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(act. 1900)
  • David Steele


Hotel Cecil (act. 1900), was a mischievous designation of the reconstructed ministry formed by Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, third marquess of Salisbury, after the general election of October 1900. Opponents and some disgruntled supporters borrowed it from the London hotel of that name, used on occasion for party gatherings. They accused ...

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