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A plain discovery of the apostasie, superstition, blasphemy, and idolatry of the present Church of Rome. Which may indifferently serve for an answer to Mr. Herbert Thorndike his book, intituled, Just weight and measure, or The present state of religion weighed in the ballance, and measured by the standard of the sanctuary; and also in answer to Dr. William's [sic] book, Lord Bishop of Osserie, intituled, Antichrist revealed, but never before this time discovered. Shewing that his weight and measure will not hold out weight in the ballance, nor measure by the standard of the sanctuary: and proving also, that the Pope is Antichrist, and hath long since been discovered. By George Pressick.

George Pressick

[London] : Printed for the author, 1663. Great Britain England London.

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    A plain discovery of the apostasie, superstition, blasphemy, and idolatry of the present Church of Rome. Which may indifferently serve for an answer to Mr. Herbert Thorndike his book, intituled, Just weight and measure, or The present state of religion weighed in the ballance, and measured by the standard of the sanctuary; and also in answer to Dr. William's [sic] book, Lord Bishop of Osserie, intituled, Antichrist revealed, but never before this time discovered. Shewing that his weight and measure will not hold out weight in the ballance, nor measure by the standard of the sanctuary: and proving also, that the Pope is Antichrist, and hath long since been discovered. By George Pressick.
  • Author: George Pressick
  • Other Titles: Variant Title: Answer to Grifith Williams Lord Bishop of Osserie his book, intituled, The great Antichrist revealed
  • Subjects: Thorndike, Herbert, 1598-1672. Just weights and measures: that is, the present state of religion weighed in the balance, and measured by the standard of the sanctuary;
    Williams, Gryffith, 1589?-1672. Antichristos; Catholic Church -- Controversial literature -- Early works to 1800; Christianity -- England -- Early works to 1800; Papacy -- controversial literature -- Early works to 1800; 1641-1700
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Terms of use for Google books.
    Access restrictions: No restrictions.
  • Publication Details: [London] : Printed for the author, 1663.
  • Language: English
  • Place Name: Great Britain England London.
  • Identifier: System number: 018412587
  • Notes: A reply to Herbert Thorndike's 'Just weights and measures: that is, the present state of religion weighed in the balance, and measured by the standard of sanctuary' and Gryffith Williams's 'Ho Antichristos'.
    Includes: 'An answer to Grifith Williams Lord Bishop of Ossorie his book, intituled, The great Antichrist revealed', with caption title and separate pagination and register.
    Marginal notes.
    Pages 242-272 of 'A plain discovery' are misnumbered 142-172 and pages 74-79 of 'An answer to Grifith Williams' are misnumbered 66-67, 76-77, 70-71.
    Place of publication from Wing.
    Sig. A1 of 'A plain discovery' is a blank.
    Sig. L1 of 'An answer to Grifith Williams' is a cancel.
    The final leaf (P4) is a blank.
    The text and registers are continuous despite the pagination.
    Citation/references note: Wing (2nd ed.), P3297
  • Physical Description: [16], 76, 81-291, [1]; 118, [2] pages ; 4º
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection DRT Digital Store RB.23.a.8620
  • UIN: BLL01018412587

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