London: Henry S. King, 1877-1898. First Edition. Disbound. Very Good Condition. Item #304984
Note; these are all original articles separated from larger volumes, not reprints or copies. Published in The Nineteenth Century journal, a publication started in 1877 by James Knowles. Many of the early contributors to The Nineteenth Century were members of the Metaphysical Society. The journal was intended to publish debate by leading intellectuals. Its interests were in science, morality, public affairs and standards, philosophy, religion, etc. In 1901, the title was changed to The Nineteenth Century and After. Historian Walter L. Arnstein : As the third quarter of the century drew to a close, the essential bastions of Victorianism still held firm: respectability; a government of aristocrats and gentlemen now influenced not only by middle-class merchants and manufacturers but also by industrious working people; a prosperity that seemed to rest largely on the tenets of laissez-faire economics; and a Britannia that ruled the waves and many a dominion beyond (Wikipedia). Size: Octavo (standard book size). 211 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Collections; New Arrivals; Inventory No: 304984. This item is potentially heavy when packed and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.
Keywords: BZDB395 Antiquarian & Rare; Collections; New Arrivals; Regarding William Gladstone All published between 18771898 An interesting collection of 13 articles regarding the British statesman Prime Minister and Liberal Party politician written by many