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Cecil, William, Lord Burghley [?Thomas Norton]
A Declaration of the fauourable dealing of her Maiesties Commissioners appointed for the Examination of certaine Traitours, and of tortures vniustly reported to be done vpon them for matters of religion. S.T.C. 4901
Printed by Christopher Barker, London, 1583.
The tract complementing Cecil's "Execution of Justice", further seeking to justify the torture of the Jesuit, Edward Campion, defending why it was used, how it was reluctantly undertaken, and then only mildy administered--all "to strain credulity"
Modern card covers, a trifle spotted, printed paper label, light browning, else sound with good margins; the Taussig copy
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$ 950.00
criminal law, trials

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