London: Downing, 1732. First. hardcover. with their Reception in Several Imperial Cities in Germany, Together with Their Confession of Faith. Taken from Authentick Papers. 99 pages, small water stain on last few margins not affecting the text. Slim 12mo, marbled edges, marbled boards with a leather spine label. London: J. Downing, 1732. First Edition. Very scarce. very good(+).
In Salzburg on October 31, 1731, the 214 anniversary of Martin Luther's Reformation, the Archbishop signed an Edict of Expulsion, demanding that all Protestants recant their non-Catholic beliefs or be banished.