Thomas Keymer: Find the Printer, 9 September 2021
Show More The Paper Chase: The Printer, the Spymaster and the Hunt for the Rebel Pamphleteers by Joseph Hone.
Chatto, 251 pp., £18.99, November 2020, 978 1 78474 306 2Show More
“... by a mob including, it was said, men in the livery of the secretary of state Henry Bolingbroke. David Edwards, the fugitive printer of the Memorial, was wise to lie low. It would have surprised Edwards to be told, while in hiding, that state censorship was a thing of the past, but for many years that is what historians of the period argued. In 1695 the ...”