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" second, having endeavoured to subvert the constitution of " the kingdom, by breaking the original contract between " king and people — and, by the advice of Jesuits and other " wicked persons, having violated the fundamental laws, " and having withdrawn... "
A Chronological Abridgment of the History of Great-Britain, from the First ... - Page 473
by Antoine-François marquis de Bertrand de Moleville, Antoine François Bertrand de Moleville - 1812
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The History of the English Revolution

Friedrich Christoph Dahlmann - Electronic book - 1844 - 340 pages
...House, of which Hampden, grandson of the great John Hampden, was Chairman : it resolved, " that King James II. having endeavoured to subvert the constitution...kingdom by breaking the original contract between the king and the people, and having, by the advice of Jesuits and other wicked persons, violated the...
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Political dictionary [articles repr. from the penny cyclopaedia, ed. by G ...

Political dictionary - 1845
...pp. 2H'-2lL>, and iv. p. 78, mention is made of the resolution of both Houses, in 1;.(<8, that " King James II. having endeavoured to subvert the constitution...the original contract between king and people; and by the advice of Jesuits and other wicked persons, having violated the fundamental laws, ar.d having...
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The Wisdom and Genius of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Illustrated in a ...

Peter Burke - 1845 - 426 pages
...guard, and all this accumulation of circumstances, serve to show the * " That King James the Second, having endeavoured to subvert the constitution of...the original contract between king and people, and, by the advice of Jesuits and other wicked persons, having violated the fundamental laws, and having...
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Encyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 14

Encyclopaedia - 1845
...resolution :— Resolved, That king James the second, having endeavoured to subvert the constitntion of the kingdom, by breaking the original contract between king and people, and, by the advice of Jesuits, and other wicked persons, having violated the fundamental laws, and having...
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History of the Counter-revolution in England for the Re-establishment of ...

Armand Carrel, Charles James Fox - Great Britain - 1846 - 458 pages
...hours, the two following declarations were voted by the commons: — " That king James the Second, having endeavoured to subvert the constitution of...the original contract between king and people, and by the advice of jesuits and other wicked persons, having violated the fundamental laws, and having...
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Subjects and Sovereigns: The Grand Controversy Over Legal Sovereignty in ...

Corinne Comstock Weston, Janelle Renfrow Greenberg - History - 2003 - 440 pages
...house of commons voted on January 28, with only one dissentient voice: that King James the Second, having endeavoured to subvert the constitution of...the original contract between king and people, and, by the advice of Jesuits, and other wicked persons, having violated the fundamental laws, and having...
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Revolutionary Politics and Locke's Two Treatises of Government

Richard Ashcraft - Philosophy - 1986 - 613 pages
...Convention represented a compromise, reflecting both positions: King James the Second, having endeavored to subvert the Constitution of the kingdom by breaking...contract between king and people; and . . . having violated the fundamental laws, and withdrawn himself out of the kingdom, hath abdicated the government,...
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Revolution Principles: The Politics of Party 1689-1720

J. P. Kenyon - History - 1990 - 248 pages
...resolution of the House, but they could not give it teeth. The resolution ran: That King James the Second, having endeavoured to subvert the constitution of...the Original Contract between king and people, and by the advice of Jesuits, and other wicked persons, having violated the fundamental laws, and having...
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Defoe's Politics: Parliament, Power, Kingship and 'Robinson Crusoe'

Manuel Schonhorn - Literary Criticism - 1991 - 174 pages
...Convention to resolve the remarkable happenings of the previous three months declared that James the Second, having endeavoured to subvert the constitution of...the original contract between king and people, and by the advice of Jesuits and other wicked persons having violated the fundamental laws and having withdrawn...
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The Anglo-Dutch Moment: Essays on the Glorious Revolution and Its World Impact

Jonathan Irvine Israel - History - 2003 - 520 pages
...ed. Worden, introduction. 69 Trevelyan, The English Revolution, p. 146: 'That King James the Second, having endeavoured to subvert the constitution of...Kingdom, by breaking the original contract between the King and people [a Whig remark], and by the advice of Jesuits and other wicked persons having violated...
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