Bolingbroke and His Circle: The Politics of Nostalgia in the Age of Walpole

Bolingbroke and His Circle: The Politics of Nostalgia in the Age of Walpole

by Isaac Kramnick
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0801480019

ISBN-13: 9780801480010

Pub. Date: 05/28/1992

Publisher: Cornell University Press

'Examining the acrimonious political debate during the administration of Walpole from the perspective of its social context, Kramnick focuses directly upon the political culture of Augustan Britain. As the title implies, the volume is chiefly concerned with analyzing the thought and behavior of Bolingbroke and his supporters. The result is the most comprehensive and

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'Examining the acrimonious political debate during the administration of Walpole from the perspective of its social context, Kramnick focuses directly upon the political culture of Augustan Britain. As the title implies, the volume is chiefly concerned with analyzing the thought and behavior of Bolingbroke and his supporters. The result is the most comprehensive and persuasive general study thus far published of early eighteenth-century British political thought.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801480010
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
05/28/1992
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.23(h) x 0.83(d)

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