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EGMONT, John Perceval, 2nd Earl of (1711--1770)
An occasional letter from a gentleman in the country, to his friend in town. Concerning the treaty negotiated at Hanau, in the year 1743; the manner in which it was rejected; and the fatal effects which that rejection has produced.
London: printed for A. Briton, 1749.
[4], 39, [1] p. ; 20.2 cm. (8º)

A gentleman = John Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont. An attack on the policies of the Duke of Newcastle. Imprint of A. Briton is probably fictitious. See H.R. Plomer, Dictionary of printers and booksellers ... 1726 to 1775, p. 34. ESTC t1913.

Copy Notes Bound (1) in a collection of political pamphlets.

Binding Later C19th half calf, blind-tooled borders, brown morocco-grained binder's cloth boards, blind-ruled and gilt-dotted spine, black spine-label, gilt-lettered 'Pamphlets Political./ 1749.--1793.'. Numbered '82' in a series of pamphlet volumes.

Reference Number 5463


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