Author: Treasure, G.R.R.
Publisher: Shepheard-Walwyn (Publish
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
New book, 450 pages. Contains 44 portraits and short biographies on 190 of the most notable military, political, literary, artistic and business leaders in Britain from the death of Queen Anne to the outbreak of the French Revolution. This period saw two Jacobite risings, the evolution of cabinet government, major additions to the british empire, the loss of America and the stirings or radical reform.