The petition of right : (1628, June 7. 3 Charles I. c. I. 5 S. R. 23. Gardiner, 66-70)

England and Wales

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  • "English original text of the Petition of right as reprinted in 1901"--Header.
  • Extracted from: Select documents of English constitutional history / edited by George Burton Adams and H. Morse Stephens. New York : Macmillan Company, 1901.
  • Text also available in French and in English from 5 other sources: Lionel H. Laing [and 4 others]. Source book in European governments (1950), Edward S. Creasy. The rise and progress of the English constitution. Sixteenth edition (1892), Francis Bowen. Documents of the constitution of England and America (1854), The statutes of the realm. Volume five (1819), and British liberties, or, the free-born subject's inheritance (1768).
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