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Lord Esher; a political biography.

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Published by Hart-Davis MacGibbon in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Esher, Reginald Baliol Brett, Viscount, 1852-1930,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1837-1901,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1901-1936

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 465-475.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA566.9.E7 F72
      The Physical Object
      Pagination496 p.
      Number of Pages496
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5087217M
      ISBN 100246640685
      LC Control Number74158549

      Explore books by Peter Fraser with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Book II: Trekking Around Australia and Beyond - (Paperback) Lord Esher - A Political Biography (Hardback) Peter Fraser. Baron Esher was the consummate royal confidant who hid his obsession with Eton boys and incestuous relationship with his youngest son behind a persona of charm and discretion. Arthur Benson, an ex-Etonian master and closeted homosexual, struggled to fit in with the blue-blooded clubs and codes of the court while fighting bouts of severe depression.


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