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book #74711
Hayter, Thomas
An Essay on the Liberty of the Press, Chiefly as it Respects Personal Slander. The Second Edition. Not in McCoy
Printed for J. Raymond, London, 1755.
A work "original and startingly libertarian", proposing that freedom of speech (and press) are fundamental aspects of man's capacities and thus reserved natural and constitutional rights predating civilization's social compact
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt, a very clean crisp copy; without the half-title
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$ 550.00
18TH CENTURY, criminal law, freedom of press, libel and slander

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