VOTES OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS. VENERIS, 8 DIE FEBRUARII, 1788.

[London: Printed and Sold by John Nichols... 1788]. Folio. Pages 189-219, [1 blank], as issued. Disbound, else Very Good.

The recorded matters include protests from Scotland, asserting that the Parliament of Scotland has overturned "the Ancient Constitutions of the Royal Boroughs of Scotland" by enacting "unjust and illiberal Systems" pertaining to the Suffrage [pages 205-211].
The Penns of Pennsylvania explain that in 1779, "during the unhappy Troubles which then prevailed in North America, the aforementioned Proprietaries, by an Act of Assembly passed in the Province of Pennsylvania, were violently divested of all their said Charter Rights, and of all their Estates in said Province." They seek redress [Pages 214-215]. Item #36279

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