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Disraeli's family appears to have come from Italy, and before that, if Cecil Roth is
allowed his plausible conjecture, from the Levant. ... If anything, he was 1 Andr£
Maurois in his biography of Benjamin Disraeli seems to me to make too much ...
There is no evidence that Disraeli's family came from Spain, nor that they had
settled in Venice; his grandfather came to England from the Papal States, from ... '
Cecil Roth, Benjamin Disraeli: Earl of Bcaconsfield (New York, 1952), chapter 1.
Disraeli set himself against the tide of what Mill called collective mediocrity,1 by
seeking to preserve and promote the ... (London, 1962). correction, modification,
still less to radical revision in the light 285 BENJAMIN DISRAELI AND KARL
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Though some of Sir Isaiah's best-known essays were included in the previous two volumes of his collected essays (Russian Thinkers and Concepts and Categories), this third of four scheduled volumes ... Read full review
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