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              A Polite and Commercial People: England 1727-1783
               

              A Polite and Commercial People: England 1727-1783 (Hardback, New edition)

              By Langford, Paul

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              The 18th century was an age of vitality and variety, of contrasts and change. This work offers general history of England between the accession of George II and the loss of America. It reveals the character of the age, and demonstrates that 18th-century society was both strengthe...ned and stretched by the changes to which it was subjected.
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              ISBN 9780198207337
              Released NZ 1 Feb 1998
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series New Oxford History of England
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              The Excise Crisis: Society and Politics in the Age of Walpole
                

              The Excise Crisis: Society and Politics in the Age of Walpole (Hardback)

              By Langford, Paul

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              The Excise Crisis Society and Politics in the Age of Walpole

              ISBN 9780198224372
              Released NZ 24 Jul 1975
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Oxford Historical Monographs
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              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume I: The Early Writings
               

              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume I: The Early Writings (Hardback, annotated edition)

              By Burke, Edmund; Edited by Langford, Paul; Volume editor McLoughlin, T. O.; Boulton, James T.; Edited by Todd, William B.

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              This volume presents Burke's early literary writings up to 1765, before he became a key political figure. The writings published here introduce readers to Burke's early attempts at a public voice. Edited versions of some of Burke's works including The Vindication of Natural Socie...ty are provided.
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              ISBN 9780198224150
              Released NZ 1 Jan 1997
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Writings & Speeches of Edmund Burke
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              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume II: Party, Parliament and the American Crisis, 1766-1774
               

              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume II: Party, Parliament and the American Crisis, 1766-1774 (Hardback)

              By Burke, Edmund; Edited by Langford, Paul

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              A scholarly edition of the writings and speeches of Edmund Burke. The edition presents an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus.

              ISBN 9780198224167
              Released NZ 9 Apr 1981
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Writings & Speeches of Edmund Burke
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              Englishness Identified: Manners and Character 1650-1850
               

              Englishness Identified: Manners and Character 1650-1850 (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Langford, Paul

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              'Englishness Identified' traces the evolution of the so-called English national character through the impressions and analyses of foreign observers, and relates it to English ambitions and anxieties during a period of rapid change.

              ISBN 9780199246403
              Released NZ 1 Sep 2001
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume VI: India: The Launching of the Hastings Impeachment 1786-1788
               

              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume VI: India: The Launching of the Hastings Impeachment 1786-1788 (Hardback)

              By Burke, Edmund; Volume editor Marshall, Prof. P. J., FBA CBE; Edited by Langford, Paul

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              This volume is mainly concerned with Burke's attempts to have Warren Hastings, the former Governor General of India, impeached before Parliament. It covers two years of proceedings in the Commons, including two great set-piece speeches, and the first session of the trial in the L...ords.
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              ISBN 9780198217886
              Released NZ 25 Apr 1991
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Writings & Speeches of Edmund Burke
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              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume IX: Part I. The Revolutionary War, 1794-1797; Part II. Ireland
               

              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume IX: Part I. The Revolutionary War, 1794-1797; Part II. Ireland (Hardback)

              By Burke, Edmund; Edited by McDowell, R. B.; Langford, Paul

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              Divided into two parts, this volume presents Burke's writings and speeches. The first part covers the period between the time of his retirement from the House of Commons in 1794 and his death in 1797. And, the second contains Burke's writings and speeches relating to Ireland.

              ISBN 9780198217879
              Released NZ 21 Nov 1991
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Writings & Speeches of Edmund Burke
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              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume VII: India: The Hastings Trial 1789-1794
               

              The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke: Volume VII: India: The Hastings Trial 1789-1794 (Hardback)

              By Burke, Edmund; Volume editor Marshall, Prof. P. J., FBA CBE; Edited by Langford, Paul

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              This volume completes the collection of Edmund Burke's Indian Writings and Speeches which is both an exposition of Burke's views on India from his coverage of the Hastings trial, and his views on maintaining the rule of a universal justice.

              ISBN 9780198208099
              Released NZ 27 Apr 2000
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Series The Writings & Speeches of Edmund Burke
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              Public Life and the Propertied Englishman 1689-1798: The Ford Lectures Delivered in the University of Oxford 1990
               

              Public Life and the Propertied Englishman 1689-1798: The Ford Lectures Delivered in the University of Oxford 1990 (Paperback, New edition)

              By Langford, Paul

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              A major reassessment of the place of the propertied class in 18th-century England, revealing a society in which the middle class increasingly enforced its social priorities, vested interests, and ideological preoccupations. The book should be of interest to students of politics a...nd society.
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              ISBN 9780198205340
              Released NZ 4 Aug 1994
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Ford Lectures
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              The Eighteenth Century: 1688-1815
               

              The Eighteenth Century: 1688-1815 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              Edited by Langford, Paul

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              Written by an international team of contributors, this volume takes a thematic approach to the history of 18th-century Britain. It covers such themes as domestic politics, religious change, social structure, demography, and cultural developments.

              ISBN 9780198731313
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2002
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Short Oxford History of the British Isles
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