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Oliver MacAllester

A series of letters, discovering the scheme projected by France, in M DCC Lix. for an intended invasion upon England with flat-bottom’d boats; and Various Conferences and Original Papers touching that Formidable Design. Pointing at The Secret and True Motives, which precipitated the Negociations, and Conclusion of the last Peace. To which are prefixed, the secret adventures of the young Pretender; and The Conduct of the French Court respecting him during his Stay in Great Britain, and after his return to Paris. Also The Chief Cause that brought on the late Banishment of the Jesuits from the French Dominions; a Secret as yet concealed from the Jesuits themselves: with the real Examination of Father Hamilton, taken at Fountainbleau, October 1756, who was employed to assassinate the Young Pretender. Together with The Particular Case of the Author, In a Memorial to his late Royal Highness the Duke of Cumberland. By Oliver Mac Allester, Esq;

London: Printed for the author; and sold by Mr. Williams, Fleet-Street; Mess. Richardson and Urquhart, Royal Exchange; Mess. Fletcher and Co. St. Paul’s Church-Yard; Mr. Flexney, near Gray’s-Inn Gate, Holbourn; Mr. Parker, New Bond-Street; Mr. Phipps, Norton-Falgate; Mr. Drybutter, Westminster-Hall; and by the author, at Mrs. Spurll’s, at the Queen’s Head, above Craig’s Court, Charing-Cross; and by most other booksellers in town., 1767.
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A series of letters, discovering the scheme projected by France, in M DCC Lix. for an intended invasion upon England with flat-bottom’d boats; and Various Conferences and Original Papers touching that Formidable Design. Pointing at The Secret and True Motives, which precipitated the Negociations, and Conclusion of the last Peace. To which are prefixed, the secret adventures of the young Pretender; and The Conduct of the French Court respecting him during his Stay in Great Britain, and after his return to Paris. Also The Chief Cause that brought on the late Banishment of the Jesuits from the French Dominions; a Secret as yet concealed from the Jesuits themselves: with the real Examination of Father Hamilton, taken at Fountainbleau, October 1756, who was employed to assassinate the Young Pretender. Together with The Particular Case of the Author, In a Memorial to his late Royal Highness the Duke of Cumberland. By Oliver Mac Allester, Esq; Library Average
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Lieut. Col. George TurnbullVolume 12/1/17902/3/1790MacAllister's Letters
Lieut. Col. George TurnbullVolume 22/3/17902/5/1790"
John ParsonsVolume 14/21/17904/30/1790MacAllister's Letters
John ParsonsVolume 24/30/17905/5/1790"
Patrick MurdochVolume 26/23/17906/24/1790Mac Allisters Letters
John EllisVolume 12/20/17922/23/1792Mac Allisters letters
John EllisVolume 22/24/17922/27/1792"
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