The World's Famous Orations - Vol. 5

The World's Famous Orations - Vol. 5

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The World's Famous Orations - Vol. 5

The World's Famous Orations - Vol. 5

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VOL. V--GREAT BRITAIN--III ( 1865-1906)

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MACDONALD--On Canadian Confederation (1865) 3

CARLYLE--Address as Lord Rector of Edinburgh University (1866) 17

GOLDWIN SMITH--The Secret Beyond Science 34

BEACONSFIELD--On the Principles of His Party (1872) 38

GLADSTONE--On the Domestic and Foreign Affairs of England (1879) 66

BRADLAUGH--His Plea at the Bar of the House (1881) 91

CHURCHILL--His "Trust the People" Speech (1884) 99

SALISBURY--On the Desertion of Gordon in Egypt (1885) 109

SPURGEON--Men Made Rich by the Poverty of Christ 119

BIRRELL--The Distinction of Burke 131

JAMES BRYCE--On the Government of Ireland Bill (1886) 145

BALFOUR--On the Benefits of Reading (1887) 161

ROSEBERY--Robert Burns (1896) 174

CHAMBERLAIN--The True Conception of Empire (1897) 184

LAURIER--On the Death of Queen Victoria (1901) 192

ASQUITH--Trade and the Empire (1903) 201

MORLEY--His Address at Pittsburg (1904) 211

CAMPBELL-BANNERMAN--I On the Policy of the Liberal Party (1905) 226

II His "The Duma is Dead:" Long Live the Duma," Speech (1906) 239

LOREBURN--On the Policy of the English Liberals (1906) 247

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