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Who's Who in Late Hanoverian Britain 1789-1837 - Geoffrey Treasure

Mechanicsburg: Stackpole Books, 2002, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper.

Number 7 in the series.

From the cover: “Who’s Who in Late Hanoverian Britain covers a period of British history exceptionally rich in culture, thought, and political activity. Its themes include the wars against revolutionary France, liberal and radical campaigns for reform of society, a new and turbulent phase in the “Irish question,” the evolution of a mature imperial power, the transforming effect of industrialism on a fast-growing population, and the abolition of slavery. Among the notables are poets William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Robert Southey, and William Blake; military heroes Lord Nelson and the Duke of Wellington; statesmen William Pitt and Charles James Fox; and philosophers Jeremy Bentham and Thomas Robert Malthus.”


Jacket designed by Wendy A. Reynolds. Size: 8½" x 5¾". Fawn boards with Red titling to the Spine. In the Who's Who in British History series. [XII] 435 pages.
£7.50