1819 · Manchester
William Plunket (1764–1854), a moderate Whig and the chief Protestant advocate of Catholic emancipation, here supports the actions of the Tory government in dealing with an allegedly seditious meeting that had recently taken place at St. Peter's Fields, Manchester.
NSTC 2P19549, Imprint 1. Removed from a nonce volume. Traces of soiling on and inked numeral on top edge of title-page. (Inventory #: 10998)