Articles of Charge of High Crimes and Misdemeanors, Against Warren Hastings, Esq. Late Governor General of Bengal; Presented to the House of Commons, on the 4th Day of April 1786. Edmund Burke.
Articles of Charge of High Crimes and Misdemeanors, Against Warren Hastings, Esq. Late Governor General of Bengal; Presented to the House of Commons, on the 4th Day of April 1786.

Articles of Charge of High Crimes and Misdemeanors, Against Warren Hastings, Esq. Late Governor General of Bengal; Presented to the House of Commons, on the 4th Day of April 1786.

London: J. Debrett, 1786. Hardcover. Articles I to XXII of the charges brought against Hastings, brought by Edmund Burke, Chairman of the Commons Select Committee on East Indian Affairs who sought the impeachment of Hastings on charges of misconduct and corruption. Hastings survived the 7 year process, which is considered one of the longest political trials in England.

8vo, 460pp, advertisements [2] pp. Full original tree calf, spine perished, boards present but detached. Ex library, deaccessed from the Law Library of the Bar Association of the City of New York. As is. OCLC: 29524174. Item #24852

Price: $75.00

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