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Author: William Penn; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: London : Printed and sold by James Phillips ..., MDCCLXXXII [1782]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : The 3rd edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Penn, William, 1644-1718.
Select works of William Penn .
London : Printed and sold by James Phillips ..., MDCCLXXXII [1782]
Named Person: William Penn; John Fothergill; John Fothergill; John Fothergill; William Penn
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Penn; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 2109064
Notes: Probably ed. by John Fothergill. cf. Dict. of nat. biog.; also Smith's Descriptive catalogue of Friend's books.
Description: 5 v. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Contents: I. The author's life. Truth exalted. The sandy foundation shaken. Innocency with her open face. A letter of love to the young --
convinced of that blessed everlasting way of truth and righteousess. The people's ancient and just liberties asserted, in the trial of William Penn and William Mead. The Christian Quaker. A discourse of the general rule of faith and practice, and judge of controversy --
II. No cross, no crown. A treatise of oaths --
III. The great case of liberty of conscience. A seasonable caveat against popery. The proposed comprehension, soberly, and not unreasonably considered. A letter to the Council and Senate of Embden. Wisdom justified of her children, from the ignorance and calumny of H. Hallywell, is his book, called An account of familism. England's present interest considered. A letter to the Princess [Elizabeth of the Rhine] and Countess [Anna Maria de Hornes] at Hertford in Germany. A summons; or, Call to Christendom. Tender counsel and advice. Travels in Holland and Germany --
IV. An address to Protestants of all persuasions. Saul smitten to the ground: being a ... narrative of the dying remorse of a late enemy to the ... Quakers ... Matthew Hide. An epistle to the children of light in this generation. England's great interest in the choice of this new Parliament. One project for the good of England: that is, our civil union is our civil safety. A brief examination and state of liberty spiritual. A.


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