Gladstone and Ottoman Armenians (1896-1897) in the Gladstone’s Pamphlet Collection at the National Library of Wales and in the Gladstone’s Library Historical Collections, Hawarden

Posted on April 22, 2019

In September-October 2018, Dr Stéphanie Prévost, Senior Lecturer in 19th-century British History at Paris Diderot University, spent some time in the UK, both here at the National Library of Wales and in Gladstone’s Library in Hawarden, undertaking research into the Gladstone’s Pamphlet Collection on the Eastern Question, including former Premier William E. Gladstone’s response to the Armenian massacres of the 1890s.

This blog appears on the 2019 anniversary of the 1915 Armenian Genocide.

Read more : https://blog.library.wales/gladstone-and-ottoman-armenians-1896-1897-in-the-gladstones-pamphlet-collection-at-the-nlw-and-in-the-gladstones-library-historical-collections-hawarden/

 

Cover of Gladstone’s personal copy of the translation of Father Charmetant’s original pamphlet, published in English as “Dying Armenia: An Appeal to Those in Power” (London: Information (Armenia) Bureau, 1896). National Library of Wales, NLW North Print GLADSTONE PAMPHLETS 285.5

 

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