London: Reports of State Trials, New Series, HMSO, 1888. 1st Edition. Disbound. Very Good. Item #258124
The defendants attended a meeting at Birmingham on the 12th July 1819, at which speeches reflecting upon the House of Commons as then constituted were made, and resolutions were passed for the election of a legislatorial attorney, who would claim admission to the House as a representative of Birmingham. The defendants were convicted upon an indictment alleging a conspiracy to excite discontent and disaffection, and, in particular, to procure the election of a representative in Parliament without lawful authority. 82 pages, printed in double columns. An original article from the Reports of State Trials, New Series, 1888. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Large octavo (15 x 23 cms). Quantity Available: 1. Category: State Trials::New Series; Law; Special Interest; New Arrivals; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 258124.
Keywords: BZDB395 Peterloo, Radicals, State Trials::New Series; Law; Special Interest; New Arrivals; Antiquarian & Rare. Radical Politics Trial of George Edmonds Charles Maddocks John Cartwright Thomas Jonathan Wooler and William Greathead Lewis for Sediti