Broadside. Begins: "Queries. Whether any Parliament ever did better than this has done."

Anonymous.

Published by J.M., 1710
Used / Quantity Available: 0
From SessaBks (ABAA, ILAB) (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this book is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. Please enter search terms below to find similar copies.

Description:

Scarce broadside: Bitterly sarcastic commentary on the brusque and ungrateful ouster of a "heroick" parliamentary ministry, on the new ministry's idiotic and wicked conduct of the current conflict between England and France, and other contemporary political events, phrased in the form of rhetorical questions and here reprinted from a London broadside dated by various sources to either 1696 or 1710. (It's an interesting exercise to parse the text closely for clues that point to the one date or the other ? while observing how well, indeed, the rant would suit either!) Searches of ESTC, WorldCat, and NUC Pre-1956 locate only => two copies ? one in Scotland, one in England. Folio (30.8 cm, 12.1"). [2] pp. ESTC T168050. Now in a Mylar folder; edges slightly ragged, repair at lower inner margin just touching letters on one side, small holes in lower center with loss of a few letters. Some letters in header cut off at top due to printer's error. Tipped onto a blank leaf bearing a watermark of 1826. Bookseller Inventory # 6515

Bibliographic Details

Title: Broadside. Begins: "Queries. Whether any ...
Publisher: J.M.
Publication Date: 1710

AbeBooks offers millions of new, used, rare and out-of-print books, as well as cheap textbooks from thousands of booksellers around the world. Shopping on AbeBooks is easy, safe and 100% secure - search for your book, purchase a copy via our secure checkout and the bookseller ships it straight to you.

Search thousands of booksellers selling millions of new & used books

New & Used Books

New & Used Books

New and used copies of new releases, best sellers and award winners. Save money with our huge selection.

AbeBooks Home

Rare & Out of Print Books

Rare & Out of Print Books

From scarce first editions to sought-after signatures, find an array of rare, valuable and highly collectible books.

Rare Books

Textbooks

Textbooks

Catch a break with big discounts and fantastic deals on new and used textbooks.

Textbooks

More Books to Discover