Prophets, Priests, And Kings


Read by David Wales

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These biographical essays of (mostly) British subjects were written in 1907-1908 for The Daily News newspaper and reflect their subjects as seen before the great cataclysm of World War I. Gardiner was a British newspaper editor, journalist, and author. His essays were and are highly regarded. - Summary by David Wales (10 hr 52 min)

Chapters

Preface 2:17 Read by David Wales
King Edward VII 20:15 Read by David Wales
George Bernard Shaw 18:46 Read by David Wales
Arthur James Balfour 18:41 Read by David Wales
John Singer Sargent 15:36 Read by David Wales
George Meredith 15:23 Read by David Wales
The Premier (Herbert Henry Asquith) 19:03 Read by David Wales
The Kaiser (Wilhelm II) 17:29 Read by David Wales
Sir Edward Grey 16:40 Read by David Wales
James Keir Hardie 13:10 Read by David Wales
Lord Northcliffe (Alfred Charles William Harmsworth) 19:00 Read by David Wales
Dr. Clifford (John Clifford) 16:25 Read by David Wales
John Redmond 14:47 Read by David Wales
Florence Nightingale 14:40 Read by David Wales
The Primate (Randall Thomas Davidson) 14:35 Read by David Wales
David Lloyd George 17:01 Read by David Wales
Mrs. Pankhurst (Emmeline Pankhurst (née Goulden) 15:51 Read by David Wales
Lord Morley Of Blackburn (John Morley) 20:22 Read by David Wales
Rufus Isaacs, K.C. 13:21 Read by David Wales
The Bishop Of London (Arthur Foley Winnington-Ingram) 12:38 Read by David Wales
Prince Bulow 16:32 Read by David Wales
Lord Rosebery (Archibald Philip Primrose) 15:16 Read by David Wales
General Booth 16:33 Read by David Wales
Lord Loreburn (Robert Threshie Reid) 14:36 Read by David Wales
Thomas Hardy 16:53 Read by David Wales
Henry Chaplin 15:51 Read by David Wales
Lord Curzon (George Nathaniel Curzon) 13:48 Read by David Wales
Winston Churchill 19:19 Read by David Wales
The Rev. R.J. Campbell 13:19 Read by David Wales
The Speaker {James William Lowther} 13:46 Read by David Wales
Herbert Samuel 13:34 Read by David Wales
The Tsar (Nicholas II) 19:34 Read by David Wales
Dr. Horton 14:00 Read by David Wales
Philip Snowdon 11:24 Read by David Wales
Robert Burdon Haldane 16:38 Read by David Wales
John Burns 17:45 Read by David Wales
William Jennings Bryan 17:59 Read by David Wales
Lewis Harcourt 15:34 Read by David Wales
Augustine Birrell, K.C. 17:25 Read by David Wales
Rudyard Kipling 14:50 Read by David Wales
Gilbert K. Chesterton 21:57 Read by David Wales