Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 4

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William Cobbett
R. Bagshaw, 1803 - Great Britain

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Contents

Notice of the Blockade of the Weser by G Britain
245
Letter from Lord Hobart to the Lords Lieutenants of Counties August 3 206
247
Letter from Lord Hobart to the Lords Lieutenants of Counties authorizing
275
Articles of Capitulation of Tobago 246
319
Letter from the Speaker of the House of Commons to the Lords Lieutenants
341
Notice of the Blockade of Havre de Grace by G Britain
359
Proclamation by the King respecting Aliens
361
Extract from the Register of the Proceedings of the Council of State of the Italian
399
Letter from the Right Hon C Yorke to the Lords Lieutenants of Counties
401
Admiralty Orders relative to the Blockade of Havre de Grace and the Mouth
403
Decree of the Government of St Domingo for admitting Provissons free of Duty 438
439
Letter from Monsieur Brother to Louis XVIII to the King of England ofiering
459
His Majestys Order for the further Prorogation of the British Parliament dated
469
Letter to the Clerks of the Subdivision Meetings relative to the Suspension of
495
Regulations for the Formations c of Corps of Yeomanry Cavalry raised sub
529
His Majestys Proclanration for convening the British Parliament on the 20th
561
Resolutions adopted by the Meeting of the County of Edinburgh on the 4th
577
Dispatches from Admiral Gambier and Captain Malbon announcing the capture
595
Tuverna Letter III on the Affairs of Ireland i
623
Virginius on the Purchase of Commissions
641
Hibernicus on the Affairs of Ireland
653
Letter from the Spanish Consul in London relative to the Rumour of an Einbargo
659
Orders issued by H R H the Commander in Chief for the Review of the Volun
667
Convention between his Britannick Majesiy and the King of Sweden concluded
679
Inquiry into the Continental Politics of GreatBritain and the Causes of
703
PhiloPatriŠ on the Insubordination of the Oxford Volunteers
737
Parlies
759
Juvernas Letter 111 on the AHairs of Ireland
801
from a Continental Observer on the Restoration of Louis XVIII
817
Rowland HillMr SheridanThe Volunteers and the Hottentots
833
SUMMARY OF POLITICSAtlairs of Ireland Volunteer System Revenue
859
Commons July 12Fraud on the BankSir F BurdetiAttorney General 1062
1069
Commons July 14Income TaxChancellor of the ExchequerMr PittAttor
1097
Commons July 16Income TaxChancellor of the Exchequer Mr Pitta
1113
Commons July 20Defence of the CountrySecretary at WarMr Sheridan
1197
CommonsJuly 26SugarsMr ChapmanChancellor of the ExchequerSir
1275
CommonsJuly 29Irish ClergyMr CorryMr FrancisSir T Metcalfe
1297
Commons Aigust 2East India BudgetLd CastlereaghMr Prinsep
1351
LordsAugust 8 Military Council Earl of SuffolkLd HobartEarl Bridge
1379
CommonsAugust 11State of IrelandMr HutchinsonId Hawkesbury
1429
Abstract Statement of the Public Income of GreatBritain for the Year ending
1471
Account of the Progress made in the Redemption of the Public Funded Debt
1483
A Freeholder on Unanimity
1503
Lords August 12 Address of the House of CommonsHis Majestys Answer
1561
Commons December 5Oats DistillationMr Corry Mr Francis
1607
Commons December 6Irish Bank RestrictionMr CorryLd A Hamilton
1653
CommonsDecember 7Martial Law in IrelandVÝr WilberforceSpeaker
1665
Commons December 9Army EstimaiesSecretary at War Mr Windham
1677
CommonsDecember 10 Volunteer Esemption Mr Secretary Yorke
1755
Extract from the Moniteur of July 16 1803
1803
Account of the Net Produce of all the Permanent Taxes in the Years and Quarters
1895
General Return of the Royal Army of Reserve for Ireland
1899
Report of a Secret Committee of the American Congress on the Policy of obtain
1907
Sir Digby Mackworths Delence of the Oxford Volunteers
1939
Statement of the Situation of Hanover published by the Hanoverian Resident
1941
SUMMARY OF PoliticsCapture of St Lucia St DomingoBlockade of
1971
203
1995
Inquisitor Letter VI on the System of Defence
2003
Decree of the VicePresident of the Italian Republic regulating the Conduct
2009
Hibernicus on the defenceless State of Wales
2013
340
2027
Lords July 1Army of ReserveLd HobartLd MoiraLd Mulgrave
2031

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Page 491 - ... come tell us your reason; What sayest thou to this ? Poins. Come, your reason, Jack, your reason. Fal. What, upon compulsion? No; were I at the strappado, or all the racks in the world, I would not tell you on compulsion. Give you a reason on compulsion ! if reasons were as plenty as blackberries, I would give no man a reason upon compulsion, I. P.
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Page 389 - They, by a strange frenzy driven, fight for power, for plunder, and extended rule : we, for our country, our altars, and our homes. They follow an adventurer whom they fear, and obey a power which they hate : we serve a monarch whom we love — a God whom we adore.
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Page 389 - The throne we honour is the people's choice ; the laws we reverence are our brave fathers' legacy ; the faith we follow teaches us to live in bonds of charity with all mankind, and die with hope of bliss beyond the grave. Tell your invaders this, and tell them, too, we seek no change : and, least of all, such change as they would bring us.
Page 883 - America,] by and with the advice and consent of the Senate of the said States, Robert R. Livingston, Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States, and James Monroe, Minister Plenipotentiary and Envoy Extraordinary of the said States, near the Government of the French Republic; and the First Consul, in the name of the French people, Citizen Francis Barbe...
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