The Resource A treatise of oaths : containing several weighty reasons why the people call'd Quakers refuse to swear: and those confirmed by numerous testimonies out of Gentiles, Jews and Christians, both fathers, doctors and martyrs : presented to the King and great council of England, assembled in Parliament

A treatise of oaths : containing several weighty reasons why the people call'd Quakers refuse to swear: and those confirmed by numerous testimonies out of Gentiles, Jews and Christians, both fathers, doctors and martyrs : presented to the King and great council of England, assembled in Parliament

Label
A treatise of oaths : containing several weighty reasons why the people call'd Quakers refuse to swear: and those confirmed by numerous testimonies out of Gentiles, Jews and Christians, both fathers, doctors and martyrs : presented to the King and great council of England, assembled in Parliament
Title
A treatise of oaths
Title remainder
containing several weighty reasons why the people call'd Quakers refuse to swear: and those confirmed by numerous testimonies out of Gentiles, Jews and Christians, both fathers, doctors and martyrs : presented to the King and great council of England, assembled in Parliament
Title variation
Some inducements offer'd to answer this request, from a consideration of the cause and end of an oath, and those reasons and testimonies, given by us against the use and imposition of it
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
InRE
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1644-1718
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Penn, William
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1623?-1689
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  • Richardson, Richard
  • Society of Friends
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  • Oaths
  • Society of Friends
Label
A treatise of oaths : containing several weighty reasons why the people call'd Quakers refuse to swear: and those confirmed by numerous testimonies out of Gentiles, Jews and Christians, both fathers, doctors and martyrs : presented to the King and great council of England, assembled in Parliament
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signed: "This Perform'd in the name and for the service of the people call'd Quakers [by] William Penn, Richard Richardson."
  • Imprint from Bronner & Fraser
  • Signatures: []4(-[]1), a4, B-X4
  • Pages 2 and 3, following the preliminary leaf, are incorrectly numbered 3 and 8
  • Prefixed to the "Treatise" is an address "To the King and Great council of England, assembled in Parliament", subscribed by Alexander Parker, George Whitehead and several others, the signatures ending with the names of Richardson and Penn
  • Errata on p. [1] at end
Bibliography note
"A catalogue of the authors, testimonies and presidents cited in favour of this treatise"--P. [1]-[8]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm (4to)
Extent
2 unnumbered pages, 4, 166 pages, 2 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library copy lacks title page and first preliminary page
System control number
01-B1174
Label
A treatise of oaths : containing several weighty reasons why the people call'd Quakers refuse to swear: and those confirmed by numerous testimonies out of Gentiles, Jews and Christians, both fathers, doctors and martyrs : presented to the King and great council of England, assembled in Parliament
Publication
Note
  • Signed: "This Perform'd in the name and for the service of the people call'd Quakers [by] William Penn, Richard Richardson."
  • Imprint from Bronner & Fraser
  • Signatures: []4(-[]1), a4, B-X4
  • Pages 2 and 3, following the preliminary leaf, are incorrectly numbered 3 and 8
  • Prefixed to the "Treatise" is an address "To the King and Great council of England, assembled in Parliament", subscribed by Alexander Parker, George Whitehead and several others, the signatures ending with the names of Richardson and Penn
  • Errata on p. [1] at end
Bibliography note
"A catalogue of the authors, testimonies and presidents cited in favour of this treatise"--P. [1]-[8]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm (4to)
Extent
2 unnumbered pages, 4, 166 pages, 2 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library copy lacks title page and first preliminary page
System control number
01-B1174

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