Excerpt from The Deplorable History of the Catalans, From Their First Engaging in the War, to the Time of Their Reduction: With the Motives, Declarations, and Engagements on Which They First Took Arms; The Letters Treaties, &C. Relating Thereto
Here cannot be a more proper Tr... eatife in Na. Ture for the Geniut of a Nation famed for L I B E RT Y nor hat a more memorable In/lance e'z/er happen'd of the glonom [land made in Defence of it the Conqueror: themfelve: may perhaps be the firfl that repent the dear Experience of it, and m'thgreater Rea/3n, them even thofe who were the Author: of thezr Ruin, who fir¿ drew them tnto a War, and after aban. Doned them to the Mercy of an enraged Prmee, who]? Per/3n and Iutere/l they had always oppofid, and from whom not the lea/l gltmpfe of Mercy could be hoped. Such an Example of a¿erting L I B E RT Y may be dangerous in Arbitrary Countrie:,by in/pmng the Dt¿re¿éd tofeeh Redre/t by Anne, rather than (we under the perpetual Slavery of Terannical Prmc.
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