History of the Proceedings of the House of Commons, in the Inquiry Into the Conduct of His Royal Highness the Duke of York; Comprising an Authentic Copy of the Evidence, and an Accurate Report of All the Debates in Parliament, as They

History of the Proceedings of the House of Commons, in the Inquiry Into the Conduct of His Royal Highness the Duke of York; Comprising an Authentic Copy of the Evidence, and an Accurate Report of All the Debates in Parliament, as They

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1809 edition. Excerpt: ...No, I do not recollect that. Did he not give you some advice with respect to your conduct referable to these. charges? The same advice that he had given me before. Which was, that you should not destroy the paper? To speak all I knew, and not destroy the paper; but this was in the morning, not it the second time when I saw him at the British Coffee-house; we came into the street together, lie went one way. and J another. Then nothing passed between Colonel Hamilton and you upon the subject of these charges at the British Coffee-house I do not recollect that there was. Do not you recollect Colonel Hamilton advising you not to suffer yourself to be examined upon the subject before ou came to the bar f the House? I believe not at that period; he told me, when I was speaking to him in the morning, you had better be quiet upon the subject, say nothing to any body upon the subject, but when you are called, speak what you know, aiid do not destroy the paper. Do you not recollect, that at the British Coflee-bouse, Colonel Hamilton advised you not to submit to examination, but to speak the truth when you came here; and above all tilings, not to destroy that ote? Not at the British Coffee-house. Did he, at any place subsequent to your meeting with him at the Coffee-house in Southampton-row, in the course of that day? I do not think I have seen him more than three times since 1 have been in London, and he has been with his regiment at Croydon. You did see him a second time that morning? At the British Coffee-house. And upon the occasion of seeing him at that Coffee-house, or your going from that Coffee-house, did he not repeat this advice? I do not recollect that he did. Do you not recollect stating to Colonel Hamilton that you would follow his advice, but...show more

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  • Paperback | 366 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 653g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236560787
  • 9781236560780