The History and Proceedings of the House of Commons from the Restoration to the Present Time ... Illustrated with a Great Variety of Historical and Explanatory Notes ... with a Large Appendix ...

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Page 51 - .-> of the Order of the Day for the Houfe to refolve itfelf into a Committee of the whole Houfe on the Bill to raife i 200,000 1.
Page 127 - The order of the day being read, for the Houfe to refolve itfelf into a Committee of the whole Houfe, to take into confideration fo much of His Majefty's moft gracious fpeech.
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Page 150 - ... unless you show the same regard for my just prerogative, and for the honour of my government, as I have always expressed for the rights of my people.
Page 101 - An act for the further security of his Majesty's person and the succession of the crown in the Protestant line, and for extinguishing the hopes of the pretended Prince of Wales, and all other pretenders, and their open and secret abettors...
Page 1 - A SEASONABLE ARGUMENT TO PERSUADE ALL THE GRAND JURIES IN ENGLAND TO PETITION FOR A NEW PARLIAMENT, OR A LIST OF THE PRINCIPAL LABOURERS IN THE GREAT DESIGN OF POPERY AND ARBITRARY POWER...
Page 70 - The commons, having granted the supplies, ordered a bill to be brought in for securing the freedom of parliaments, by limiting the number of officers in the house of commons, and it passed through both houses with little difficulty.
Page 46 - On the order of the day being read, for the houfe to refolve itfelf into...
Page 1 - England to petition for a NEW PARLIAMENT : Or, a List of the Principal Labourers in the Great Design of Popery and Arbitrary Power, who have betrayed. their Country to the Conspirators, and bargained with them...
Page 53 - Act for the more effectual preventing fraudulent conveyances in order to multiply votes for electing knights of the shire to serve in parliament...

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