Americans also seem to believe that the monarchy is a kind of mediaeval hangover, encumbered by premodern notions of decorum... - Adam Gopnik Quotes
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Quote:Americans also seem to believe that the monarchy is a kind of mediaeval hangover, encumbered by premodern notions of decorum; the reality is that the British monarchy, for good or ill, is a modern political institution perhaps the first modern political institution. - Adam Gopnik Quotes


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