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But the essence of Disraeli's genius as a courtier was his ability to make it all about her.
Disraeli affectionately (and with irreverence that shocked everyone but la reine) referred to Victoria as the "Faery Queen."
In the dusty corridors of power, Disraeli was an exotic orchid whose drag enlivened many a boring wet Monday.
Such are the f-stops on what Disraeli called “the greasy pole.”
On the first night Disraeli made a capital speech, and nobody else on their side would speak at all.The Greville Memoirs (Third Part) Volume II (of II)|Charles Cavendish Fulke Greville
I cannot terminate these remarks without saying a word or two about Disraeli's great antagonist, Peel.Political and Literary essays, 1908-1913|Evelyn Baring
They exalted the unknown Disraeli out of sheer delight at his Byronic ability to irradiate everything with romance.George Du Maurier, the Satirist of the Victorians|T. Martin Wood
Disraeli's instinctive affinity for some kind of mystic teaching is indicated by Vivian Grey's first request to his father. 'Hours in a Library|Leslie Stephen
This speech, which was not particularly good, has been universally considered as a snub to Disraeli.A Journal of the Reign of Queen Victoria 1837-1852 - (Volume 3 of 3)|Charles C. F. Greville