The Whig Supremacy 1714-1760.

By: Williams, Basil

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1939. First edition. Oxford History of England series. Scholarly, comprehensive history of English political history during the early to mid eighteenth century. Includes analysis of the English system of government under George I and George II, local government, the role of religion and the churches, the social and economic life of the country's people, the ministries of Stanhope and Walpole, the military, Cartaret and the Pelhams, Scotland and Ireland, the North American colonies and India, Newcastle, Pitt, and the state of science, the arts and literature. Includes ten folding maps illustrative of the state of Great Britain, Europe, North America and the West Indies, and India during the described time period. Dark blue cloth, 464 pages. Name of Alan Simpson on front free endpaper in pencil but no other markings. Alan Simpson was a Professor of English at Chicago University for many years before he became President of Vassar College through most of the 1960s and 1970s.. Some external wear and rubbing, good hinges, clean pages, some endpaper tanning. There are a couple of very tiny top margin chips to the front free endpaper, half-title and title page, no other chips or tears. A very nice copy with a bit of external wear.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.

Title: The Whig Supremacy 1714-1760.

Author Name: Williams, Basil

Categories: World History, World Wars and Militaria,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1939

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 002224

Keywords: BRITISH ENGLISH POLITICS POLITICAL SYSTEM WHIG PARTY