A letter from a member of the House of Commons to his friend in the country, relating to the Bill of commerce. With a true copy of the bill, and an exact list of all those who voted for and against engrossing it.
London: Printed and sold by J. Baker, 1713.
BEIN Brit Tracts 14: No. [4] of 11 works bound together. Bookplate of Gamaliel Lloyd.
Sometimes attributed to Daniel Defoe (Trent (tentative), Hutchins, Moore, Novak ("probably")). Attribution disputed by Furbank and Owens, Defoe de-attributions.
In this edition there is no headpiece or ornamental initial on p.1; p.5, l.13: "intitled"; p.15, l.2 ends: "gran-"; p.15 last line: "matters"; p.23, l.19 ends: "im-"; p.25 item 3 for Berks: "Chales"; no press figures on pp.15 and 23. A variant has "Im-" on p.23, l.19.
Moore, J.R. Checklist of Defoe (2d ed.), 265
ESTC (RLIN) N59277
Brit Tracts -- 1713.
Great Britain -- Commerce -- France.
France -- Commerce -- Great Britain.
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731, attributed name
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