CHARLES THE FIRST.
Of his romantic excursion into Spain for the Infanta,
many curious particulars are scattered amongst foreign
writers, which display the superstitious prejudices
which prevailed on t...
Balding and bespectacled, genial and good-natured, dressed in the style of an earlier generation, Isaac D'Israeli suggests the image of a Jewish Pickwick. Today his fame and reputation have now largel...