Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Despite the renewed interest in the repeal of the Corn Laws (1846), the original source material surrounding the repeal legislation has remained difficult to find for researchers, especially those outside Britain. This volume offers easy access to key Parliamentary documents, pamphlets, and speeches of the Anti-Corn Law League and a number of contemporary documents on the anticipated effects of repeal by Torrens,McCulloch, Porter, Pennington, and others.
Title: Free Trade: The Repeal of the Corn Laws (Key...
Publisher: St. Augustine's Press
Publication Date: 1996
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Thoemmes Press, Bristol, 1996. Paperback. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Paperback Edition. In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. With the lightest of 'shelfwear' to the edges - hardly worth mentioning - negligible. No dustjacket as issued. There is a former owner's small b/w name and address sticker on the top corner of the 'Half Title' page o/w No Inscriptions or Marks. (xxviii) + 344pp. An Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. " The 'Key Issues' series aims to make available the contemporary responses that met important books and debates on their first appearance. These take the form of journal articles, book extracts, public letters, sermons and pamphlets which provides an insight into the historical relevance and the social and political context in which a publication or particular topic emerged. Each volume brings together some of the key responses to the works. The original material surrounding the repeal of the Corn Laws (1846) has remained difficult to find. This volume provides access to key Parliamentary documents (such as the speeches of Richard Cobden, Charles Villiers and others, and Peel's repeal legislation) , pamphlets and speeches of the Anti-Corn Law League, and a number of contemporary documents on the anticipated effects of repeal by Torrens, McCullough, Porter, Pennington and others. "; Key Issues; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. Seller Inventory # 109382