William Gladstone: Portraits of Integrity

Joe Hardwick’s introduction to our Portraits of Integrity meeting on William Gladstone.


Background Readings and Modern Commentary

  • Perry Butler, Gladstone: Church, State and Tractarianism (Oxford, 1982), pp. 120-32.
  • H. C. G. Matthew, Gladstone, 1809-1898 (Oxford, 1997), pp. 59-73.

Primary Sources

Further Primary Sources

  • Gladstone’s 11 April 1845 speech on the Maynooth Bill can be found here.

About Joseph Hardwick

Joseph Hardwick is Lecturer in History at University of Northumbria.
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