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Observations on the Law of Treason; Wherein It Is Attempted to Be Shewn, That Conspiring to Levy War Is Not Treason by the Law of England [quotation from Cicero]
Printed for J. Johnson, St. Paul's Church Yard, London, 1794.
An uncommon tract addressing a central issue in the 1794 treason trials, contending that a conspiracy only, without an accompanying overt act, is not treason under English law, invoking Stanford, Hale, and, in particular, Coke as authorities
Modern plain wraps, a very good copy, 44 pages; eight copies in ESTC, none in a law library
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$ 650.00
criminal law, juries

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