POLITICS IN THE AGE OF REVOLUTION, 1715-1848
Part 1: The Papers of Edmund Burke, 1729-1797, from Sheffield Archives and Northamptonshire Record Office
This publication offers the whole of the Burke literature, letters and papers from the Wentworth Woodhouse Muniments at Sheffield City Libraries. Interleaved in their correct sequence throughout this rich correspondence are copies of letters from other libraries scattered across the world, including over 700 items from Northamptonshire County Record Office.
This is a collection of the first importance for all scholars of 18th century history and politics and has much valuable material concerning:
- The American Revolution.
- The French Revolution.
- British imperial ambitions in India.
- Ireland and the Roman Catholic question.