Sidney Godolphin, Lord Treasurer, 1702-1710

Author: Dickinson, William
Year:1990
Pages:300
ISBN:0-88946-469-3
978-0-88946-469-8
Price:199.95
Concentrates specifically on Godolphin's administration in the reign of Queen Anne, investigating the Lord Treasurer's problems in managing England's finances during this time and his solutions. Demonstrates that Godolphin was the first modern prime minister.

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". . . presents an extremely valuable survey of Godolphin's activities as an administrator. . . " -- G.M. Townsend in The Scriblerian