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An Interesting appendix to Sir William Blackstone's Commentaries on the laws of England. [electronic resource] : Containing, I. Priestley's Remarks on some paragraphs in the fourth volume of Blackstone's Commentaries, relating to the dissenters. II. Blackstone's Reply to Priestley's Remarks. III. Priestley's Answer to Blackstone's Reply. IV. The case of the late election of the county of Middlesex considered on the principles of the Constitution and the authorities of law. V. Furneaux's Letters to the Hon. Mr. Justice Blackstone concerning his Exposition of the Act of Toleration, and some positions relative to religious liberty, in his celebrated Commentaries on the laws of England. VI. Authentic copies of the argument of the late Hon. Mr. Justice Foster in the Court of Judges Delegates, and of the speech of the Right Hon. Lord Mansfield in the House of Lords, in the cause between the city of London and dissenters
Bib ID 4893736
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Description [Philadelphia] : America: printed for the subscribers, by Robert Bell, at the late Union-Library, in Third-Street, Philadelphia, MDCCLXXII. [1772-1773] 
[4],iv,[1],6-119,[1],xii,155,[1] pages ; 4⁰. 
Notes

Parts I-V have separate title pages. Part V is described as "The second edition, with additions, and an appendix," and dated MDCCLXXIII on the title page. The appendix to Part V contains the material described on the general title page as comprising part VI.

Publisher's prospectus for Adam Ferguson's Essay on the history of civil society, p. [156]. Though recorded by Evans (entry 12766), the Essay was evidently not published.

Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library.

Signatures: pi² [A]⁴ B-U⁴ W⁴ X-2M⁴

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English Short Title Catalog, W13024.

Evans, 12328

Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 2750

Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 2881

Sabin, 5697

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. 
Subjects Great Britain. Parliament -- Elections.  |  Dissenters, Religious -- England.  |  Law -- Great Britain.  |  Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1820.
Form/genre Prospectuses.
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Bell, Robert, 1732?-1784, printer  |  Blackstone, William, Sir, 1723-1780. Case of the late election for the county of Middlesex  |  Blackstone, William, Sir, 1723-1780. Commentaries on the laws of England  |  Blackstone, William, Sir, 1723-1780. Reply to Dr. Priestley's Remarks  |  Foster, Michael, Sir, 1689-1763  |  Foster, Michael, Sir, 1689-1763, Author  |  Furneaux, Philip, 1726-1783. Letters to the Honourable Mr. Justice Blackstone  |  Mansfield, William Murray, Earl of, 1705-1793  |  Mansfield, William Murray, Earl of, 1705-1793, Author  |  Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804. Answer to Dr. Blackstone's Reply  |  Priestley, Joseph, 1733-1804. Remarks on some paragraphs in the fourth volume of Dr. Blackstone's Commentaries

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