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authentic account of the riots in Birmingham on the 14th, 15th, 16th, and 17th days of July, 1791 by Belcher, James supposed author.

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Published by Printed (for the compiler) and sold by J. Belcher [etc. in Deritend .
Written in English


  • Birmingham Riots, 1791.

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Statementalso, the judge"s charge, the pleadings of the counsel, and the substance of the evidence given on the trials of the rioters. And an impartial collection of letters, &c. written by the supporters of the establishment and the dissenters, in consequence of the tumults. The whole compiled in order to preserve to posterity the genuine particulars and connexions of an event, which attracted the attention of Europe.
LC ClassificationsDA690.B6 B4
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 76 p.
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6943406M
LC Control Number04019797

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