The Impeachment of the House of Brunswick

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A. and H. Bradlaugh Bonner, 1891 - 144 עמודים
 

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עמוד 1 - An Act for the further limitation of the Crown, and better securing the rights and liberties of the subject, is and stands limited to the Princess Sophia, Electress and Duchess Dowager of Hanover and the heirs of her body being protestants.
עמוד 62 - Only conceive, Maria, what Fox did yesterday. He went down to the House and denied that you and I were man and wife ! Did you ever hear of such a thing ?
עמוד 56 - to use all the means which God and Nature have put into our hands." I am astonished, I am shocked, to hear such principles confessed — to hear them avowed in this house or in this country...
עמוד 65 - During that interval the business of a servant of the Company was simply to wring out of the natives a hundred or two hundred thousand pounds as speedily as possible...
עמוד 49 - I rejoice that America has resisted. Three millions of people, so dead to all the feelings of liberty as voluntarily to submit to be slaves, would have been fit instruments to make slaves of the rest.
עמוד 99 - ... of an unconstitutional and unprecedented military force in time of peace ; of the unexampled and increasing magnitude of the Civil List; of the enormous sums paid for unmerited pensions and sinecures; and of a long course of the most lavish and improvident expenditure of the public money throughout every branch of the Government...
עמוד 45 - As a free horse wants no spur, so I stand in need of no inducement or douceur to lend my small assistance to the King or his friends in the present administration.
עמוד 56 - That God and nature have put into our hands!" What ideas of God and nature that noble Lord may entertain, I know not; but I know, that such detestable principles are equally abhorrent to religion and humanity. What! to attribute the sacred sanction of God and nature to the massacres of the Indian scalping-knife...
עמוד 66 - Then the horrors of Indian war were let loose on the fair valleys and cities of Rohilcund. The whole country was in a blaze. More than a hundred thousand people fled from their homes to pestilential jungles, preferring famine, and fever, and the haunts of tigers, to the tyranny of him, to whom an English and a Christian governmcnt had, for shameful lucre, sold their substance, and their blood, and the honour of their wives and daughters.
עמוד 30 - My good Lord, perhaps you've been told, That I used to abuse you a little of old ; But now bring whom you will, and eke turn away. But let me and my money, and Walmoden* stay.

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