Harry Peckham was educated at Winchester College and New College, Oxford, before being called to the Bar and becoming, in time, a King's Counsel, a Commissioner for Bankrupts, and Recorder of Chichester. He was also a witty rake, a keen sportsmanhe was a member of the committee that drew up the laws of cricketand a relentless tourist. This is a fascinating collection of letters he wrote in 1769 while traveling through the Netherlands, Belgium, and France that contains insights into the society and culture of the places that ...

Harry Peckham's Tour 2008, History Press (SC), Stroud

ISBN-13: 9781845886196

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