Author:Almon, John


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Biographical, Literary, and Political Anecdotes, of Several Eminent Persons of the Present Age. Never Before Printed. (Three Volumes, Complete)

By: Almon, John

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, T. N. Longman and L. B. Seeley: 1797

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22616

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Quarter bound in tan calf over original boards, spines in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering on black label in one compartment, gilt volume numbers and dates in two compartments, gilt borders on edges. John Almon (1737-1805) was an English journalist and writer on political subjects, notable for his efforts to secure the right to publish reports on the debates in Parliament. He was born in Liverpool and came to London, where in 1761 he was a reporter for the Gazetteer, and published A Review of Mr. Pitt's Administration, which was popular with the opposition. In 1770 ... View more info