The Derby Diaries 1869 1878

Pub Date : 1996-01-26 | Author : J. Vincent | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521551587
ISBN 13 : 9780521551588

This selection from the diaries of Edward Henry Stanley, 15th Earl of Derby, is a rich source for the politics of the 1870s. The diaries cover much of the period of opposition to G..

Inheritance

Pub Date : 2010-05-03 | Author : Robert Sackville-West | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781408811337
ISBN 13 : 1408811332

Since its purchase in 1604 by Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset, the house at Knole, Kent, has been inhabited by thirteen generations of a single aristocratic family, the Sackvi..