THE POLITICAL CONDUCT OF THE EARL OF CHATHAM.

London. 1769. [2],35pp. Lacks half title. Modern paper boards, printed paper label. Modern bookplate on front pastedown. Light foxing and soiling. Very good. In a tan half morocco and cloth folder. Item #WRCAM44884

Commentary on William Pitt the Elder's conduct during his term as Prime Minister. It was under Pitt's administration that the Townshend Acts were passed, leading to further strained relations with the American colonies and, eventually, Revolution. ESTC T148155. SABIN 63756.

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