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The English constitution

The English constitution

Author: Walter Bagehot; Miles Taylor
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Walter Bagehot's The English Constitution (1867) is the best account of the history and workings of the British political system ever written. As arguments raged in mid-Victorian Britain about giving the working man the vote, and democracies overseas were pitched into despotism and civil war, Bagehot took a long, cool look at the "dignified" and "efficient" elements which made the English system the envy of the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Bagehot; Miles Taylor
ISBN: 0192839756 9780192839756
OCLC Number: 59519564
Description: xxxiv, 219 pages ; 20 cm
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Responsibility: Walter Bagehot ; edited with an introduction and notes by Miles Taylor.
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Walter Bagehot's "The English Constitution" (1867) is an account of the history and working of the British political system. This edition reproduces Bagehot's original analysis of the "dignified" and  Read more...


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