An appeal to the legislature, on the subject of the office of king's printer in England

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Page 72 - Any statute, act, ordinance, provision, proclamation, or restraint, heretofore had, made, published, ordained, or provided, or any other thing, cause, or matter whatsoever, to the contrary thereof in any wise notwithstanding. In Witness whereof we have caused these our letters to be made patent : Witness Ourself, at Westminster, the fourth day of March, in the three and thirtieth year of our reign, Annoque Domini one thousand six hundred and eighty-one.
Page 70 - Strahan, them and each of them, and to their and each of their Executors Administrators and Assigns, that they or any of them during the aforesaid term to them above granted, may take retain and hire Workmen in the art and mystery of Printing, to work in such art or mystery at the appointment and by the assignment of the said...
Page 63 - George the Third by the Grace of God, of Great Britain, France and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, and so forth, To all to whom these presents shall come, Greeting...
Page 65 - Know ye, that we of our special grace, certain knowledge and mere motion, have given and granted, and by these presents, for us, our heirs and successors, do give and grant...
Page 70 - Presents granted, from the Treasury of Us Our Heirs and Successors, at the Receipt of Our Exchequer at Westminster, by the hands of the Commissioners of our Treasury, or the Treasurer and Chamberlain, of Us Our Heirs and Successors for the time being...
Page 69 - Master and one Usher, to continue for ever. And that the said intention of the aforesaid Mayor, Bailiffs, Burgesses, and Commonalty of the aforesaid Town may take better effect, of our more abundant grace, We have granted and given Licence, and by these presents Do grant and give Licence, for us, our Heirs and Successors aforesaid, as far as* in us lies, to the aforesaid Mayor, Bailiffs, Burgesses, and Commonalty of our aforesaid Town, that they, or their Successors, may and shall have, enjoy, perceive,...
Page 66 - ... or shall command, to be used for the service of God in ' the churches of that part of our said United Kingdom of Great ' Britain and Ireland called England ; and of all other books, ' volumes, and things whatsoever, by whatsoever name, term, ' title, or meaning, or by whatsoever names, terms, titles, or ' meanings they are named, called, or distinguished, or any of them ' is named, called, or distinguished, or hereafter shall be named, ' called, or distinguished, heretofore printed by the royal...
Page 72 - Strahan, that these Our Letters Patent, or the Inrollment of the same, shall be...
Page 66 - Bibles and New Testaments whatsoever, in the English tongue or in any other tongue whatsoever of any translation, with notes or without notes...
Page 63 - Books of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church of England...

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