PROTESTANTISME. - Collection of pieces in... - Lot 50 - Rossini

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PROTESTANTISME. - Collection of pieces in... - Lot 50 - Rossini
PROTESTANTISME. - Collection of pieces in one volume, in-8, speckled basane, spine decorated with gilded fillets, red parts, marbled edges (Binding of the period). A fine collection, comprising the following pieces: - MALESHERBES (Chrétien Guillaume de Lamoignon de). Mémoire sur le mariage des protestans en 1785. S.l.n.d. [1785]. - Second mémoire sur le mariage des protestans. London, 1787. First edition of these two important memoirs by Malesherbes, which led to the Edict of Toleration of November 28, 1787, granting Protestants civil marriage and the declaration of their children, but prohibiting worship. Historians have called this period of liberation, which followed persecution and preceded the Revolution, the "Second Desert". - BONNARD (J.). Speech to be read at the council, in the presence of the king, by a patriotic minister. Sur le projet d'accorder l'Etat Civil aux Protestans. S.l., 1787. Two parts. - supporting documents. Mémoire du Duc de Bourgogne, Dauphin de France. - REMONTRANCES du Parlement de Paris, concernant les Non-Catholiques, Arrêtés le 18 janvier 1788 ; et réponse du Roi Du 17 janvier, à l'Arrêté du Parlement du 4 du même mois. - LETTRE impartiale sur l'édit des protestans. Édit du roi concernant ceux qui ne font pas profession de la Religion Catholique. Registré en Parlement le 29 Janvier 1788. Lyon, de l'Imprimerie du Roi, 1788. - RATE appended to the edict concerning those who do not profess the Catholic religion.
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