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Observations on the Conduct of Great Britain, with Regard to the Negociations and other Transactions Abroad.

Auction:
2900T
Lot:
1159
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2900T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 01, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Observations on the Conduct of Great Britain, with Regard to the Negociations and other Transactions Abroad. London: printed and sold by J. Roberts, 1729. Octavo pamphlet, 61 pages, with the final blank, disbound, tape along spine, blind-stamp to title, 7 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.
A defense of Sir Robert Walpole (1676-1745) against charges of neglecting England's West India commerce.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

London, United Kingdom, Book design, Bookbinding, Knights of the Garter, Octavo, Robert Walpole

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