Reference Entry

Wilkes, John (1725-1797), politician

Peter D. G. Thomas

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Entry into politics, 1757-1763 | The North Briton case | The Middlesex election | The reporting of parliamentary debates | City politician | Wilkes and America | Parliamentary politician | The man in the round

Reference Entry.  6407 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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