The history of the rebellion and civil wars in England

Paperback | January 11, 2012

byEdward Hyde)

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1839. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... "parliaments, might be careful, that the peace "then happily concluded might be continued; and "who should endeavour by all means to prevent "all troubles and divisions; and if any debate and "difference should happen to arise, to the disturb"ance of the common peace, they should labour "to remove or compose them, according to their "power; it being supposed, that, for all their pro"ceedings of this kind, they should be answerable "to the king's majesty and the parliament: and if "any thing should fall out that should be above "their power, and could not be remedied by them, "they should inform themselves in the particulars, "and represent the same to the king's majesty, "and the ensuing parliament; that, by their wis"doms and authority, all occasion and causes of "troubles might be removed, and the peace of the "kingdom might be perpetual to all posterity. "And it was declared, that the power of the com"mission should be restrained to the articles of "peace in that treaty." This clause, and the whole statute, being carefully perused, and examined before his majesty in his council, the king returned an answer to them in writing. "That he could not find any colour, or pretence "of authority, to be granted by that act of parlia"ment, by which the commissioners for Scotland "could conceive themselves interessed in a faculty "of mediation; that the clause mentioned by them "(besides that there was no such commission "granted as was mentioned in that clause, nor any "commissioners named for those purposes) related "only to the differences that might grow between "the two nations; and only upon the articles of "that treaty, which, his majesty said, had been, "and should be, inviolably observed by him. That "the differences between his majesty and his two "houses of pa...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1839. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... "parliaments, might be careful, that the peace "then happily concluded might be continued; and "who should endeavour by all means to ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:142 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.3 inPublished:January 11, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217116051

ISBN - 13:9780217116053

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