The Beauties of the British Senate: Taken from the Debates of the Lords and Commons, from the Beginning of the Administration of Sir Robert Walpole, to the End of the Second Session of the Administration of the Right Hon. William Pitt: Being an impartial selection of, or faithful extracts from, the most eminent speeches, delivered in the course of a most important and truly interesting period, of more than fifty years; severally arranged under their respective heads, with the names of the members, to whom they are ascribed, annexed thereto. To which is prefixed, The Life of Sir Robert Walpole. 2 volumes.
London, John Stockdale, 1786. First edition. - Spine somewhat rubbed, head and foot of spine with little loss of leather, edges scraped, outer joints minimally splitted, vol. 2: flying endpaper in front partly loose and somewhat squeezed, vol. 1: old name with date March 1797 on flying endpaper, otherwise a fine copy with no defects inside. XVI, 307 pp.; VIII, 351 pp. 8°, contemporary mottled full calf with black label and gilt spine.
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Keywords: Parlamentsreden, Englisches Parlament