Edward Baines

(1774—1848) newspaper proprietor, politician, and historian

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Edward Baines was born on 5 February 1774 at Walton-le-Dale in Lancashire, the son of Richard Baines and his wife Jane. He died in Leeds on 3 August 1848. ...

Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century) — Economics.

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