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A DEFENCE Of The MEASURES Of The PRESENT ADMINISTRATION. Being an Impartial Answer to What has been objected against it: in A Letter to ----- .
London: Printed for J. Peele at Locke's Head in Amen-Corner, Pater-noster-row. 1731. 1st Printing (ESTC 75784; Goldsmith 6910). 32 pp. Head- tailpiece. Decorative initial capital letter. 8vo. 7-1/2" x 4-3/4". Disbound, now housed in an archival mylar sleeve. Age-toning. Outer leaves a bit soiled. Very Good. Item #49137
The anonymous author defends Walpole's Whig administration.