By Michael W. Pharand,Ellen L. Hawman,Mary S. Millar,Sandra den Otter,M.G. Wiebe
In February 1868 Benjamin Disraeli turned the 40th major minister of significant Britain. The 10th quantity of the Benjamin Disraeli Letters sequence is dedicated completely to Disraeli’s copious correspondence in the course of that momentous yr. the quantity includes 648 of Disraeli’s letters, 510 of them by no means earlier than released and all copiously annotated – usually with the opposite part of the correspondence included.
This quantity constitutes a special checklist of Disraeli’s upward push to strength and of the interior workings of the Victorian political scene, it all recorded in intimate element. an unlimited venture which the Times Literary Supplement has known as “a monument to scholarship,” the Benjamin Disraeli Letters volumes are an important source for the learn of nineteenth-century politics, historical past, literature, and the arts.
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Benjamin Disraeli Letters: 1868, Vol. X (Letters of Benjamin Disraeli) by Michael W. Pharand,Ellen L. Hawman,Mary S. Millar,Sandra den Otter,M.G. Wiebe