W.L. of Braintree. A Letter from a Commoner of England. To a Member of the Honourable H--- of C---. London: Printed in the Year 1705.

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W.L. A Letter from a Commoner of England. To a Member of the Honourable H--- of C---. London: Printed in the Year 1705.

4to., (7 6/8 x 6 inches). 8-pages, disbound, signed "Braintre, Feb. 19.1705. W.L." (old folds, a bit frayed at the edges). 

Pointing out the excessive costs of the Navy to the economy, largely brought about by the War of Spanish Succession (1702–1713). ESTC T37780. Catalogued by Kate Hunter