Liberty's Apostle - Richard Price, His Life and Times

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Born in the village of Llangeinor, near Bridgend in south Wales, Richard Price (1723-91) was, to his contemporaries, an apostle of liberty, an enemy to tyranny and a great benefactor of the human race. His friend Benjamin Franklin described aspects of his work as `the foremost production of human understanding that this century has afforded us'. A supporter of the American and French Revolutions, Price corresponded with the likes of Jefferson, Adams, Washington, Mirabeau and Condorcet. In November 1789 he publicly welcomed ...

Liberty's Apostle - Richard Price, His Life and Times 2015, University of Wales Press, Wales

ISBN-13: 9781783162161

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