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Two lectures on Richard Cobden

John MacCunn

Two lectures on Richard Cobden

1. the policy of trade : 2. the policy of peace.

by John MacCunn

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Published by W.H. Lloyd & Sons in Liverpool .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cobden, Richard, -- 1804-1865.,
  • Social reformers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p. ;
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18447259M

    Richard Cobden was born in into a farming family at Heyshott in West Sussex. In his father had to sell the farm and Richard, the fourth of eleven children, was sent to a school in Yorkshire which he described as "Dotheboys Hall" in reality. Richard Cobden, Speeches on Questions of Public Policy by Richard Cobden, M.P., ed. by John Bright and J.E. Thorold Rogers with a Preface and Appreciation by J.E. Thorold Rogers and an Appreciation by Goldwin Smith (London: Unwin, ). 2 volumes in 1. Vol. 1 Free Trade and Finance.

    Richard Cobden, M.P: A lecture [J. Lawrence Gane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : J. Lawrence Gane. Nigel Bowen Chambers has 21 practising full-time barristers and 1 reader. The chambers was founded in The Members of Nigel Bowen Chambers practise in all Courts and Tribunals and in most areas of law, although specialise particularly in Intellectual Property, Commercial Law and Equity, Defamation and Media Law, Construction Law, Environmental and Planning Law, and Public Law.

    Richard Cobden () rose from humble beginnings to become the leading advocate of nineteenth-century free-trade and liberalism. As a fierce opponent of the Corn Laws and promoter of international trade he rapidly became an influential figure on the national stage, whose name became a byword for political and economic reform. Yet despite the familiarity with which contemporaries and. Close section The Letters of Richard Cobden. Close section – To Frederick Cobden, Bowes Hall 21 June ; To William Cobden, Bowes Hall, 25 December ; To William Cobden.


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Richard Cobden and Adam Smith; two lectures. Cunningham, W. (William), Publication date. Topics. Cobden, Richard,Smith, Adam,Tariff.

Publisher. London, Tariff Reform : Richard Cobden, (Richard Cobden lecture) [Charles Edward Mallet] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Charles Edward Mallet. Last evening, at the Washington-square M.E. Church, Rev. H.B. RIDGAWAY delivered an eloquent and instructive lecture on the "Life, Character, Genius and Example of RICHARD COBDEN." Two.

Richard Cobden was born on the 3rd of Junethe fourth of eleven children. The Cobden family lived and worked around the village of Heyshott in Sussex for a number of generations.

But this was all to change. Richard’s father, William, did not follow in his father’s footsteps as a maltster, instead deciding to try his luck at farming. This biography demonstrates how Cobden dominated middle-class radicalism from the turbulent s to the quieter years before the emergence of the Gladstonian Liberal party in the s, showing his significance as a spokesman for the middle class in an era of acute class conflict.

Richard Cobden’s idealism and passionate dream can be summed up by his statement: “I see in the free trade principle that which will act on the moral world as the principle of gravitation in the universe—drawing men together, thrusting aside the antagonisms of race, and creeds and language, and uniting us in the bonds of eternal peace.

Other editions containing works of Richard Cobden. The Letters of Richard Cobden, Vol. 1: – Ed. Anthony Howe () The Letters of Richard Cobden, Vol.

3: – Eds Anthony Howe and Simon Morgan () The Letters of Richard Cobden, Vol. 4: – Eds Anthony Howe and Simon Morgan (). Two of Richard Cobden's daughters (Jane and Annie) were a leading suffragist and suffragette. Jane in particular was one of the first women members of the London County Council among other causes.

The Dunford library contains volumes of books with the nameplate ‘The Daughters of Richard Cobden’ ‘. The names of Richard Cobden and John Bright are invariably bracketed together in any account of Victorian radicalism. As well as being fellow-workers in a sequence of great causes, beginning with the battle for the repeal of the corn laws, they were close personal friends linked “in the most transparent intimacy of mind that two human beings ever enjoyed.”.

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Richard Cobden and John Morley. Being the Richard Cobden Lecture for The Cobden Club; Howe, Anthony (). Free Trade and Liberal England. – Oxford: Clarendon Press; Jewkes, John ().

Ordeal by Planning. Macmillan; López, Rosario (). "Richard Cobden's European Tour: Three Unpublished Essays on Spain, Venice and Russia.". THE State is a severe mother. She demands from her noblest sons their intellects, their energies, and, if need be, their lives; but she is not ungrateful.

The men who have guided her destinies live in grateful memory and in memory the more honoured, if to great service. Buy this book. Better World Books; Share this book. Facebook.

Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by WorkBot. Aug | History. An edition of Richard Cobden and Adam Smith () Richard Cobden and Adam Smith two lectures by Cunningham, W. 0 Ratings 0 Want to read; 0 Currently reading; 0 Have read; This edition published in.

Richard Cobden, British politician best known for his successful fight for repeal () of the Corn Laws and his defense of free trade. Cobden was the fourth of 11 children of a poor farmer.

Raised by relatives, he attended a second-rate boarding school and then entered his uncle’s warehouse in. The Letters Of Richard Cobden Howe the letters of richard cobden - anthony howe; simon morgan letter of richard cobden a new critical edition of the letters of richard cobden, one of britain's leading nineteenth-century politicians deals with cobden's search for a permanent political legacy, both at home and abroad, including his.

[v no.1] A short life of Richard Cobden / by Frances E. Cooke -- [no.2] Cobden's work and opinions / by Lord Welby and Sir Louis Mallet -- [no.3] Cobden on the land question: a plea for small holdings -- [no.4] The two theories of foreign trade: a lecture delivered in Birmingham, November 14th, / by Russell Rea -- [no.5] Shipping and free trade: a lecture delivered in the Special.

The Letters of Richard Cobden () provides, in four printed volumes, the first critical edition of Cobden's letters, publishing the complete text in as near the original form as possible. The letters are accompanied by full scholarly apparatus, together with an introduction to each volume which re-assesses Cobden's importance in their light.

Richard Cobden. Richard Cobden () was an entrepreneur and politician who stood for honest money, free trade and peace.

He opposed war and profligate military adventurism. Cobden played a leading role in the repeal of the Corn Laws into the general benefit of the working man. A book entitled The Political Writings of Richard Cobden written by Richard Cobden, published by which was released on 31 October Download The Political Writings of Richard Cobden Books now!Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format.

The first half of the nineteenth century in England was much like contemporary America: It was a country strangled by bureaucratic regulations. Many people were always hungry, not because of poverty level wages, but because the price of grain for bread was kept artificially high by laws which simultaneously prevented the importation of foreign grain and subsidized domestic producers.

Food riots. Artefacts relating to this period are preserved at Dunford (for example, a visitors’ book) as well as many archives in the WSRO. Nevertheless, the s proved less conducive to the values of Cobden’s internationalism and the property of the Dunford House Trust was offered to the National Trust,   LibertyMatters, another of LibertyFund’s valuable projects, is now hosting a most interesting and thoughtful online conversation on Richard Cobden and the Anti-Corn Law League.

I think this is a particularly fascinating subject for all classical liberals, for at least a couple of reasons. First, the repeal of the Corn Laws in was a victory [ ].The life of Richard Cobden by John Morley (Book) Richard Cobden's German diaries by Richard Cobden Richard Cobden () was the leading liberal thinker of his generation, and it was primarily through his efforts that the Corn Laws were repealed and that classical liberalism became the dominant political theory of the United Kingdom.