Penn, William.  The Great and Popular Objection against the repeal of the Penal Laws....L: 1688.  8 pp.  wraps.
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[PENN, WILLIAM. 1644-1718.] The Great and Popular Objection Against the Repeal of the Penal Laws and Tests Briefly Stated and Consider'd ... By a Friend to Liberty for Liberties Sake. [London: Andrew Sowle, 1688].
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[PENN, WILLIAM. 1644-1718.]
The Great and Popular Objection Against the Repeal of the Penal Laws and Tests Briefly Stated and Consider'd ... By a Friend to Liberty for Liberties Sake. [London: Andrew Sowle, 1688].
8vo. 8 pp. Self-wraps. Toned, minor chipping around edges, a few tiny tears to margins, rubbing and faint spotting.

A series of Test acts enacted in England in the 17th century required government officers to take an oath against various Catholic doctrines. This copy without colophon. Cf. Wing (2nd ed.) P1298.
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