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modest plea, for an equal common-wealth, against monarchy

William Sprigg

modest plea, for an equal common-wealth, against monarchy

Also, an apology for younger brothers, the restitution of gavil-kinde, and relief of the poor. With a lift at tythes, and reformation of the laws and universities

by William Sprigg

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Published by printed for Giles Calvert in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Signature of Peter Courthope (18th-century) on recto of front paste down.

StatementBy a Lover of his Country (etc).
The Physical Object
Pagination(xv), 136 p. ;
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19626640M

All authority is fundamentally seated in the office, and but ministerially in the persons; therefore, the persons in their Ministrations degenerating from safety to tyranny, their Authority cease and is only to be found in the fundamental original, rise and situation thereof, which is the people, the body represented; for though it ceaseth from. For Hansje and Willem: When I was twelve or thirteen years old, an uncle of mine who gave me my love for books and pictures promised to take me upon a memorable expedition. I was to go with him to the top of the tower of Old Saint Lawrence in Rotterdam. And so, one fine day, a sexton with a key as large as that of Saint Peter opened a mysterious door.

Property also holds of the soul, covers great spiritual facts, and instinctively we at first hold to it with swords and laws, and wide and The obscure consciousness of complex combinations. this. There was no division of opinion on candidates, though there was a sharp contest on the platform. Before it was reported, Mr. Sumner, in response to loud calls, addressed the convention. He spoke with great power and eloquence against slavery in all its forms, against the aggressions of the Slave Power, and in denunciation of the war.

c) To understand the causes of The Revolt of d) To understand the out Break and spread of the Revolt of e) To explain the causes of the failure of the Revolt of 2. Introduction: The East India Company's rule from to had generated a lot of discontent among the different sections of the Indian people against the British. During , Overton wrote six bitter tracts under the pseudonym of the Rev. Marpriest against the Presbyterian majority in Parliament. During , Overton often found himself in the Tower or in Newgate Prison with other Levellers.


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