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Moravian Brethren.
Report From The Committee To Whom The Petition Of The Deputies Of The United Moravian Churches .
Printed By Thoas Baskett, 1749. Behalf of Themselves and Their United Brethren Was Referred Together with some Extracts of the Most Material Vouchers and Papers contained in the Appendix. 34Deals in large part with the Moravian emigration to America. No American record of sale. Collation half title Acta Fratrum Unitatis in Anglia 1749 verso blank Syllabus verso blank title verso blank p. Iii Extract from the Votes of the House of Commons verso blank inserted 4 pp. Anno Regni Georgii II. . An Act etc. second title Report of the Committee verso blank pp. 3--27 verso blank Appendix pp. 1--58 Unitatis Fratrum Fidei Liturgiae et Praxeos Expositio pp. 59a 59b 59c---120 2 leaves Added since in an Octavo Edition with respect to Page 121 the following Preface pp. 121---156. P. Iii as above contains an Order addressed to Lieut. -Gen. Oglethorpe and Mr. Velters Cornwall for the ecouragement of the Moravians to settle in America. The following 4 pp. which seem to have been inserted contain An Act for encouraging this settlement and defining the Moravian attitude toward taking oath and bearing arms. The colophon of this Act dates it London 1749. Among the Vouchers and Papers are leters to and from Count Zinzendorf and General Oglethorpe. The Report deals with the numbers character and American colonization of the Moravians and their missions in the West Indies and other parts of the world. Beginning at p. 59 are the Augsburg Confession gospel of the Synod of Bern litany etc. Small folio mottled calf34RBH SDabin Folio B. M. 69731.Original binding mottled claf. Wear to extremities some ed … [Click Below for Full Description]
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