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Spain. Sovereigns, etc, 1700–1746 (Philip V).  Cotejo de la conducta de S. M. con la de el Rey britanico, assi en lo acaecido antes de la convencion de 14. de enero de este anno de 1739. como en lo obrado despues, hasta la publicacion de represalias, y declaracion de guerra .... His Catholick Majesty's conduct compared with that of His Britannick Majesty, as well with regard, to what happened before the convention of the 14th of January of this year 1739, as to what has been done since; untill [sic] the publication of reprisals and declaration of war. Printed by authority at Madrid by Antonio Marin. London: Printed for T. Cooper ... R. Amey ... and A. Dodd, [1739]. 8vo (19.9 cm, 7.75"). 63, [1] pp.
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First dual-language edition. Originally printed in Spanish and later translated to English, this War of Jenkins' Ear pamphlet defends the Spaniards' actions by listing specific examples of British offense in Florida, Jamaica, and the "American Seas"; it further offers rebuttals to claims of King George II in his declaration of war, with specific focus on the Treaty of Utrecht.
        Following a dual-language title-page and a half-title in English, the text is printed in Spanish and English on opposite facing pages.

ESTC N27944; Sabin 17026 & 62442; Alden & Landis 739/83; Goldsmiths 7696; Kress 4426. Removed from a nonce volume; light age-toning with a handful of creased or chipped corners, a small pencilled note, an inked numeral, a small dot of stain, and a small marginal hole (possibly a paper flaw).  (38090)   Please RESHELVE This.


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