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Lot 48 of 217: Lover of Peace and Truth [P.A. (attrib.)] The Character of An Honest Man; Whether Styled Whig or Tory, And his opposite, the Knave. Printed for Randal Taylor, 1683. Folio, pamphlet loose in quires; pp. 16, 13-16 [agrees with ESTC]. The terms Whig and Tory entered British political vocabulary around 1681 (initially being borrowed from Scottish and Irish politics). They came to refer to those supporting the Exclusion of the Catholic James, Duke of York (Whigs) and the Royalists (Tories) who suppor

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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#175BK)  04/12/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed