The proud Lord Chesterfield would have turned in his
grave had he known that he was to go down to posterity
as a teacher and preacher of the gospel of not grace,
Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield Biographies (1)
Philip Dormer Stanhope, fourth Earl of Chesterfield, was perhaps the politest man in an age that took its manners seriously and one of the wittiest in an age that specialized in that rare, volatile, a...