|Author:||Meadows, Philip, Sir, 1626-1718.|
|Title:||Observations concerning the dominion and sovereignty of the seas being an abstract of the marine affairs of England / by Sir Philip Medows, Knight.|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Observations concerning the dominion and sovereignty of the seas being an abstract of the marine affairs of England / by Sir Philip Medows, Knight.
Meadows, Philip, Sir, 1626-1718.
In the Savoy: Printed by Edw. Jones and sold by Samuel Lowndes ... and by Edward Jones ..., 1689.
Errata on p. 47.
Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.
Maritime law -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
TO THE READER.
THE PREFACE, SHEWING THE Author's Design.
As to the Method of this Treatise, it is divided into these Four General Heads.
OBSERVATIONS CONCERNING THE Dominion & Sovereignty OF THE SEAS, &c.
CHAP. I. What is meant by the Dominion and Sovereignty of the Seas, and what the true Notion or Idea of it is.
CHAP. II. What Things are incident to the Dominion of the Sea, and inseparably follow it.
CHAP. III. What the Salutation at Sea by the Flag and Topsail signifies, and whether it has any Re∣lation to the Dominion of it.
CHAP. IV. The whole Matter of Fact between the Crown of England, and Foreign Princes and States in the several Incidents of Sea-Dominion is di∣stinctly Examined and impartially Reported.