TOULMIN SMITH, Joshua. 9835



Autograph Letter Signed, to J.Chapman, discussing proof sheets, the expense of illustrations, the design of vignettes, and other matters relating to the publication of his book (probably Local Self-Government and Centralisation). 4 pp. 7 x 4½ inches, folds, in good condition. 5 February 1851. Joshua Toulmin Smith (1816-1869), political theorist, lawyer and local historian of Birmingham. In 1851 his work Local Self-Government and Centralisation was published and followed in 1854 by The Parish and its Obligations and Powers.