Editors. "Disraeli leaves the Commons on being created Earl of Beaconsfield". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli is created Earl of Beaconsfield, and thus leaves the House of Commons to take up a seat in the House of Lords instead.