Title: By the King, a proclamation James the Seventh by the grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland ... we have taken into our royal consideration the many and great inconveniences which have happened to that our ancient kingdom of Scotland of late years, through the different perswasions in the Christian religion, and the great heats and animosities among the several professors thereof, to the ruine and decay of trade, wasting of lands, extinguishing of charity, contempt of royal power, and converting of true religion and fear of God into animosities, names, factions, and sometimes into sacriledge and treason ...
Author: Scotland. Sovereign (1685-1688 : James VII)
Publication info: [London] : Edinburgh printed by the heir of Andrew Anderson ... [reprinted at London] by George Croom ..., 1686/7 [i.e. 1687]
subjects: [Liberty of conscience -- Scotland] [Catholics -- Civil rights -- Scotland] [Religious tolerance -- Scotland] [Scotland -- History -- 17th century]