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Item #75978 England's Liability for Indemnity, Remarks on the Letter of. Charles G. Loring.

England's Liability for Indemnity, Remarks on the Letter of....

Great Britain is Liable for Damage Caused by the C.S.S. Alabama Loring, Charles G.. [1794-1867]. England's Liability for Indemnity: Remarks on the Letter of "Historicus" Dated November 4th, 1863; Printed in the London "Times," November 7th; And reprinted in the "Boston Daily Advertiser," November 25th. Boston: William V. Spencer, 1864. vii, [1], 46 pp. Octavo (8-3/4" x 5-3/4"). Disbound stab-stitched pamphlet. Moderate toning, light wear to corners of text block, light soiling to exterior, light foxing and tiny inkspots to a few leaves, small library stamp to title page, which is lacking a piece of its upper-right corner. $100. * Second and final edition, published the same year as the first edition. Loring argues that Great Britain is liable for the depredations caused by the Confederate commerce raider, the C.S.S. Alabama. (England would pay damages to the United States in the 1872 settlement known as the Alabama Claims.)This edition not in Sabin, which lists the first edition.

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