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last of the Whigs

a political biography of Lord Hartington, later eighth Duke of Devonshire (1833-1908)

by Jackson, Patrick

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Associated University Presses in Rutherford, London, Cranbury, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Devonshire, Spencer Compton Cavendish, Duke of, 1833-1908.,
    • Whig Party (Great Britain) -- Biography.,
    • Statesmen -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1837-1901.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1901-1910.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-388) and index.

      StatementPatrick Jackson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA565.D4 J33 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination398 p. :
      Number of Pages398
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1745543M
      ISBN 100838635148
      LC Control Number92055030

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