Reference Entry

Cobbett, William (1763-1835), political writer and farmer

Ian Dyck

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Early life and the army | In America, 1792-1800 | The Porcupine and the Political Register | Cobbett and rural England | Radicalism and its price | Rural distress and Rural Rides | In the Commons | Final years, death, and reputation

Reference Entry.  3799 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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