Orielis' Books

Free U.S. media mail for $35 orders

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
ISBN
 
 
Browse Catalogs
Biography/Autobiography
Children's Books: Vintage
Georgette Heyer
Large Print
Military History
Mystery
Nora Roberts
Rex Stout
Romance Novels
Science Fiction and Fantasy
U. S. History

Complete Catalog List
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 
King Mob (The Story of Lord George Gordon and the London Riots of 1780), Hibbert, Christopher
Author Name:    Hibbert, Christopher

Title:   King Mob (The Story of Lord George Gordon and the London Riots of 1780)

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   Good+ in Good dust jacket

Edition:   First Edition

Publisher:   Cleveland, Ohio World Publishing Company 1958

Seller ID:   003724

249 pp, bibliography, index, 10 black and white glossy illustrations including frontispiece. Spine slightly slanted, a few small spots on front board, DJ has small chips and tears plus one 1" tear, back somewhat soiled. PO's name/yellowing on pastedown & free endpaper. waterstain along edge of frontispiece & title page. Text is clean and unmarked.

"For almost a week in June of 1780 London was in the hands of a reckless, drunken and desperate mob. This is the story of those few days and of the remarkable man by whose name the are remembered. Christopher Hibbert shows us Lord George Gordon, the central figure in this drama, in all his fascinating complexity-ill-advised, ambitious, vain, eccentric, to the verge of madness, but also a sincere humanitarian, with ideas far in advance of his time."; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

History London 1780's Riots



Price = 10.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart




Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to orielisbooks@gmail.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie