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Rights of Britain Asserted against...America 1776  

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The Rights of Great Britain Asserted Against the Claims of America: Being an Answer to the Declaration of the General Congress

[MacPherson, James]


T. Cadell



[4], 131 + [1] ad pp. Folding table. (12mo) 20.7x12.5 cm (8¼x5"), later half-morocco with marbled boards, lettered in gilt on spine. Tenth Edition. 

Widely distributed British reply to the Continental Congress' "Declaration ... Setting Forth the Causes and Necessity of Their Taking up Arms", passed on July, 1775, the full text of which is included at the rear of this volume, as well as the Articles of Confederation.

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Spine sunned slightly, light rubbing; early ownership mark on title page trimmed at head; a few spots; very good or better.

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