Democracy and the Vote in British Politics, 1848-1867: The Making of the Second Reform Act
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The Second Reform Act, passed in 1867, created a million new voters, doubling the electorate and propelling the British state into the age of mass politics. This study provides the first analysis of the subject from the demise of Chartism to the passage of the Act.