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The Sovereign has, under a constitutional monarchy such as ours, three rights—the right to be consulted, the right to encourage, the right to warn.




Walter Bagehot, 1826-1877, British Economist & Writer, The English Constitution, ‘The Monarchy’

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Walter Bagehot
Walter Bagehot
  • Born: February 3, 1826
  • Died: March 24, 1877
  • Nationality: British
  • Profession: Businessman, Essayist, Journalist

Walter Bagehot was a British journalist, businessman, and essayist, who wrote extensively about government, economics, and literature.

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