William Godwin's Diary

Character of Fox

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This work is mentioned in the diary a total of 3 times.


21  October  1806 22  November  1806


15  February  1812

Godwin, William Character of Fox (22  November  1806) London Chronicle

Charles James Fox died on 13 September 1806 and the following month Godwin wrote a short essay on his life, praising Fox as 'the most illustrious model of a Parliamentary Leader on the side of liberty that this Country has produced. This character is the appropriate glory of England, and Fox is the proper example of this character.'