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DEMOCRACY AND THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (REPRINT FROM THE HUNTINGTON LIBRARY QUARTERLY, VOLUME XX. NUMBER 4. AUGUST, 1957) (Presentation Copy, Signed by the Author to Edmund Morgan)

By Jensen, Merrill (Presented To Edmund Morgan)

San Marino: Huntington Library Press, California. Near Fine. 1957. Pamphlet. Offprint. Pages 321-341. Presentation copy signed by the author. "To Ed Morgan from Merrill Jensen". "To Ed Morgan from Merrill Jensen". "To Ed Morgan from Merrill Jensen". "To Ed Morgan from Merrill Jensen".; 8vo; 21 pages; Signed by Author .

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AN ADDRESS TO PROTESTANT DISSENTERS OF ALL DENOMINATIONSON THE APPROACHING ELECTION OF MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT, WITH RESPECT TO THE STATE OF PUBLIC LIBERTY IN GENERAL, AND OF AMERICAN AFFAIRS IN PARTICULAR.

By Priestley, Joseph

Philadelphia: James Humphreys, Junr.. Near Fine. 1774. First Edition Thus. Soft. 8vo; 24 pages; Notes : Half-title: An Address on Public Liberty in General, and American Affairs in Particular. Attributed to Priestley in the Dictionary of National Biography. Signatures: [A]4 B-C4. Publisher’s prospectus, p. 24. Evans 13556. Hildeburn, C. R. Pennsylvania, 3085. Disbound. Lacking blanks, but this copy does have the half-title page. Published : [philadelphia] : London, printed. Philadelphia, re-printed: and sold by James Humphreys, Junr, in Front-Street. , MDCCLXXIV. [1774] .

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THE PATRIOTISM OF JOSEPH REED (A New, Unread Copy)

By Eliot, Ellsworth Jr.

New Haven: Yale University Library. New with no dust jacket. 1943. Hardcover. A new and unread copy, bound in boards and cloth spine. ; Yale University. Library. Miscellanies ; III; 8vo; 42 pages .

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OBSERVATIONS ON THE ACT OF PARLIAMENT COMMONLY CALLED THE BOSTON PORT-BILL: WITH THOUGHTS ON CIVIL SOCIETY AND STANDING ARMIES {TWELVE LINES OF QUOTATIONS]

By Quincy, Josiah, Junior

Philadelphia: Printed for John Sparhawk. Near Fine. MDCCLXXIV [1774]. Pamphlet. Printed for John Sparhawk, Philadelphia,1774. Disbound. Lacking blanks. Trimmed to 20cm. Lower tips ever so lightly worn. Howes Q18. Evans 13562. Sabin 67192. The Boston Port Bill closed the port until such time as the East India Company should be paid for the tea destroyed. Other acts changed the royal charter of Massachusetts; provided for the quartering of troops. ; 8vo; 60 pages .

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DES COLONIES,ET DE LA REVOLUTION ACTUELLE DE L'AMERIQUE (Two Volumes)

By Pradt, Dominique Dufour De

Paris: F. Bechet & A. Egron. Very Good-. 1817. Boards & Cloth. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 8vo, xxxii+403+2p. Errata+394+2 pages; Table des chapitres: Grandeur et importance de la question des Colonies, Colonies Portugaises, Colonies, Hollandaises, Colonies Anglaises, Colonies Francaises, Colonies Espagnoles, Tableau general du produit des Colonies de l'Europe, Des Colonies en general, Principes constituifs de l'ordre colonial, Des Compagnies exclusives de commerce, Du commerce exclusif des Metropoles avec les Colonies, De l'Esclavage dans les Colonies-Saint- Domingue, Comparaison des principes consituifs de l'ordre colonial avec celui que les Europeens ont suivi; (volume two) Conduite de Europeens a l'egard de leurs Colonies, Recapitulation de l'etat positif des puissances coloniales, Suite de cet etat-Ses dangers, Du changement des Metropoles en Colonies et des Colonies en Metropoles, De la Dependance et de l'Indepen- dance des Colonies, De la Separation preparee et non preparee des Colonies, Necessite d'un Congres colonial, L'Espagne peut-elle reconquerir et garder ses Ameriques? -Que doit faire l'Espagne? , Des Droits de l'Europe dans la guerre de l'Espagne contre ses Ameriques, De l'Influence des Colonies sur les Narines de l'Europe, Que doivent faire pour leurs Colonies les puissances inferieures en marine, Plans pour les Colonies, Avantages, Pertes et Dedommagemens dans le Plan des Colonies, Considerations particulieres, De l'empire anglais dans l'Inde et de sa duree, Que deviendront les Etats- Unis? , Necesite de la formation en Europe d'Etablissemens coloniaux, Pieces. Some worming & foxing, otherwise a very good set. SIGNED BY BECHET. Rebound in early 19th century in marbled boards, cloth spines. .

