Sources for debates of the House of Commons, 1768-1774.
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Published by University of London, Athlone Press in [London] .
Written in English


  • Great Britain. -- Parliament. -- House of Commons -- Bibliography.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1789 -- Bibliography.

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Part of a thesis--University of London.

SeriesLondon. University. Institute of Historical Research. Bulletin. Special supplement -- no. 4., Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research -- no. 4.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 98 p.
Number of Pages98
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Open LibraryOL16592461M

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