WOODCOCK, George. William Godwin : A Biographical Study
. With a Foreword by Herbert Read. London : The Porcupine Press, (November 1946). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-x,1-266, portrait frontispiece + 3 plates. 8vo (140 x 202 mm ), black cloth, gilt letering to spine.
William Godwin (b. March 3, 1756, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire - d. April 7, 1836, London) was an English journalist, political philosopher and novelist. He is considered one of the first exponents of utilitarianism and the first modern proponent of anarchism.
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