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John Wilkes : the scandalous father of civil liberty / Arthur H. Cash.

Author/Creator:
Cash, Arthur H. (Arthur Hill), 1922-
Publication:
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 482 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Wilkes, John, 1727-1797.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1789.
Freedom of the press -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Civil rights -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Politicians -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Journalists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Contents:
The making of a gentleman
The squire of Aylesbury
Into Parliament
The North Briton
Number 45
The Great George Street printing shop
Trials and a trial of honor
Exile
The Middlesex election controversy
Incapacitation
The City of London
My lord mayor
Poverty, paternity, and parliamentary reform
Chamberlain.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 451-463) and index.
ISBN:
0300108710 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
60664320
Publisher Number:
9780300108712