W. E. Gladstone forms Liberal ministry in which he is also chancellor of Exchequer, with Lord Granville foreign secretary, William Harcourt home secretary and Joseph Chamberlain president of Board of Trade.
Editors. "Gladstone becomes Prime Minister for the second time". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
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