Life of The Right Honourable William Pitt
Life of The Right Honourable William Pitt

Life of The Right Honourable William Pitt

STANHOPE, Earl

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William Pitt the Younger became the youngest Prime Minister of Great Britain in 1783 at the age of 24. This biography was written by his brother-in-law, Philip, 5th Earl Stanhope. Berkeley Paget was another early 19th century politician.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: John Murray
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1861
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    4 vols.: xii, 403, xxiii; viii, 405, xxxii; ix, 435, xxxiii; viii, 421, xliv p. 20 cm. Frontispiece portrait. Half leather with marbled paper boards, brown endpapers, brown text block edges. Some wear to corners, edges and spines. Tiny binder's labels on front pastedowns. Armorial bookplates of previous owner, Hon. Berkeley Paget, on front pastedown of vol. 1 with some label residue in same place in later volumes. Ink notations on a front page in vol. IV.