An Historical Essay on the English Constitution: or, An Impartial Inquiry into the Elective Power of the people, from the first Establishment of the Saxons in this Kingdom .

RAMSAY, Allan] (1713 - 1784)

Published by Printed for Edward and Charles Dilly in the Poultry, London, 1771
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Title: An Historical Essay on the English ...

Publisher: Printed for Edward and Charles Dilly in the Poultry, London

Publication Date: 1771


[iv] (1) -210, leaf of advertisement. Collated complete Octavo. original full brown calf ruled in blind, spine with five raised bands. "The motive, which influences the Author to lay these papers before the public, is, an honest desire to show the true cause f that general discontent, which now distracts the British Empire; and, to point out the constitutional means of reconciliation, between Great Britain and her distant provinces." - from the Preface. [Howes R 27. Sabin 67675]. Front cover with endpaper and rear cover with endpaper and last three leaves detached (but both present), spine a bit worn, covers a little rubbed, interior fine. Bookseller Inventory # 30606

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