One of the youngest prime ministers in Britain's history, William Pitt The Younger captured the fascination of historians for decades after the end of his term. In this 1891 biography, Lord Rosebery—himself a former prime minster—offers intriguing details of Pitt's life, career, and apathetic nature; as well as keen insight into the British political system near the end of the eighteenth century.
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Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery (1847–1929) served as British Prime Minister from 1894 to 1895. After his resignation he fought "for freedom as against bureaucracy. . . against democratic tyranny. . . against class legislation, and...