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Wilkes, John 1727-1797

Overview
Works: 925 works in 2,422 publications in 1 language and 45,880 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Records and correspondence  Trials, litigation, etc  Humor  Poetry  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Signer, Honoree
Classifications: DA512.W6, 320.0941
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The North Briton( )

in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 3 includes additional materials, including selections from the Auditor, the Monitor and various speeches and letters of the period
A letter to His Grace, the Duke of Grafton, first commissioner of His Majesty's Treasury by John Wilkes( Book )

82 editions published between 1767 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Wilkes's trial for libel
Observations on the Papers relative to the rupture with Spain : laid before both houses of Parliament, on Friday the twenty-ninth day of January, 1762 by His Majesty's command by John Wilkes( Book )

33 editions published between 1762 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on woman and other pieces by John Wilkes( Book )

11 editions published between 1871 and 1979 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The North Briton by John Wilkes( Book )

37 editions published between 1763 and 1863 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of England from the Revolution to the accession of the Brunswick line Vol. I. : [Eight lines in Latin from Livy] by John Wilkes( Book )

22 editions published in 1768 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The North Briton, from No. I. to No. XLVI. inclusive with several useful and explanatory notes, not printed in any former edition : to which is added, a copious index to every name and article by John Wilkes( Book )

38 editions published between 1763 and 2005 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The speeches of Mr. Wilkes in the House of commons by John Wilkes( Book )

18 editions published between 1786 and 2012 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Favourite with a dedication to my Lord B*** by FAVOURITE( Book )

5 editions published between 1765 and 2005 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attack on the Earl of Bute
English liberty, or The British lion roused; containiny [sic] the sufferings of John Wilkes, esq; from the first of his persecution, down to the present time by John Wilkes( Book )

20 editions published between 1768 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebrated letter : sent from John Wilkes, Esq. at Paris, to the electors of Aylesbury, in the year 1764 by John Wilkes( Book )

16 editions published between 1768 and 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The north Briton : Revised and corrected by the author. Illustrated with explanatory notes, and a copious index of names and characters. In two volumes. by John Wilkes( Book )

12 editions published between 1764 and 1766 in English and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The correspondence of the late John Wilkes : with his friends, printed from the original manuscripts, in which are introduced memoirs of his life by John Wilkes( Book )

14 editions published between 1805 and 1970 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language of politics in the age of Wilkes and Burke by James T Boulton( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book focuses on the literature produced at the time of the controversy over Wilkes and the Middlesex elections and by the debate in England over the French Revolution. Writings by Junius, Johnson, Burke, Paine, Mackintosh, Wollstonecraft and Arthur Young among others are examined in order to identify and estimate the effectiveness of the persuasive techniques used by these writers to communicate ideas to their respective audiences. Godwin is also given a new assessment. A view of the extent and urgency over the French Revolution is provided by the chronological survey of replies to Bur
 
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Alternative Names
Borrewell, Pego 1725-1797

Borrewell Pego 1727-1797

Con Uilks

John Wilkes britischer Politiker, Journalist und Schriftsteller

John Wilkes Brits journalist

John Wilkes giornalista e politico inglese

Pego Borrewell 1727-1797

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Wilkes, Johann 1725-1797

Wilkes, Johannes 1725-1797

Wilkes, John, Esquire, 1727-1797

Уилкс, Джон

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Languages
English (611)

Covers
That devil WilkesThe language of politics in the age of Wilkes and BurkeJohn Wilkes, a friend to libertyA letter concerning libels, warrants, the seizure of papers, and sureties for the peace or behaviour : with a view to some late proceedings, and the defence of them by the majority