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drop-title] An epistle of the prophet Reeve. Written in the year, 1656.

Reeve, John, & Lodowick Muggleton.

Published by 1670?], [London, 1670
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John Reeve (1608?58) and his cousin Lodowick Muggleton (1609?98) were the founders of the Muggletonians, a small Christian sect that denied the doctrine of the Trinity, believed that God would no longer interfere in human affairs after the revelation of their founders, and condemned prayer and preaching. In this piece Reeve argues for his view of the passion of Christ, and explains how God suffered in it. Appended is a short essay by Muggleton, explaining his view of the fall and of the mortality of the soul. The text of the lacking pp. 7?8 is supplied on three leaves in manuscript in a pretty and clear 18th-century hand. Opinion seems evenly divided as to whether this piece was published in 1670 or 1719. 4to (21.1 cm, 8.25"). A4 (A4 lacking); 8 pp. (pp. 7?8 lacking, supplied in early manuscript). Wing (rev. ed.) R677; ESTC T229795 & R223718; Smith, Bibliotheca Anti-Quakeriana, 311. On Reeve, see: The Dictionary of National Biography, XLVII, 408?409. On Muggleton, see: The Dictionary of National Biography, XXXIX, 264?67. On the Muggletonians, see: Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church 948. Recent marbled paper over light boards; front cover with a paper label lettered in black. Faint library rubber-stamp on recto of next-to-last leaf. Browned with darker spotting; chipping in the margins repaired with tissue paper. Pp. 7?8 lacking, text thereof supplied in manuscript. Underlining in pencil. . Bookseller Inventory # 5116

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Title: drop-title] An epistle of the prophet Reeve....

Publisher: 1670?], [London

Publication Date: 1670

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