Title: Cobbett's Gridiron : written to warn farmers of their danger; and to put landholders, mortgagers, lenders, borrowers the labouring and indeed all classes of the community on their guard

Imprint: London : Printed for Henry Stemman [by] T. C. Hansard, 1822

Description: 32 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

Citation: Pearl 119

Commentary: Cobbett's Gridiron (1822) consists of extracts from Cobbett's writings selected to discredit him. This six-penny pamphlet was one of the many anti-Cobbett publications of the time, and was much copied by other opponents. Interestingly, the gridiron became a symbol which appeared at the head of some copies of Cobbett's own Political Register as late as 1835.


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