Toryism And The People 1832-1846..
Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, in price clipped dust wrapper. Deckled edges. A little wear to extremities and occasional spotting, but otherwise a very good copy.
Constable and Co. Ltd.,
By r. l. hill. with a foreword by keith feiling.
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 5.75 x 8.25 inches. xiii +  + 278 pp. Errata slip inserted.
Account of the interaction of the Tory party with the working class from the !832 Reform Act to the repeal of the Corn Laws in 1846. An early work by Richard Leslie Hill (1901-96), chiefly known later as an historian of the Sudan. The introduction is by Keith Feiling (1884-1977), Oxford academic and also a historian of the Tory party.
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