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A LETTER To A GENTLEMAN In The COUNTRY, Concerning the Acquittal of JOSEPH HICKEY, Attorney, Upon an Indictment for Perjury, before the Lord Chief Justice Lee, on Thursday, the 11th Instant.
London: Sold at the Sign of Justice, in the Temple, 1751. 1st Printing. 24 pp. 8vo. 7-13/16" x 5". Disbound, now housed in an archival mylar sleeve. Age-toning. C3 & C4 with chunk missing from right margin, with some text loss to C3. A Fair - Good copy. Item #49130
The trial took place on 11 July 1751.
Somewhat uncommon pamphlet documenting this mid-18th C. trial.