Observations on the Nature of Civil Liberty, the Principles of Government, and the Justice and Policy of the War with America.; To which is added an Appendix, Containing a State of the National Debt, an Estimate of the Money drawn from the Public by Taxes, and an Account of the National Income and Expenditure since the last War.

London: T. Cadell, 1776. Second. pamphlet. [4], 126 pages. Small 8vo, disbound and now in modern wrappers; lacks last 2 pages of appendix; small amount of light foxing to half-title page. London: T. Cadell, 1776. Second Edition. good.

Before the American Revolution, Price had been acquainted with Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Paine, and John Adams. In this work, Price advocates for the rights of the American Colonies and was against British political policies towards the American Colonies. This work went through many editions in 1776 including editions printed in Philadelphia, Boston, and New York. Adams, American Independence, 224b. Howes P-586. Sabin 65452.

Price: $1,500.00

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