Life of Viscount Bolingbroke

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Bolingbroke, Henry St. John, -- Viscount, -- 1678-
Statementby Arthur Hassall.
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Paginationxv, 237 p.
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Philadelphia: J.B. Life of Viscount Bolingbroke. Arthur Hassall. W.H. Allen, Preview this book Page - His plan of life is now a very agreeable one, in the finest country of France, divided between study and exercise ; for he still reads or writes five or six hours a day.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hassall, Arthur, Life of Viscount Bolingbroke. London: W.H. Allen, (OCoLC) Named Person. Henry Saint John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke, (born Sept.

16,probably Wiltshire, Eng.—died Dec. 12,Battersea, near London), prominent Tory politician in the reign of Queen Anne of England and, later, a major political propagandist in opposition to the Whig Party led by Sir Robert Walpole.

Early career. He was possibly educated at a Dissenting academy rather than at Eton. Life of Viscount Bolingbroke. Contributor Names Hassall, Arthur, [from old catalog] Created / Published Philadelphia, J. Lippincott Co., Subject Headings Book.

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John, viscount Bolingbroke." See other formats. Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke Philosophy, Teaching, Thinking "Letters on the study and use of history" by Henry St. John Bolingbroke, (letter 2), Frederick St John, 2nd Viscount Bolingbroke, 3rd Viscount St John (21 December – 5 May ), was a British Viscount and landowner.

His father was John St John, 2nd Viscount St John, half-brother of Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (–). His mother was Anne Furnese and his younger brother General the Hon. Henry St John (–). Bolingbroke: The Man and His Career (), biography; Brean S. Hammond. Pope and Bolingbroke: A Study of Friendship and Influence () Jeffrey Hart.

Viscount Bolingbroke () Arthur Hassall. Life of Viscount Bolingbroke () Isaac Kramnick. Bolingbroke and His Circle: The Politics of Nostalgia in the Age of Walpole () Harvey Claflin. Bolingbroke, Henry St John, 1st Viscount (–).

St John was Tory MP for the family seat of Wootton Bassett (–8) and Berkshire (–12), secretary at war (–8), secretary of state for the northern department (–13) and for the southern department (–14). He was in charge of the negotiations for the peace of Utrecht () ending the War of the Spanish.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Henry St. John Bolingbroke (Bolingbroke, Henry St. John, Viscount, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article. Bolingbroke, Henry St. John, Viscount, Letters to Sir William Windham and Mr.

Pope (Gutenberg text) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing. Henry St. John () Born: October at Battersea, Surrey Viscount Bolingbroke Died: December at Battersea, Surrey. Lord Bolingbroke, only son of Sir Henry St.

John Senior of Lydiard Tregoze (Wilts) and Lady Mary, daughter of Robert Rich, 3rd Earl of Warwick, was educated at Eton.

A MUCH-LOVED member of the St John family, the eighth Viscount Bolingbroke died last week. His family, who once owned the Lydiard Park estate, have Author: Scott D'arcy.

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BOLINGBROKE, HENRY ST JOHN, Viscount (–), English statesman and writer, son of Sir Henry St John, Bart. (afterwards 1st Viscount St John, a member of a younger branch of the family of the earls of Bolingbroke and barons St John of Bletso), and of Lady Mary Rich, daughter of the 2nd earl of Warwick, was baptized on the 10th of October.

Nicholas Alexander Mowbray St. John, 9th Viscount Bolingbroke was born on 20 June at New Zealand. 1,2 He is the son of Kenneth Oliver Musgrave St. John, 7th Viscount Bolingbroke and Jainey Anne McRae. 1 He married Helen Macdougall, daughter of Dr.

Colin Neil Macdougall and Mary Elizabeth Parker, on 22 June at Bishops Palace, Fulham, London. Descrizione: Hansebooks AugTaschenbuch. Condizione: Neu. This item is printed on demand - Print on Demand Neuware - Letters on the study and use of history is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hans Elektronisches Buch is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions.

The Works of Lord Bolingbroke: Volume 2 by Bolingbroke and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   BOLINGBROKE, Henry St John, Viscount, was born in October His father, Sir Henry St John, the descendant of an old and noble family, was a noted rake of the Restoration period, who continued to live his life of pleasure and indolence for upwards of ninety years.

Of his mother little is known, save that she was a daughter of the earl of. Frederick St John, 2nd Viscount Bolingbroke, 3rd Viscount St John was born on 21 December His father was John St John, 2nd Viscount St John, brother of The Hon.

Henry St John (–), half-brother of Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (–). His mother was Anne Furnese. BiographyChildren: Frederick St John, George St John, 3rd Viscount Bol, General Hon.

Frederick St. John. Viscount Bolingbroke. On this date inHenry St. John, who later became Viscount Bolingbroke, was born near Battersea, England. Brought up by grandparents when his mother died soon after his birth, he was educated at Eton and Oxford.

St. John became a prominent Tory in Parliament, where he was first elected in   The works of the late Right Honourable Henry St. John, lord viscount Bolingbroke: with the life of Lord Bolingbroke by Dr. Goldsmith, now enlarged by more recent information relative to his publick and personal character, selected from various authorities."Letters on the Study and Use of History".

Book by Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke, Letter 4,