Notes on the Anti-Corn Law Struggle

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NOTES



ON THE



ANTI-CORN LAW STRUGGLE.




BY


ANDREW BISSET.



WILLIAMS AND NORGATE,
14, HENRIETTA STREET, COVENT GARDEN, LONDON;
AND 20, SOUTH FREDERICK STREET, EDINBURGH.
1884.



LONDON:
G. NORMAN AND SON, PRINTERS, HART STREET,
COVENT GARDEN.



CONTENTS.


page
Introduction 1
CHAPTER I.
Was the Repeal of the Corn Laws the Effect of Oratory? 14
CHAPTER II.
Thomas Perronet Thompson 36
CHAPTER III.
Charles Pelham Villiers 86
CHAPTER IV.
The Landlords 178
CHAPTER V.
Section 1.—Peasant Life 211
Section 2.—An English Village in 1844-5 223
Section 3.—A Scottish Village in 1855 239
CHAPTER VI.
Free Trade and the Channel Tunnel 257


This work was published before January 1, 1923, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.