Acts and Cases Concerning Elections to Parliament [Elections]. [Great Britain]. Orders, Resolutions, and Determinations of the Honourable House of Commons, On Controverted Elections and Returns: Determining the Qualifications of Candidates and Voters; The Rights of Election for the Several Cities and Boroughs; The Nature of Evidence Proper on the Hearing; Disqualification by Offices, Bribery, Treating, Riots, &c. And the Duty of Returning Officers. The Statutes in Force Concerning Elections, Are Also Pointed Out Under Their Proper Heads. London: Printed for J. Stagg, 1741. viii, 287,  pp. 12mo. (6-1/2" x 4"). Contemporary calf, blind rules and fillets to boards, raised bands and early hand-lettered title label and (private?) library shelf label to spine. Light rubbing to extremities, corners bumped and somewhat worn, interior notably fresh. $125. * Third edition. This book digests over 300 cases from 1628 to 1740. It was first published in 1734. Its last edition, designated the third but actually a revised edition of the third, was published in 1747. Our 1741 issue not listed in Sweet & Maxwell. English Short-Title Catalogue N42135.
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