Would reform in parliament be a benefit to the country?

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J. Hatchard and Son, 187, Piccadilly, 1830 - 40 pàgines
 

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Pàgina 27 - England, of the which most part was of people of small substance, and of no value, whereof every of them pretended a voice equivalent, as to such elections to be made, with the most worthy knights and esquires, dwelling within the same counties, whereby manslaughters, riots, batteries, and divisions among the gentlemen, and other people of the same counties, shall very likely rise and be, unless convenient and due remedy be provided in this behalf...
Pàgina 27 - knights of shires to come to the parliaments of " our Lord the king in many counties of the realm " of England, have now of late been made by " very great, outrageous, and excessive number " of people dwelling within the same counties of " the realm of England, of the which most part " was of people of small substance and of no
Pàgina 27 - ... whereby manslaughters, riots, batteries, and divisions among the gentlemen and other people of the same counties, shall very likely rise and be, unless convenient and due remedy be provided in this behalf...
Pàgina 27 - England, by people dwelling and resident in the same counties, whereof every one of them shall have free land or tenement to the value of forty shillings by the year at the least above all charges...
Pàgina 33 - And in no emergency, we trust, however critical — in no extremity, however awful — will those to whom the country, in this eventful period, looks up for her salvation, forget (to use the language of the same excellent tract,* which we already have had occasion to quote,) that ' concessions extorted by fear are victories gained, not benefits conferred; and that will be an inauspicious day for the constitution and the liberties of England which shall witness an admission, on the part of her parliament,...
Pàgina 21 - We charge him in return, by his oath of office, by his pledges to the country, by the blood that has been shed and the treasure that has been...

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