Libels, Warrants and Seizures: Three Tracts, 1764 - 1771 [The English Book Trade, 1660-1853]

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8vo, hardcover. No dj, black cloth. Good condition. Ex-lib copy w/ front bookplate, text-block edges stamped, rear pocket & spine label removed; contents bright & clean, binding tight. Sections separately paginated: 135, 54, 164, 48 p. Contents: Facsimile reprints of An enquiry into the doctrine, lately propagated, concerning libels, warrants, and the seizure of papers, in a letter to Mr. Almon from the Father of Candor, first printed in 1764 for J. Almon, London; of the 2d ed. of A letter from candor to the public advertiser, printed in 1764 for J. Almon, London; of the 7th ed., corr., of A letter concerning libels, warrants, and the seisure of papers, and sureties for the peace or behaviour, printed in 1771 for J. Almon, London; and of Considerations on the legality of general warrants, and the propriety of a parliamentary regulation of the same, first printed in 1765 for W. Nicoll, London.

Title: Libels, Warrants and Seizures: Three Tracts, 1764 - 1771 [The English Book Trade, 1660-1853]

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Publisher: Garland Publishing, New York.: 1974.

ISBN Number: 0824009665

ISBN Number 13: 9780824009663

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Condition: Good

Book ID#: 1121127.18

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