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Modern British eloquence
edited by David B. Strother.

Published 1969 by Funk & Wagnalls in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

On the right of taxing America, by W. Pitt.
Motion for redress, by J. Wilkes.
On conciliation with America, by E. Burke.
Abolition of slave-trade, by W. Pitt.
Address on the King's speech, by C. J. Fox.
Habeas corpus suspension bill, by Sir S. Romilly.
Present state of the law, by H. P. Brougham and Vaux.
Against Parliamentary reform, by Sir A. Wellesley.
The Factory bill, by W. Cobbett.
Speech at Tara, by D. O'Connell.
Bank charter: the currency, by Sir R. Peel.
Effects of Corn laws on agriculturists, by R. Cobden.
The Trent Affair, by J. Bright.
Reform bill of 1867, by B. Disraeli.
On domestic and foreign affairs, by W. E. Gladstone.
Irish land question, by C. S. Parnell.
Financial reform: the administration of chips, by Lord R. Churchill.
Speech to the Primrose League, by R. Cecil.
Imperial union and tariff reform, by J. Chamberlain.
The budget, by D. L. George.
Testimony at the docker's inquiry, by E. Bevin.
Industrial peace, by S. Baldwin.
National health insurance bill, by A. Bevan.
Government policy, by Sir W. Churchill.
Parliament in the air raids, by Sir W. Churchill.
Bibliography (p. 487-492)


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PR1322 .S7

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xv, 492 p.
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