Reform Bill checked: Parliament is dissolved (25 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Dissolution of Parliament by Lord Grey after defeat of Reform Bill. Subsequent election, fought on question of support for whole Bill, gives majority to Whigs.

Citation:
Editors. "Reform Bill checked: Parliament is dissolved". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
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