London, 1774. ,160pp. Half title. 19th-century three-quarter red morocco and marbled boards, spine gilt. Front hinge cracked, extremities worn. Modern bookplate on front pastedown. Light soiling and wear to half title. Minor scattered foxing to text. Good. In a green half morocco and cloth folder. Robinson was very sympathetic to the cause of the American colonists, and his pamphlet was certainly popular with the most radical element in the colonies, for it was reprinted in America after this first edition was issued. "The author is one of the most candid and best informed of any of the late writers on the interests of Great Britain and her colonies" - MONTHLY REVIEW. "Strongly critical of Lord North's policy, and also of Franklin's conduct" - Howes. HOWES R372, "aa." SABIN 72151. AMERICAN CONTROVERSY 74-68a. AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE 134a. ESTC T142060. (Inventory #: WRCAM44702)
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