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Great Cobbett

Green, Daniel

Great Cobbett

the noblest agitator

by Green, Daniel

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Cobbett, William, 1763-1835,
    • Politicians -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Journalists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1789-1820

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDaniel Green.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesOxford paperbacks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA522.C5 G73 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 496 p. ;
      Number of Pages496
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2860013M
      ISBN 100192818651
      LC Control Number84022770

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Mar./May Index included with index to the later title Microfilm. Ann Arbor: University Microfilms. reels. 35 mm Mode of access: Internet. Great Cobbett: the noblest agitator. [Daniel Green] -- "Cobbett was, in short, the last of the agrarians. But he was many other things besides--sodier, farmer, journalist, newspaper proprietor, author, grammarian, educationalist, politician and.

The Spirit of the Age. Cobbett. PEOPLE: have about as substantial an idea of Cobbett as they have of Cribb. His blows are as hard, and he himself is as impenetrable. One has no notion of him as making use of a fine pen, but a great mutton-fist; his style stuns his readers, and he 'filips the ear of the public with a three-man beetle.'.

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William Cobbett was born on 9th. March in the parish of Farnham in Surrey, where his father was a farmer and publican. On the idyll of his early life he wrote (in the autobiographical Life & Adventures of Peter Porcupine):— “I do not remember the time when I.

Volume 17 of The Parliamentary History of England, from the Earliest Period to the Year From which Last-mentioned Epoch it is Continued Downwards in the Work Entitled, "The Parliamentary Debates", Great Britain.

Parliament: Authors: William Cobbett, Great Britain. Parliament: Publisher: T.C. Hansard, Original from: Harvard University. Founded inhas become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from overbooksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.

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But Cobbett's invective, produced in vast quantities, had a point; 30 or 40 years before the great Act, Cobbett was a proponent of reform, and set out the case with irrefutable elegance. Related.About The American Gardener.

Back in print after years Out of print sinceThe American Gardener is perhaps the first classic work of American gardening literature. In it, William Cobbett, Victorian England’s greatest and most gifted journalist, draws upon his experiences during a two-year exile on a Long Island, New York, farm to lay out the rudiments of gardening .