Sidney Godolphin, Lord Treasurer, 1702-1710
|Author: ||Dickinson, William|
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.
". . . presents an extremely valuable survey of Godolphin's activities as an administrator. . . " -- G.M. Townsend in The Scriblerian