"Quadriennium Annae Postremum, Or, The Political State of Great Britain", Volume 9

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Page 187 - Bounty (that is, the governors of the Bounty of Queen Anne for the Augmentation of the Maintenance of the Poor Clergy).
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Page 203 - I shall think sufficient for mine. " I doubt not but you will concur with me in opinion, that nothing can contribute more to the support of the credit of the nation, than a strict observance of all parliamentary engagements.
Page 385 - King being come to the Houfe of Peers, with the ufual State, and...
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Page 56 - Proxies being Peers and producing a Mandate in Writing duly signed before Witnesses and both the Constituent and Proxy being qualified according to Law...
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