A Selection from the Correspondence of Abraham Hayward from 1834 to 1884; With an Account of His Early Life Volume 2

A Selection from the Correspondence of Abraham Hayward from 1834 to 1884; With an Account of His Early Life Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1886 edition. Excerpt: ...in the coming Session other than Abyssinian. ' The selection of Commissioners upon the Irish Church seems intended to indicate a determination to uphold the Establishment, and the Roman Catholic prelates have done their best to strengthen it for the nonce. We have very fine weather here, and Lady C. is pretty well, and desires to be kindly remembered. Sincerely yours, CLANRICARDE. Sir Henry Bulwer to Mr. Hayward Ex'rRAcT. MY DEAR HAYWARD, Paris (Probably), 1867 In regard to ' Peel '--His mind was not a creating one, but a recipient one, which opened gradually to the growing ideas of his countrymen and became by degrees another mind: as the body after a certain period of food becomes another body. But the change did not become visible till complete. He fulfilled to a State the functions of a clock, which is silent till it strikes, at t/ze /zour. This was of immense use for the settlement of particular questions, but contrary to the general genius of representative government, since representation is founded on confidence, and confidence can't exist with sudden changes. This is the sort of spirit of my character. Ever most sincerely yours, An allusion to Sir Henry Bulwer's work on "Peel," which he was preparing to add to his 'Historical Characters' (Bentley and Co.), published at this time. Mr. Hayward and the Quarterly Revieu/--Mr. Hayward's tract on Junius, correspondence thereon--Mr. Hayward's article on T. Duncombe--Letter from Mrs. Norton, jeu de mots of Charlie Sheridan--The Fenian outrages--Mr. I-Iayward's article, 'The Ministry and the Irish Church '--State of Mr. Hayward's religious feelings--Garden party at Holland House, presentation of Longfellow...show more

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  • Paperback | 98 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 191g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236784960
  • 9781236784964