Auction Date: 16/10/2018 at 10:30 am
Christopher Layer Conspiracy 1722 a report from the committee appointed by Order of the House of Commons to examine Christopher Layer, and others; and to whom several papers and examinations laid before the house, relating to the conspiracy mentioned in his majesty's speech, at the opening of Parliament, to be carrying on against his person and government, were referred. Reported on the first of march, 1722, by the right honourable William Pulteney, esq; chairman of the said committee. Together with the appendixes, containing examinations, letters, and other papers referred to in the said report. [Published by Order of the House of Commons]. Dis-bound Parliamentary Paper, with 251 pages in total, printed on lovely high-quality paper. The Report is accompanied by "Appendixes referr'd to in the Report ….” containing 12 separate sections... Size 10” × 16”.