William Cobbett's Illustrated Rural Rides 1821-1832
Title:
William Cobbett's Illustrated Rural Rides 1821-1832
Cobbett, William and Morris, Christopher (notes)
$25.00
Cobbett roamed Southern England on horseback in the years between 1821 and 1832, gathering his "economical and political observations relative to matters applicable to, and illustrated by, the state of" that charming part of the world, one in the throes of massive change in the wake of the Industrial Revolution. Rural Rides paints a remarkable first-hand picture of life in the 18th century, and this newly revised and edited edition, with the addition of many contemporay illustrations, makes that world as vivid today as it was nearly two centuries ago...
Second hand Hardback
Stock: 
1
ISBN: 
9781856480314
SKU:
99022