The Works of Edmund Waller Published by Mr. Fenton

The Works of Edmund Waller Published by Mr. Fenton

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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. 1730 edition. Excerpt: ...and safeguard of the kingdom from such peril and danger; and by law compel the doing thereof in case of refusal or refractoriness? And, whether in such case is not the King the sole judge, both of the danger, and when, and how, the same is to be prevented, and avoided? C. R. May it please your most excellent Majesty! We have according to Your Majesty's command, severally every man by himself, and all of us together, taken into serious consideration the cafe and question sign'-d by Your Majesty, and inclosed in Your royal Letter. And we are of opinion, That when the good and safety of the kingdom in general is concerned, and the whole kingdom in danger, Your Mijpsty may by Writ, under the great seal of England, command all the subjects of this Your kingdom, at their charge, tqprovideanc furnish such number of ships, with meni victuals, and munition, and for iufh N time time as Your Majesty shall think fit, for the defense and safeguard of the kingdom from such danger and peril. And that by law Your Majesty may compel the doing thereof, in case of refusal, or refractoriness. And we also are of opinion, That in such case Your Majesty is the sole judge both of the danger, and when, and how, the same is to be prevented and avoided. George Crook. Thomas Trevor. Geirge Version. Robert Berkley. Francis Crawley. Richard Msion. III. That he, being then one of the Justices of the said Court of Common-Pleas, delivered an opinion in the Exchequer-Chamber against John Hamden Esquire in the case of Ship-money, That he the said John Hamden upon the matter and substance of the case, was chargeable with the money then in question: a copy of which proceedings and judgment the Commons of this present Parliament have already deliver'd to your Lordship. IV. That he, ...
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  • Paperback | 126 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 240g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236634187
  • 9781236634184