Shortly afterwards he took office as Foreign Secretary with Lord North under the headship of the Duke of Portland. ... Soon after the famous \Vestminster election, he went to live at St. Annea#39;s Hill, the property of his mistress, whom he afterwards married. He proposed the impeachment of Hastings, and was one of the managers. ... He hurried back to take part in the Regency debates, and expected to have high office in the government about to be formed, when the King was pronouncedanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Club, 1764-1905|
|Author||:||Sir Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant Duff|