - Letters - Reform - The Struggle for Household Suffrage - Opening of the Irish Campaign - Prime Minister - Religious Equality - First Chapter of an Agrarian Revolution - Education, The Carber and the Talents - The Franco-German War - Neutrality and Annexation - The Black Sea - 'Day's Work of a Giant'- Autumn of 1871, Decline of Popularity - Washington and Geneva - As Head of a Cabinet - Catholic Country and Protestant Parliament - The Crisis - Last Days of the Ministry - The Dissolution - Retirement from Leadership - Vaticanism - The Octagon - Eastern Question Once More - A Tumultuous Year - Midlothian - The Eve of the Battle - The Fall of Lord Beaconsfield - The Second Ministry

The Real Gladstone: An Anecdotal Biography

"The Real Gladstone: An Anecdotal Biography" by J. Ewing Ritchie. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.