Splendour & Squalor: Marcus Scriven

The House of Lords

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The House of Lords, apparently ‘reformed’, continues to demonstrate that ‘the new elite has developed the self-regard and advanced sense of entitlement of the old aristocracy without the intervening centuries of uneven service and sporadic self-sacrifice’ [from the epilogue of Splendour & Squalor]:

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Splendour & Squalor

Splendour & Squalour book cover

With thanks to www.thepeerage.com

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