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RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America


RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America
RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America
RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America
RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America

RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America   RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America
The Administration of the Colonies. Wherein their Rights and Constitution are discussed and stated, By Thomas Pownall, Late Governor and Commander in Chief of his his Majesty's Provinces, Massachusetts-Bay and South-Carolina, and Lieutenant-Governor of New-Jersey. Walter, at Homer's Head, Charing-Cross, MDCCLXVIII. [2], v-xxxi, [1], 318, 73, [1] pages. Hardcover in full leather binding with marbled endpapers. Leather spine label with "Colonies" in gilt. Hinges cracked, but boards still firmly attached.

Small section torn off bottom of title page, though not affecting any text. An important edition of Pownall's.

Influential survey of the American colonies. With much on taxation, and the proposal for the colonies. Pownall held liberal views on the connection of England with its colonies. And was a staunch friend to the American provinces (DNB).

Indeed, his voice in Parliament on behalf of the colonists contributed greatly to the repeal of the dreaded Stamp Act. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "crottsy" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.
  1. Year Printed: 1768
  2. Topic: American (US)
  3. Binding: Leather
  4. Origin: American
  5. Country of Manufacture: United States
  6. Subject: History
  7. Original/Facsimile: Original
  8. Special Attributes: Exceptional and RARE book!
    RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America   RARE 1768 Administration of the Colonies, Pownall, Stamp Act, Taxation, America