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Rhinehart Rare Book Collection on British History: Parliament & Law

Guide to the Rhinehart Rare Book Collection on British History, available in Special Collections.

Parliament & Law (Including accusations and defenses of treason)

B1153 1838 – The works of Lord Bacon – Francis Bacon

DA28.4 C35 1851 – The lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England from the earliest times – John Campbell

DA307.M2 1820 – Lives of British Statesmen – John Macdiarmid

DA334.M8 M8 1828 -- The life of Sir Thomas More -- Cresacre More

DA391.A13 1616 – The works of the most high and mightie prince, Iames, by the grace of God King of Great Britaine, France, and Ireland, defender of the faith, &c – King James I

DA396.A22 T75 1959 – The trial of Charles I – Roger Lockyer

DA396.S8 A15 1700 – The trial of Thomas Earl of Strafford – Thomas Wentworth

DA410.W171 - The High Court of Justice, or, Cromwels New Slaughter-House in England - Clement Walker

DA430.A74 1689 – A defence of the late Lord Russel’s innocency – Sir Robert Atkyns

DA435.S7 1792 – The history of political transactions, and of parties, from the restoration of King Charles the Second to the death of King William – Thomas Somerville

DA447.E8 F4 - An enquiry into and detection of the barbarous murther of the late Earl of Essex, or, a vindication of that noble person from the guilt and infamy of having destroy'd himself – Robert Ferguson

DA448.9.A33 1685 – An account of what passed at the execution of the late Duke of Monmouth on Wednesday the 15th of July 1685 on Tower Hill  

DA483.P6 A5 1797 – Anecdotes of the life of the Right Hon. William Pitt – John Almon

DA506.A7 F74 1809 – Stratford’s authentic edition of the investigation of the charges brought against His Royal Highness – Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany

DA522.E7 A3 1870a – Speeches of Lord Erskine, while at the bar – Thomas Erskine

DA538.A22 C37 1821 – The trial at large of Her Majesty Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, Queen of Great Britain

DA564.B3 E89 1882 – The Right Hon. Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, K.G. and his times – Alexander Charles Ewald

DA687.W6 B8 1836 – The history of the ancient palace and late Houses of Parliament at Westminster – Edward Wedlake Brayley and John Britton

DA787.A1 T98 1772 – An inquiry, historical and critical, into the evidence against Mary, queen of Scots – William Tytler

DA789.C89 – An historical account of the conspiracies by the earls of Gowry – George Mackenzie

E215.5 .B8926 1775e -- Speech of Edmund Burke, Esq. on American Taxation, April 19, 1774 -- Edmund Burke

E215.5 .B8926 1775e -- Speech of Edmund Burke, esq.: on moving his resolutions for conciliation with the colonies, March 22, 1775 -- Edmund Burke

E215.5 .B8926 1775e -- Mr. Edmund Burke's speeches at his arrival at Bristol: and at the conclusion of the poll -- Edmund Burke

E215.5 .B8926 1775e -- Speech of Edmund Burke, esq., member of Parliament ... : on presenting to the House of Commons (on the 11th of February, 1780)...-- Edmund Burke

E314.G78 1795 – Treaty of amity, commerce, and navigation, between His Britannic Majesty, and the United State of America, conditionally ratified by the Senate of the United States

HV6943.C47 P45 1886 - The chronicles of crime, or, The new Newgate calendar – Camden Pelham

JC393.C3 R2 1658 -- The Cabinet-Council: Containing the Chief Arts of Empire, and Mysteries of State -- Sir Walter Raleigh

KD372.W345 T79 1683 – The tryals of Thomas Walcot, William Hone, William Lord Russell, John Rous, and William Blagg, for high-reason, for conspiring the death of the King, and raising a rebellion in his kingdom

KD532.P64 1982 – The history of English law before the time of Edward I – Frederick Pollock

KD532.R44 1787 – History of the English law, from the time of the Saxons, to the end of the reign of Philip and Mary – John Reeves

KD600.F6713 1984 – De laudibus legume Angliae – John Fortescue

KD600 .S2513 1569 -- The Dialoges in English, Betwene a Doctour of Diuinitye, and a Student in the Lawes of England -- Christopher Saint German

KD660.B52 1809 – Commentaries on the laws of England – William Blackstone

KD660.W6 1763 – An institute of the laws of England – Thomas Wood

KD3946.T48 1829 – An historical essay on the Magna charta of King John – Richard Thomson

KD8621.G74 1735 -- A System of English Ecclesiastical Law -- Richard Grey

KD8896.A3 L6 1680 – Lex londinensis

KDC76 1424 A3 1707 – The index or abridgement, of the acts of Parliament and Convention– Sir James Stewart

KDC330.M33 1716 -- The Works of that Eminent and Learned Lawyer, Sir George Mackenzie of Rosehaugh -- George Mackenzie

KJA147.W66513 1705 – A treatise of the first principles of law in general – Thomas Wood

JN117.B2 1647 – An historical discourse of the uniformity of the government of England – Nathaniel Bacon

JN137.J6 1961 - The constitutional history of medieval England from the English settlement to 1485 – John Edward Austin Jolliffe

JN191.B6 1877 – The history of the struggle for parliamentary government in England – Andrew Bisset

PR4963.A1 1899 – Miscellanies – Thomas Babington Macaulay