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A CRITICAL COMMENTARY ON ARCHBISHOP SECKER’S LETTER TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE HORATIO WALPOLE, CONCERNING BISHOPS IN AMERICA [THREE LINES OF LATIN QUOTATIONS]

By Blackburne, Francis

Philadelphia: Printed and Sold By John Dunlap. Very Good. M,DCC,LXX1. [1771]. Pamphlet. Philadelphia: M, DCC, LXXI. (1771) Disbound. Trimmed to 20cm. 2" closed tear at bottom of the title page, not affecting text. Attributed to Francis Blackburne in a note on p. 66. "Extract of two notes from Dr. Philip Furneaux’s Letters to the Honourable Mr. Justice Blackstone. "--p. 67-72. Evans Early American Imprints, First Series 11995. Hildeburn, C. R. Pennsylvania, 2634 Subjects : Walpole, Horatio Walpole, Baron, 1678-1757. Secker, Thomas, 1693-1768. Letter to the Right Honourable Horatio Walpole. Blackstone, William, Sir, 1723-1780. Episcopal Church Controversial literature. Episcopacy. Other Authors: Furneaux, Philip, 1726-1783. Letters to the Honourable Mr. Justice Blackstone ..; 8vo; 72p. pages; Attributed to Francis Blackburne in a note on p. 66. Signatures: A-I 4. "Extract of two notes from Dr. Philip Furneaux’s Letters to the Honourable Mr. Justice Blackstone. "--p. 67-72. Evans Early American Imprints, First Series 11995. Hildeburn, C. R. Pennsylvania, 2634 Subjects : Walpole, Horatio Walpole, Baron, 1678-1757. Secker, Thomas, 1693-1768. Letter to the Right Honourable Horatio Walpole. Blackstone, William, Sir, 1723-1780. Episcopal Church Controversial literature. Episcopacy. Other Authors: Furneaux, Philip, 1726-1783. Letters to the Honourable Mr. Justice Blackstone .. .

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A DECLARATION OF THE PEOPLE’S NATURAL RIGHT TO A SHARE IN THE LEGISLATURE WHICH IS THE FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLE OF THE BRITISH CONSTITUTION OF STATE. / BY GRANVILLE SHARP. ; [TWO LINES IN LATIN]

By Sharp, Granville

[ Philadelphia ]: John Dunlap. Near Fine. 1774. Reprinted. Pamphlet. Disbound. Lacking blanks. Trimmed to 20cm. [Philadelphia], reprinted, and sold by John Dunlap, at the newest printing-office, in Market-Street. , 1774. References: Evans 13613 Hildeburn, C. R. Pennsylvania, 3106 Adams, T. R. American Pamphlets, 139f Subject (s) : Constitutional law Representative government and representation. Constitutional law --Great Britain. Great Britain --Politics and government --1760-1789.; 8vo; 21, [1] pages; [Philadelphia] : London, printed: Philadelphia, reprinted, and sold by John Dunlap, at the newest printing-office, in Market-Street. , 1774. References: Evans 13613 Hildeburn, C. R. Pennsylvania, 3106 Adams, T. R. American Pamphlets, 139f Subject (s) : Constitutional law Representative government and representation. Constitutional law --Great Britain. Great Britain --Politics and government --1760-1789. .

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