SAMMELBAND OF FIVE PAMPHLETS, RELIGIOUS TRACTS FOR AND AGAINST POPERY, PUBLISHED DURING THE REIGN OF KING JAMES II OF ENGLAND, A ROMAN CATHOLIC.

London: (1685-86). Bound together in full leather, rebacked, original spine laid down, gilt tooled panels and devices on boards; gilt tooled red morocco spine label, gilt devices on spine, marbled endpapers. Wear to joints and corners. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown. The pamphlets include:
1) [Altham, Michael]. SOME QUERIES TO PROTESTANTS ANSWERED. AND AN EXPLANATION OF THE ROMAN CATHOLICK'S BELIEF IN FOUR GREAT POINTS CONSIDERED... London: printed by J.H. for Luke Meredith, 1686. 20cm. (4), 41 [i.e. 39], (1, blank) pp. Ownership signature of Dorothea Rawdon on title page. Wing A2934A; ESTC R233198
2) [Sherlock, William]. THE PROTESTANT RESOLUTION OF FAITH, BEING AN ANSWER TO THREE QUESTIONS.... London: printed for T. Basset, at the George in Fleet-street; and A. Swalle, at the Unicorn in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1686. 20cm. (6), 26 pp. Wing S3334aA; ESTC R219098
3) [Wake, William]. AN EXPOSITION OF THE DOCTRINE OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND, IN THE SEVERAL ARTICLES PROPOSED BY MONSIEUR DE MEAUX, LATE BISHOP OF LONDON, IN HIS EXPOSITION OF THE DOCTRINE OF THE CATHOLICK CHURCH.... London: printed for Richard Chiswell, 1686. 20cm. (4), xxxvi, 87, (1) pp. Wing 243; ESTC R25162
4) Bossuet, James Benigne. AN EXPOSITION OF THE DOCTRINE OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH IN MATTERS OF CONTROVERSIE. London: 1685. Done into English from the Fifth French edition. 20cm. (2), 22, 48 pp. Wing B3783; ETSC R223808
5) [Stillingfleet, Edward]. AN ANSWER TO SOME PAPERS LATELY PRINTED, CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY OF THE CATHOLICK CHURCH IN MATTERS OF FAITH, AND THE REFORMATION OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND. London: printed for Ric. Chiswel, 1686. 20cm. (6), 72 [i.e. 66], (2) pp. Wing S5562; ESTC R14199. Item #62282

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