16/11/2022 · George Canning (11 April 1770 – 8 August 1827) was a British Tory statesman. He held various senior cabinet positions under numerous prime ministers, including two important terms as Foreign Secretary, finally becoming Prime Minister of the United Kingdom for the last 118 days of his life, from April to August 1827.
24/11/2022 · George Canning Song Poems 1. The Slavery Of Greece Unrivall'd Greece! thou ever honor'd name, Thou nurse of heroes dear to deathless fame! Though now to worth, to honor all unknown, Thy lustre faded, and thy glories flown; ... 2. Song Whene'er with haggard eyes I view This dungeon that I'm rotting in, I think of those companions true
01/11/2022 · He is one of only four prime ministers to have a statue in Parliament Square, the others being Benjamin Disraeli, David Lloyd George and Winston Churchill. While Canning’s time as prime minister was short, his distinguished political career spanned 34 years, from securing a seat in the Commons in 1793 to his death in 1827.
04/11/2022 · Elderly Gentleman, The Poem by George Canning Poems Books Biography Comments Elderly Gentleman, The By the side of a murmuring stream an elderly gentleman sat. On the top of his head was a wig, and a-top of his wig was his hat. The wind it blew high and blew strong, as the elderly gentleman sat;
06/11/2022 · The Pilgrimage To Mecca Poem by George Canning Poems Books Biography Comments The Pilgrimage To Mecca What holy rites Mohammed's laws ordain, What various duties bind his faithful train,-- What pious zeal his scatter'd tribes unites In fix'd observance of these holy rites,-- At Mecca's shrine what votive crowds surround
15/11/2022 · Ode To The Poem by George Canning Poems Books Biography Comments Ode To The How blest, how firm the Statesman stands, (Him no low intrigue shall move), Circled by faithful kindred bands, And propp'd by fond fraternal love . When his speeches hobble vilely, What! " Hear him" burst from brother Hiley, When the faltering periods lag,
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