Lord George Bentinck

A Political Biography

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Author: Benjamin D'israeli (Earl of Beaconsfield, K.G.)
Language: English
Wordcount: 45,231 / 139 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 31.7
LoC Category: CT
Downloads: 629
Added to site: 2006.12.04
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Genre: Biography
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George Bentinck to interfere actively in that great controversy in which ultimately he took so leading a part, that before the meeting of Parliament in 1846 he begged a gentleman whom he greatly esteemed, a member of the legal profession, and since raised to its highest honours, to call upon him at Harcourt House, when he said that he had taken great pains to master the case of the protective system; that he was convinced its abrogation would ultimately be very injurious to this country; but although, both in point of argument and materials, he feared no opponent, he felt constitutionally so incapable of ever making a speech, that he wished to induce some eminent lawyer to enter the House of Commons, and avail himself of his views and materials, which he had, with that object, reduced to writing. He begged, therefore, that his friend, although a free-trader, would assist him, by suggesting a fitting person for this office.

Accordingly, the name of a distinguished member of the bar, who had already publ

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