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People/Characters: John Poyntz Spencer, 5th Earl Spencer

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Gladstone by Roy Jenkins
Gladstone : heroic minister, 1865-1898 by Richard Shannon
The Red Earl : The Papers of the Fifth Earl Spencer 1835-1910 (Volume 1 1835-1885) by John Poyntz
The Red Earl : The Papers of the Fifth Earl Spencer 1835-1910 (Volume 2 1885-1910) by John Poyntz
A Short History of the Liberal Party 1900-1997 by Chris Cook
The Spencers: A Personal History of an English Family by Charles Spencer, Earl Spencer

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John Poyntz Spencer, 5th Earl Spencer, KG, KP, PC (27 October 1835 – 13 August 1910), known as Viscount Althorp from 1845 to 1857 (and also known as the Red Earl because of his distinctive long red beard), was a British Liberal Party politician under, and close friend of, British prime minister William Ewart Gladstone. He was twice Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. [Wikipedia]

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