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Six speeches or letters from the British political world in late 18th and early 19th centuries
Six speeches or letters from the British political world in late 18th and early 19th centuries

Six speeches or letters from the British political world in late 18th and early 19th centuries

CANNING, Mr.; MATHIAS, Thomas James; GRENVILLE, Lord; PLYMLEY, Peter; RUSSELL, John; NORMANBY, Viscount

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Contents: 1. Substance of Mr. Canning's Speech, in the House of Commons, Tuesday, December 11, 1798, on Mr. Tierney's Motion, Respecting Continental Alliances. 2. A Letter to the Marquis of Buckingham... on ... Emigrant French Priests...Resident and Maintained in England at the Public Expence... 3. The Speech of The Right Honourable Lord Grenville, in the House of Commons, 16th Jan. 1789, on the Proposed Regency Bill. 4. Letters on the Subject of The Catholics, to My Brother Abraham who Lives in the Country. 5. Letter to Lord Holland on Foreign Politics. 6. Substance of the Speech of Viscount Normanby, in the Debate on the Catholic Petitions in the House of Commons, on Monday, the Third of May, 1819 on the Motion of the Right Hon. Henry Grattan.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: J. Wright; J. Owen, J. J. Stockdale; J. Budd; James Ridgway; James Ridgway
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1799; 1796; 1810; 1808; 1819; 1819
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    70; 46; 31; 175; 45; 16 p. 22 cm. Half leather with marbled boards. Burnt spine, front board loose, title written on spine, corners bumped. Contents written in ink on front pastedown. Pencil notations and dampstains front endpapers. Page 151 of item 4 has large tear in top and stain on its last page. Author of speech written in ink on 5th title page. Worm holes in rear endpapers.