The Anti-Jacobin, or Weekly Examiner. In two volumes.

By: GIFFORD, William, et al (eds).

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Fourth edition, revised and corrected. Two volumes. [iv], 642, [iv], 644, [xii] (index)pp. Full green pebbled cloth, spine title labels, edges lightly sprinkled red. A couple of the poems have pencilled annotations, and one has an additional snippet of verse clipped to the page with rather old (and old-style) paper clips. Gift inscription dated 1850 on each of the blank leaves preceeding the titles; two owners' names on the front endpapers. ***The short-lived but influential Anti-Jacobin ran from 20 November 1797 to 9 July 1798 (and all issues are presented in this edition). Founded by the Tory politician George Canning, it championed the opposition to the ideals of the French Revolution.

Title: The Anti-Jacobin, or Weekly Examiner. In two volumes.

Author Name: GIFFORD, William, et al (eds).

Categories: British History,

Publisher: London, J. Wright: 1799

Seller ID: 35677

Keywords: british history cat91 england english history french revolution political history press radicalism,