The Mask of Anarchy: Written on Occasion of the Massacre at Manchester (Classic Reprint) by Percy Bysshe ShelleyThe Mask of Anarchy: Written on Occasion of the Massacre at Manchester (Classic Reprint) by Percy Bysshe Shelley

The Mask of Anarchy: Written on Occasion of the Massacre at Manchester (Classic Reprint)

byPercy Bysshe Shelley

Paperback | November 9, 2018

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Excerpt from The Mask of Anarchy: Written on Occasion of the Massacre at Manchester

Their end in a more formal manner, but eventually held their meeting on the 16th of August 1819, in St. Peter's Field. The people poured into Manchester by thousands from all the surrounding towns, coming peaceably and in order, but for a purpose pronounced to be illegal it was arranged that the chair should be taken by the noisy demagogue Henry Hunt, best known as Orator Hunt, and not connected in any way with Leigh Hunt. The authorities at Manchester had made extensive but muddlesome preparations for what they termed the preservation of peace. They had ready for action a large number of special constables, some yeomanry.

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Title:The Mask of Anarchy: Written on Occasion of the Massacre at Manchester (Classic Reprint)Format:PaperbackDimensions:110 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.23 inPublished:November 9, 2018Publisher:FB&C LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1331621542

ISBN - 13:9781331621546

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