The abdicated Bishops letters, to the abdicated King and Queen, under the disguised names of Mr. Redding & Mrs. Redding
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|Item Description:||A satire on the loyalty of Tories toward James II.|
The abdicated bishop is one of the six nonjuring bishops, other than William Sancroft, Archbishop of Canterbury, who is referred to in the letter as "my elder brother". The abdicated King and Queen are James II and Mary of Modena.
The second letter is dated at end: New-Years Eve (1690/1).
In this edition title has "disguised"; line 3 of text begins: wish; yet.
Incorrectly identified as Wing A70C on reel 2321.
Reproduction of original in: Henry E. Huntington Library.
Identified by ESTC as Wing (CD-ROM, 1996) A70D.
|Physical Description:||1 sheet ( p.)|