The Resource The third trial of William Hone, on an ex-officio information : at Guildhall, London, December 20, 1817, before Lord Ellenborough and a special jury, for publishing a parody on the Athanasian Creed, entitled "The Sinecurist's Creed."

The third trial of William Hone, on an ex-officio information : at Guildhall, London, December 20, 1817, before Lord Ellenborough and a special jury, for publishing a parody on the Athanasian Creed, entitled "The Sinecurist's Creed."

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The third trial of William Hone, on an ex-officio information : at Guildhall, London, December 20, 1817, before Lord Ellenborough and a special jury, for publishing a parody on the Athanasian Creed, entitled "The Sinecurist's Creed."
Title
The third trial of William Hone, on an ex-officio information
Title remainder
at Guildhall, London, December 20, 1817, before Lord Ellenborough and a special jury, for publishing a parody on the Athanasian Creed, entitled "The Sinecurist's Creed."
Title variation
  • Parody on the Athanasian Creed, entitled "The Sinecurist's Creed"
  • Sinecurist's creed
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hone was tried for profane libel for publishing a parody of "The Creed of St. Anthanasius" to attack the governmnet, particularly Lord Chancellor Eldon, Foreign Secretary Lord Castlereagh, and Home Secretary Lord Sidmouth. Cf. A. Bowden, William Hone's political journalism, 1815-1821, pp. 111-113
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NGcA
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1780-1842
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Hone, William
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Great Britain
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  • Hone, William
  • Freedom of the press
  • Trials (Libel)
  • Trials (Blasphemy)
Label
The third trial of William Hone, on an ex-officio information : at Guildhall, London, December 20, 1817, before Lord Ellenborough and a special jury, for publishing a parody on the Athanasian Creed, entitled "The Sinecurist's Creed."
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Manufacture
Note
  • Trial in the Court of King's Bench
  • Publisher's advertisements: p. 44
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
44 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Library copy bound with: The first trial of William Hone ... (1817), and The second trial of William Hone ... (1817); copy also includes the title page for a combinded edition: The three trials of William Hone, for publishing three parodies viz. The late John Wilke's catechism, The political litany, and The sinecurist's creed ... (1818), but lacks the fourth part of that combined edition, Trial by jury and liberty of the press
System control number
01-B245
Label
The third trial of William Hone, on an ex-officio information : at Guildhall, London, December 20, 1817, before Lord Ellenborough and a special jury, for publishing a parody on the Athanasian Creed, entitled "The Sinecurist's Creed."
Manufacture
Note
  • Trial in the Court of King's Bench
  • Publisher's advertisements: p. 44
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
44 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Library copy bound with: The first trial of William Hone ... (1817), and The second trial of William Hone ... (1817); copy also includes the title page for a combinded edition: The three trials of William Hone, for publishing three parodies viz. The late John Wilke's catechism, The political litany, and The sinecurist's creed ... (1818), but lacks the fourth part of that combined edition, Trial by jury and liberty of the press
System control number
01-B245

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