Bowen, Marjorie. Peter Porcupine: A Study of William Cobbett, 1762-1835. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1935, 312 p.
Broad-stroked life of Cobbett which attempts "to reduce to their simplest elements the problems that vexed Cobbett and his contemporaries.…
Briggs, Asa. William Cobbett. London: Oxford University Press, 1967, 63 p.
Succinct, well-informed, illustrated biography.
Clarke, John. The Price of Progress: Cobbett's England, 1780-1835. London: Granada Publishing, 1977, 200 p.
Supplies background on the state of agricultural England during the years 1780 to 1835,...
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