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Wood, Edward Frederick Lindley, first earl of Halifaxlocked

  • D. J. Dutton


Wood, Edward Frederick Lindley, first earl of Halifax (1881–1959), politician and diplomat, was born on 16 April 1881 at Powderham Castle in Devon, the home of his maternal grandfather, the eleventh earl of Devon. He was the sixth child and fourth son of ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)