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Charles James Fox.

Hammond, J. L.

Charles James Fox.

A political study

by Hammond, J. L.

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Published by Methuen & Co., James Pott in London, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1820.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J.L. Le B. Hammond.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA506.F7 H2
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 370 p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6931965M
      LC Control Number03023834
      OCLC/WorldCa17605191

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        Charles James Fox and Pitt the Younger were both hot-housed children, favourites of their fathers (his father’s indulgence was said to have made Fox into an idle spendthrift, addicted to gambling and women). Fox was elected to parliament in at the age of 19, despite the fact that men were not supposed to become MPs until they were ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $

        After much discussion, James gives the author permission to tell his remarkable story "as if I were telling it. A first-person account," he says—and so Evans does, an account that makes up the bulk of the book. As a teenager, then Charles Gonzales hops a westbound bus to escape his father’s brutal beatings.   Fox had always been considered a rake, a drinker, and a gambler. Moreover, he was a notorious womanizer and was known to have had at time a tremendous crush on an actress named Elizabeth e of his womanizing reputation his love affair with the courtesan Elizabeth Armistead became so infamous George Selwyn, a witty Member of .


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