21, 1804 – April 19, 1881) was a novelist and the only British Prime Minister
to have been of Jewish Birth. He served
twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the Conservative Party.
Disraeli is remembered for his influential voice in world affairs, his
political battles with Liberal Party leader William Ewart Gladstone and his
one-nation conservatism or “Tory Democracy.” In 1878, faced with Russian
victories against the Ottomans, he worked at the Congress of Berlin to obtain
peace in the Balkans at terms favorable to Britain and unfavorable to Russia.
The diplomatic victory established Disraeli as one of Europe’s leading
One-page, 4 ½ x 7, in black border, May 1, 1861, Grosvenor Gate, to “My dear Harvey – If you come, as I hope, in the city today, try to give me five minutes…Yours, D”
Folds, light toning.
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