Report of the cause of the King v. John Hunt, for a libel on the House of Commons, in the Examiner :
tried in the King's Bench, February 21st, 1821 : the defence verbatim /
with a preface, being an answer to the attorney-general's reply, by the son of the defendant.
|Main Creator:||Hunt, John, 1775-1848.|
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London : Printed for William Hone by J. M'Creery, 1821.
Preface signed: H.L.H. [Henry Leigh Hunt]
Commenting on the attitude of the House toward the King's marital affairs, Hunt accused its members of being "greedy adventurers." He was convicted and imprisoned for one year.
Physical description: 40 p. ; 22 cm.
Citations/References: McCoy, R.E. Freedom, H416
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