14670

PREACHERS NOT TO MEDDLE IN AFFAIRS OF STATE

JAMES II

To the most Reverend Fathers in God, William Lord Archbishop of Canterbury, Primate of all England and Metropolitan, and John Lord Archbishop of York Primate of England and Metropolitan.

Published
(colop) London by Charles Bill, Henry Hills and Thomas Newcomb

Description
First edition, 4to., drop head title, leaf with woodcut Royal Arms preceeding title, 14, (2)pp., 20th Century plain wrappers.

£225.00

SKU: 14670

Product Description

An important declaration issued on the 5th March 1686 on behalf of the Catholic King James II to the two Primates of England ordering that Preachers shall not meddle in the affairs of State. Also printed at Dublin and Edinburgh. Wing J389