Titre : The Annual Register, or a View of the ...
Éditeur : J. Dodsley, London
Date d'édition : 1787
Reliure : Hardcover
Etat du livre : Good
Edition : First Edition
Iv, 304 and 182,  pages, full calf, back-strip split and frayed, ex-library with usual library markings, text very good. First edition. Volume 27 only. Includes Retrospective view of the general affairs of Europe from the year 1780. Ill consequences of the war in which Holland was engaged, and of the new political system adopted by that Republic. Resumption of the Dutch Barrier among the principal objects of the Emperor's journey, Inquisition abolished by the Grand Duke of Tuscany, Universities reformed by the Emperor, Alarm at Rome; State of the great powers on the borders of Europe and Asia, Troubles in the Crimea, Tartar Khan accepts a commission in the Russian service, Hospodar of Wallachia strangled; New Khan of the Tartars expelled by the Russians; Spanish expedition against Algiers; Recapitulation of the proceedings in parliament relative to the affairs of the East India company, Two Indian committees appointed by the House of Commons in 1781; Objects of the secret committee; Vote against Sir Elijah Impey; Claims of the Emperor upon Holland; Preparations for war on both sides; Unexpected source of jealousy and discord opened in Germany. Scheme for the exchange of Bavaria for the Austrian Netherlands; Account of the Spanish expedition against Algiers in the year 1784; Fruitless expenditure of this subsidy occasions the resolutions which terminated the American war; Provisions by Mr. Fox's India bill, for adjusting the Nabob of Arcot's debts; Extract from an account of the caves on the Elephanta Island, near Bombay, by Lieutenant Colonel Barry; Curious remarks concerning the savages of North America, by Dr. B. Franklin. N° de réf. du libraire 23567
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