Annual Register Volume 1834

Annual Register Volume 1834

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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. 1835 edition. Excerpt: ...property, on restoring the jewels and other articles_ belonging to the crown and to private. individuals. The troops still adhering to him were to lay down their arms, and return peaceably _t0 their homes under the protection of the amnesty, and he was to issue orders to commanders of fortresses, or of troops, who Bl'-Ill recognised his authority lmme' diately to submit, under thesame protection, to the government 0 the queen. The CODVBIHLIOH: bi' Evora for Sines, which had been appointed as the place of his embark-ation. On the 2nd of-inner he there went on board a_l3l'Iil_5h vessel of war, which carried lllnl to Genoa; and there immediat_elY appeared a declaration by him dated Genoa, 20th of June, Pm' testing that-the capitulation, mtlli which he had enterecentsl_,"'a5 'Lid and void as an act, which he been compelled to sign, in order to prevent greater misfortunes, and spare the lives of his faithful subjects. "My acquiescence," F314 be, "in all the stipulations Imposed upon me by the preponderating forces confided to the generals of the two governments now existing in Madrid and Lisbon, in accord with two great POVf'8l'8, was a mere provisional action_on my part, for the purpose of saving my subjects in Portugal from misfortunes, which the just resistance I might have made would not have spared them, having been $lll'pI'lSed by an unexpected and unwarranted attack from a friendly and allied power." _The.civil war being thus Plly brought to an end, and the authority of the queen acknowlfldged all over the kingdom, Den Pedril issued a decree, convoking 811 extraordinary meeting of the CYt$, to assemble on the 15th of eugllfiih The peers, whshow more

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  • Paperback | 450 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 23mm | 798g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236737377
  • 9781236737373