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life of Spencer Compton, eighth duke of Devonshire

by Bernard Henry Holland

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Published by Longmans, Green and co. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Devonshire, Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th duke of, 1833-1908.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1857-1907.

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    Statementby Bernard Holland.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23312998M

    Spencer Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire () The 8th Duke of Devonshire was a statesman who served in Parliament for over fifty years. A significant figure in the Liberal Party, he played a leading role in the cabinets of Gladstone and later Liberal governments as the Marquess of Hartington. Feb 11,  · 13 ‘Conscience and politics: Gladstone's first book’, 24 He told Lady Spencer in that the Liberal party ‘suffered from too much cleverness, and individuality in its members, The Life of Spencer Compton, eighth duke of Devonshire (2 vols., London, ), I, Author: Paul Smith.

    William Cavendish, 7th Duke of Devonshire, KG, PC (27 April – 21 December ), styled as Lord Cavendish of Keighley between and and known as The Earl of Burlington between and , was a British landowner, benefactor, nobleman, and politician. Mar 07,  · "Cavendish, Spencer Compton," in Dictionary of National Biography Second Supplement, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., () in 3 vols. Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago.

    This biography details the political career of one of the most important and yet relatively unknown major political figures of Victorian Britain - Spencer Compton Cavendish, from 91 the Marquis of Hartington {Lord Hartington/LH} and after the death of his father in 5/5(1). Duke of Devonshire is a title in the Peerage of England held by members of the aristocratic Cavendish family. This branch of the Cavendish family has been one of the richest and most influential aristocratic families in England since the 16th century, and have been rivalled in political influence perhaps only by the Earls of Derby and the Marquesses of abcdfestivalgoa.comd by: William and Mary.


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Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, KG, GCVO, PC, PC (Ire), FRS (23 July – 24 March ), styled Lord Cavendish of Keighley between and and Marquess of Hartington between andwas a British abcdfestivalgoa.comality: British.

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The life of Spencer Compton, eighth duke of Devonshire [Bernard Henry Holland] on abcdfestivalgoa.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book is a replica, produced from digital images of the original. It was scanned at the University of Toronto Libraries and may contain defectsAuthor: Bernard Henry Holland.

Get this from a library. The life of Spencer Compton, eighth Duke life of Spencer Compton Devonshire. [Bernard Holland]. Full text of "The life of Spencer Compton, eighth duke of Devonshire" See other formats. Mar 07,  · Devonshire, Spencer Compton Cavendish, Duke of,Great Britain -- Politics and government Publisher London, New York [etc.]: Longmans, Green and co.

Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University Pages: Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th duke of Devonshire, British statesman whose opposition to the Irish Home Rule policy of his own Liberal Party caused him to assume () the leadership of the Liberal Unionist Party and to become increasingly identified with the Conservatives.

On three occasions. Duke of Devonshire is a title in the Peerage of England held by members of the Cavendish abcdfestivalgoa.com (now the senior) branch of the Cavendish family has been one of the wealthiest British aristocratic families since the 16th century and has been rivalled in political influence perhaps only by the Marquesses of Salisbury and the Earls of DerbyFirst holder: William Cavendish, 4th Earl of Devonshire.

"Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire KG, GCVO, PC, PC (Ire) (23 July – 24 March ), styled Lord Cavendish of Keighley between and and Marquess of Hartington between andwas a British statesman.

Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, styled Lord Cavendish of Keighley between and and Marquess of Hartington between andwas a British statesman. He has the distinction of having served as leader of three political parties: asDied: 24 March (aged 74), Cannes, France.

William George Spencer Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire, KG, PC (21 May – 18 January ), styled Marquess of Hartington untilwas a British peer, courtier, nobleman, and Whig politician. Known as the "Bachelor Duke", he was Lord Chamberlain of the Household between and and again between and The Cavendish banana is named after abcdfestivalgoa.comh: William IV.

Feb 09,  · CAVENDISH, SPENCER COMPTON, Marquis of Hartington and eighth Duke of Devonshire (–), statesman, born on 23 July at Holker Hall, Lancashire, was eldest of three sons of William Cavendish, second earl of Burlington, and. *Devonshire, Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th duke of, marquis of Hartington* (–).

Heir to the Cavendish family's dukedom and a Palmerstonian Whig, Hartington was an. English: Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire KG, GCVO, PC (23 July – 24 March ) was a British statesman, known as the Marquess of Hartington (–).

He served as the leader of the Liberal Party (–) and the Liberal Unionist Party (–), both in the House of Commons, and of the Unionists in the House of Lords (–).Country of citizenship: United Kingdom of Great Britain. Spencer Compton Cavendish, eighth Duke of Devonshire, was born on July 23, To write the history of the distinguished house to which he belonged would be to write the history of England from the time when Sir John Cavendish was Chief-Justice of the Court of King's Bench in Spencer Compton Cavendish, Marquess of Hartington and 8th Duke of Devonshire (), politician, was the eldest son of William Cavendish, 7th Duke of Devonshire and Lady Blanche Cavendish (née Howard).

His mother died on 27 Aprilalso leaving two younger sons, Frederick and Edward, and a daughter, Louisa. Resources by Spencer Compton Cavendish Devonshire (30) The Industrial value of technical training: some opinions of practical men / with a prefatory note by the Marquis of Hartinton Devonshire, Spencer Compton Cavendish Duke of, [ Microform, Book: ] At UON Library.

DF6: Papers of Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire () The Devonshire Collection iii The largest component of the collection comprises political, personal, estate and other correspondence of Spencer Compton Cavendish, Marquess of Hartington and 8th Duke of Devonshire, extending to over 1, letters.

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Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire (), Politician and Captain. Sitter in 55 portraits Statesman; served under Gladstone but opposed Home Rule for Ireland and with Chamberlain founded Liberal Unionist Party.

President of Council in Salisbury's second administration and under Balfour Tell us More. Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire (née Spencer; / dʒ ɔːr ˈ dʒ eɪ n ə / jor-JAY-nə; 7 June – 30 March ), was an English socialite, political organizer, style icon, author, and abcdfestivalgoa.com noble birth from the Spencer family, married into the Cavendish family, she was the first wife of William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire, and the mother of the 6th Duke of.Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire.

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