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Anno Primo Edwardi Sexti. Statutes made in the Parlamente begon at Westminstre the fowerth daie of Nouembre [1547] . . . and from thens continued to the xxiiii daie of Decembre then next ensuing [etc.]. S.T.C. 9421.3; Beale S218
Excusum . . . in aedibus Richardi Graftoni [etc.], Londini, 1548 [1553?].
The rare acts of Edward VI's first Parliament, including "[t]he act . . . worthy of a special place in the history of treason", ameliorating Henry VIII's harsh legislation and abolishing witchcraft as a capital felony; this one of five copies in STC
Modern 1/4 morocco over marbled boards, rubbed, some light staining and minor worming, with the bookplate of Edwin Freshfield; the Taussig copy
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$ 1500.00
Acts, witchcraft, criminal law

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