The Extraordinary Red Book

The Extraordinary Red Book : An Account of All Places, Pensions, Sinecures, Grants, &C., the Expenditure of the Civil List, the Finances and Debt of Great Britain; With a Variety of Official Documents Never Before Published (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Extraordinary Red Book: An Account of All Places, Pensions, Sinecures, Grants, &C., The Expenditure of the Civil List, the Finances and Debt of Great Britain; With a Variety of Official Documents Never Before Published But here are the evils of the system, and here are the advantages of it; here you will see how, through what: channels, by what means, andfor whom the system Worms well. Look attentively at what is here placed before you. Behold the reasons, the solid reasons why the she. Mies of Constitutional and Radical Reform are its bitterest' foes. Read the facts, even imperfectly as they are here col lected, and recollect the men whom you will find named. Observe how thev act. Remember what you will find te3 Corded ofthem, and that too, chiefly from parliament/ir}; documents and you will then cease to doubt - even ifyou had before hesitated on the subject - why reform is resisted by all parties, Whigs and Tories, Ins and Outs, or by whatever name the various factions may be called. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 314 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 17mm | 422g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243164459
  • 9780243164455