Annual Register Volume 1803

Annual Register Volume 1803

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1805 edition. Excerpt: ...if any man should divulgc the secret, he should have a dagger Wood said, ' in case he should not be there at the grand attack, he would be with a select par-ty of his own, and which would be of as mcch importance as where the grand attack should take place; ammunition was ordered to be provided for the people by_ the executixel Both Macnamara and Penderell used the term executive; but it appeared to me as if Pendetell wasone of the executive' I met John Francis onc Sunday as-I was coming along High Street, in the Borough; he asked me to go to the Black Raven, in Tooley Street; Tyndall, Wood, Macnamara, and fix or seven Irishmert were there, in a state of intoxication: there were about twelve or thirteen in all. We had a conversation about a form of government. I was at the Oakley Arms on Tuesday, the 9th of Novcmber. I was going from East Smithfield, where I work, up to Knightshridge Barracks, to receive my pay; going along through Cannon Row, l met Broughton 3 be told me there was to the Parliament House, and the business was to be settledf I believe Broughton said, the Tower was to be taken that day, ' but I cannot charge my memory. Broughton said, ' he must "go, because thc colonel was punctual to his time, las z, ., _.. w or sufficient force to go upon) said, 5 yes; a considerable force indeed, if the people come forward in the way, I have been-given to understand they will; we have a. great number of the army, and there area great number in all arts of the kingdom, in Birmingharm, Manehester, Leeds, Sheffield, Yorkshirel-I do not say that I enumerate the places exactly as they he mentioned all these places. f And here, in and aboutg' London, the ple, wherever 1 have been, are v ' every where ripe," and anxioussi for the...show more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 118g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236928024
  • 9781236928023