Political Tracts. Containing, The False Alarm. Falkland's Islands. The Patriot; and, Taxation No Tyranny. Samuel Johnson.
Political Tracts. Containing, The False Alarm. Falkland's Islands. The Patriot; and, Taxation No Tyranny

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Political Tracts. Containing, The False Alarm. Falkland's Islands. The Patriot; and, Taxation No Tyranny.

London: Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell in the Strand, 1776.

First collected edition, one of 750 copies. [iv], 264 pp, with fly-title to The False Alarm preceding the general title. 1 vols. 8vo (8-7/8 x 5-1/2 inches. UNCUT. Contemporary half vellum (with vellum corners), rebacked in antiqued tan calf, leather label. Moderate foxing; UNCUT. Early signature of C. Runnington of the Inner Temple on title. Fleeman 76.4PT.1; Sabin 36302; Courtney & Nicol-Smith p 127; Tinker 1362; Adams (1980) 76-71a; ESTC t130899. Item #260499

Four tracts, the most famous is 'Taxation no Tyranny; An Answer to the Resolutions and Address of the American Congress [1775]' pp. 169-264.

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