The Forgotten Prime Minister

The 14th Earl of Derby: Volume II: Achievement, 1851-1869
Author(s): 
Hawkins, Angus
ISBN: 
9780199204410
Date published: 
September 2008
Hardback
Price: 
£30.00

The first full biographical study of Lord Derby - the first British statesman to become prime minister three times and the longest serving leader in the history of British party politics. A book that will seriously affect the way we think not only about Derby himself, but also about Victorian politics and society more generally.