|Author:||Willard, Samuel, 1640-1707.|
|Title:||A brief discour[se] concerning the ceremon[y] of laying the hand on the Bible in swearing. By Samuel Willard, teacher of a church at Boston in New-England.|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
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A brief discour[se] concerning the ceremon[y] of laying the hand on the Bible in swearing. By Samuel Willard, teacher of a church at Boston in New-England.
Willard, Samuel, 1640-1707.
London: printed by J.A., in the year 1689.
|Alternate titles:||Brief essay to the resolution of that question, viz whether the English custom of laying the hand upon the Bible in swearing be lawful? (p. 1)|
Copy stained; title page torn with loss of text.
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.
Oaths -- Early works to 1800.
TO THE READER.
A Brief ESSAY To the Resolution of that QUESTION, VIZ Whether the English Custom of Laying the Hand upon the BIBLE in Swearing be Lawful?