[JACOBITE ATTERBURY PLOT]. A Report from the Committee Appointed by Order of the House of Commons to Examine Christopher Layer, and Others; And to whom Several Papers and examinations laid before the House, relating to the Conspiracy mentioned in His Majesty's Speech, at the Opening of this Parliament, To be carrying on against his Person and Government, were referred, 1st March 1722. Together with the Appendixes, containing Examinations, Letters, and other Papers. William Pulteney.

[JACOBITE ATTERBURY PLOT]. A Report from the Committee Appointed by Order of the House of Commons to Examine Christopher Layer, and Others; And to whom Several Papers and examinations laid before the House, relating to the Conspiracy mentioned in His Majesty's Speech, at the Opening of this Parliament, To be carrying on against his Person and Government, were referred, 1st March 1722. Together with the Appendixes, containing Examinations, Letters, and other Papers.

London: House of Commons, 1803. Disbound. Very Good. Item #258102

Extracted from Reports from Committees of the House of Commons, Volume 1, 1803: Title page, 252 pages (pp99-350). Christopher Layer (1683-1723) was an English Jacobite conspirator, in what is now referred to as the Atterbury Plot. He intended to enlist the help and support of former soldiers, seize control of the Tower of London, the Royal Mint, and the Bank of England, and hoped to seize the royal family, and murder senior government officials. Taken prisoner after being betrayed by friends, he was kept at the Tower of London, tried and subsequently executed for high treason in 1723. Size: Large folio (27 x 41 cms). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Parliamentary Papers; Featured; Inventory No: 258102. This item is potentially heavy when packed and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.

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